PolicyMap has enabled trial access through May 31, 2020.
What is PolicyMap?
An online (no software installation needed) U.S. national data and mapping tool and analytics platform with multidisciplinary applications for college students and faculty.
ProQuest has enabled extended access to Academic Video Online & ProQuest Central through June 19. Access is indicated in our online catalog.
Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers ~ 68,000 titles.
ProQuest Central is the largest, multidisciplinary, full-text database available in the market today. This resource provides access to 47 of ProQuest's complete databases.
A few noteworthy collections that may be viewed in Academic Video Online are:
The following publishers (and many more!) have chosen to temporarily make content freely available on Project MUSE. Each publisher designates the specific content and for how long it will be freely available on MUSE. For a full list of publishers, visit "Free Resources on MUSE During COVID-19" at MUSE.
ProQuest is working with participating publishers to increase ebook access limits to unlimited access for titles owned by Pepperdine Libraries on the Proquest Ebook Central platform. A list of participating publishers is available at ProQuest's site; any titles purchased by the Libraries and published by these participating publishers will be converted to unlimited access through June 30, 2020.
Oxford University Press has offered a number of temporary free resources to students and faculty, including:
JSTOR has enabled access to all Multi-Discipline Archive Collections, which are all searchable on the JSTOR platform. Access is also indicated in our online catalog.
Pepperdine Libraries now have temporary expanded access to 12 unowned JSTOR archive collections (Arts & Sciences IV through Arts & Sciences XV). These journals span 60 disciplines and include more than 2,000 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Coverage to these journals runs from volume 1, issue 1 to JSTOR's moving wall.
As members of the Center for Research Libraries, we now have access to the following databases on EBSCOhost through June 30, 2020
H.W. Wilson Retrospective Indexes:
Cambridge University Press has enabled access to the Cambridge Companions, Cambridge Histories, and Cambridge Elements through May 31.
These can be accessed at the following links:
Title links will also appear in our online catalog.
As members of the Center for Research Libraries, we have access to the following databases from GALE through June 15, 2020.
Archives Unbound (Includes 300+ collections. Interdisciplinary topics including Area Studies, History, Politics, Religion, English Literature, and Local/Regional History. Presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents.)
"The ESSENTIALS" (86M+ pages of primary source content spanning 500+ years)
Historic UK and American News & Periodicals
Public Health Archives