Access World News!

We now get Access World News Research Collection by Newsbank!

NewsbankThis comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international levels. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, journals, broadcast transcripts and vidoes. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities adn people. Content is easily searched and sorted though an intuitive, map-based interface.  Give it a try!

New Databases Available From The Library

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Thanks to a partnership with UVA’s Libraries, the College at Wise Library is pleased to offer access to JSTOR, as well as all of SAGE Publications, SAGE Research Methods Online, and Gallup Analytics.  Below are descriptions of the databases:

JSTOR’s digital archival collections include more than 2000 journals covering over 50 academic disciplines along with thousands of monographs and other educational materials.  At present, JSTOR contains Arts & Sciences collections, a multi-disciplinary Life Sciences collection, discipline-specific collections across several fields, and four primary source collections.  Collections include the complete archival record for each title.  Journal records begin with the first volume and issue published and extends to a publication date in the past three to five years.  JSTOR allows searching of its archival collections by author and/or keywords.