Database Trials

Database trials are databases that we have for a brief period of time because we are considering them for purchase. Please test them out and send your comments to the librarian who is sponsoring the trial. Note the end dates for the trials.
Database Trial

- Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres. This literature resource includes the DLB main series, the DLB Documentary Series, and the DLB Yearbook Series - all delivered in an easy-to-use 24/7 online format that matches the exact look and feel of the print originals.

This trial runs:
Monday, March 06, 2017 to Friday, March 24, 2017
Database Trial

- The Japan Times Digital Archive provides access to nearly 500,000 pages of searchable English-language articles covering over a century of Japanese history from 1897-2015.

The online search tools allow users to enter keywords to find articles or advertisements on specific topics, with the option to limit searches to publication dates, title, specific days of the week, type of publication (Main, Extra or Supplement) or by Imperial Period:

• Meiji ([1868-1913] 1897-1912)

• Taishō (1912-1926)

• Shōwa (1926-1989)

• Heisei ([1989-present] 1989-2014)

This trial runs:
Friday, March 17, 2017 to Sunday, April 16, 2017

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