New Database Trials

May 13, 2011 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

The Library has trials to several new databases. See the information below for details about each database, including access information. Please contact your library liaison with any feedback you have about any of these trials.

Communication Abstracts
“Containing over 244,000 records, Communication Abstracts covers major journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource that encompasses the breadth of the communication discipline.” (http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/communication-abstracts)

On-campus access: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=cax
Off-campus access: Contact the Library’s Reference Desk (410-704-2462) for login information.
Trial expiration date: July 1, 2011

World Politics Review
World Politics Review is a full-text database on EBSCOhost® providing extensive coverage of international politics and foreign affairs. WPR is updated daily and provides in-depth background material on global issues that are not deeply covered by mainstream media sources.

Access: http://proxy-tu.researchport.umd.edu/login?ins=tu&url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=wpr

Counseling and Therapy in Video
An online collection of videos for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology and psychiatric counseling.

Access: http://proxy-tu.researchport.umd.edu/login?ins=tu&url=http://ctiv.alexanderstreet.com

Primal Pictures
Derived from real human data, this range of software provides over 5,000 3D anatomical structures, clinical slides, dissections, animations and much more. Understand and explore relationships within the human body, add/remove layers and rotate the model to get the view you need in just a few clicks.

Access: http://proxy-tu.researchport.umd.edu/login?ins=tu&url=/login?url=http://ovidsp.ovid.com/ovidweb.cgi?T=JS&NEWS=n&CSC=Y&PAGE=main&D=pplp

Rehabilitation Reference Center
Rehabilitation Reference Center is an evidence-based clinical reference tool for use by rehabilitation clinicians at the point-of-care, providing therapists and students with the best available evidence for their information needs in the areas of:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy

On-campus access: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=rrc
Off-campus access: Contact the Reference Desk at 410-704-2462 for login details.

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