Recently Added Databases

Database Description
February 2013
L'Année Philologique L'Année Philologique, published by the Societé Internationale de Bibliographie Classique, is a database of scholarly works relating to all aspects of ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. Its subjects are Greek and Latin literature, history, philosophy, art, mythology, music, and science. L'Année provides citations and abstracts to over 10,000 journal articles and books.
December 2012
ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library grants access to over 12,000 standards in more than 130 industry areas, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering. The library has a Basic subscription, which includes access only to Active ASTM standards and does not include Redline, Historical and Withdrawn standards. For more information, users may refer to an introductory instructional video or online user’s guide
Jane's All the World's Aircraft: Development & Production Jane’s All the World’s Aircraft database provides up-to-date detailed technical information on civil and military aircraft in production or under development around the world.  This information includes drawings and photographs.  Information is also available on world events through alerts and feeds, intelligence briefings, and reports, guides, and handbooks
PsycTESTS® Produced by the American Psychological Association (APA),PsycTESTS® is a one-of-a-kind database providing descriptive summaries, full text (if available), and relevant citations on the development and assessment of tests and measures that can be used in research and teaching. This repository includes unpublished tests, tests developed by psychologists for which no source documentation is available, and information about commercially published tests. Information on each test includes: data on the scope of the test, test implementation, a high-level overview of the test’s development, and reliability and validity data (when available). Coverage begins in 1910 and the database is updated monthly.
World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean features primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean, academic journal articles, newspapers, maps and statistics. World Scholar covers topics such as politics, economics, religion, culture, international affairs, the environment, science, and technology. The topics are presented on a country and continent level, and the collection includes manuscripts, signed letters, expedition records, reports, maps, diaries, descriptions of voyages, etc.
November 2012
This database provides searchable full-text access to more than 2 million pages of internal memos, legal briefs, and direct action summaries from national, legal, and branch offices of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Covering the years from 1909 to 1972 and the presidencies from Taft to Nixon, these primary sources provide first-hand views into crucial racial issues such as lynching, school desegregation, and discrimination.