Volume 11 Number 1
Union Catalog Stats
ALEPH Service Pack
"LitFinder is international in scope, covers all time periods, and contains a wealth of primary literature content, including more than 126,500 full-text poems, 850,000 poem citations and excerpts, 5,000 full-text short stories, 2,800 full-text essays, 1,800 full-text speeches, and 1,000 full-text plays. LitFinder also includes biographies, work summaries, photographs, and a glossary. A subject navigator provides over 10,000 subject headings, and basic and advanced search modes allow users to search by keyword, author, subject, work title, work date, nationality, gender, timeline, and more."
The resource should already be appearing within your menu of Gale databases. A resource-specific URL is also available. You can contact OLIS for LitFinder pricing.Gale Freezes some SUNY Prices
Gale representatives have indicated that certain SUNY e-resources will be offered at no additional charge:
EBSCO Offer -- POV database and Academic Search Complete
The upgrade from Academic Search Premier to the "Complete" version involves some "1500 additional scholarly journals and monographs...Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 10,100 journals and a total of more than 10,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc."
"Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 250 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument),counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide."
The EBSCO offer represents as little as 20% or less of the costs for these databases/upgrades on a retail, per-campus basis.
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