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AccessPharmacy

  • Vendor: McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC

Textbooks for the PharmD curriculum. Includes:
• Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine
• DiPiro's Pharmacotherapy
Reference books, NAPLEX review help students to develop and track key skills, and more. Works best with non-Internet Explorer browsers.
Funded by the Keck Graduate Institute, School of Pharmacy

ACLS Humanities Ebooks

  • Vendor: University of Michigan

Full-text humanities ebooks, the majority from scholarly publishers. Chapters downloadable as PDFs.

African American Poetry

  • Vendor: ProQuest

Contains nearly 3,000 poems by African American poets of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, from the earliest published African American poems to the works of Paul Laurence Dunbar, the first African American poet to achieve national success and recognition.

Aozora Bunko

  • Vendor: Aozora Bunko

Japan's public domain book archive includes works by famous Japanese authors as well as works in translation by English-speaking authors.
Books are in PDF format

Black Short Fiction and Folklore

  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Stories and folklore from Africa and the African Diaspora. Over 11,700 short stories and folktales ranging from oral traditions to contemporary tales of modern life. Includes complete runs of selected literary magazines such as Kyk-Over-Al and The Beacon.

Cambridge Companions Online

  • Vendor: Cambridge

A series of authoritative guides, written by experts, that provide introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods.

FYI: The library has also purchased over 300 additional Cambridge Companions (1997 - 2015) which can be accessed via the database, Literature Online. To find a list of the Companions in Literature Online search “Cambridge Companion” as “Publications” and “In publication summary," or you can search by title.

Cambridge Core

  • Vendor: Cambridge

E-books and journal articles from Cambridge University Press.

Caribbean Literature

  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Includes more than 100,000 pages of poems, drama, novels, stories and related material produced in the region during the 19th and 20th centuries.. Features works in English, Spanish, French, and Dutch as well as various Creole languages. Translations of major works, dictionaries, and reference materials are included.

China Knowledge Resource Integrated Database (KNS) 中國知網數據庫

  • Vendor: Tsinghua Tongfang Knowledge Network Technology

A portal of 20 databases developed by China Knowledge CNKI(China National Knowledge Network 中國知網), covering academic books, journals, master thesis, doctoral dissertations, conference proceedings, core newspapers, statistical yearbooks, data analysis, and population census. Full text search, browsing, download and print. May 22 - September 30, 2020.

Diaolong Full-text database of Chinese and Japanese ancient books 雕龍 -- 中日古籍全文資料庫

Consists of 10 sub-databases covering Chinese and Japanese historical, political, economic, religious, philosophic, literary, ethnic and geographic documents, such as Daozang 道藏, Daozang jiyao 道藏辑要, Sibu congkan 四部叢刊, Yongle dadian 永樂大典, Gujin tushu jicheng 古今圖書集成, Siku quanshu 四庫全書, and more. Full text searchable across databases. May 18 - September 30, 2020.

Duxiu

  • Vendor: Duxiu

Full-text Chinese journal articles, books, newspapers, theses, conference proceedings, and video clips. Comprehensive coverage. Full text delivered to email if not instantly available from the database.

Edward Elgar E-books

  • Vendor: Edward Elgar Publishing

Books, reference sources, and reviews on Law, Business Management, Economics and the Social Sciences.

GeoRef

  • Vendor: Elsevier

Scholarly citations for all the literature in geology from the American GeoSciences Institute.

HathiTrust Digital Library

  • Vendor: Hathitrust

Digitized books and magazines. Full-text available of out-of-copyright works. To download as a PDF, click Log In button and select your college.

IMF eLibrary

(International Monetary Fund)
  • Vendor: IMF

Current and historical economic time series data on IMF lending, exchange rates, and other economic and financial indicators some back to 1940. Manuals, guides, and other material available. Also full text access to all eBooks, journals, and working papers.

Inspec

  • Vendor: Elsevier

Articles and reviews from discipline specific publications in physics, electrical and electronics engineering, computing and control, and information technology. Articles date from 1969 - present. Good for research in the applied sciences.

Internet Archive's Open Library

  • Vendor: Internet Archive

Like a physical library, the Internet Archive provides free access to digitized books. The archive contains 330 billion web pages, 20 million books and texts, 4.5 million audio recordings (including 180,000 live concerts), 4 million videos, (including 1.6 million TV news programs, 3 million image, and 200,000 software programs.

JSTOR

  • Vendor: JSTOR

A growing full text collection of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Most titles only include backfiles (some as far back as the early 1800s), with only some current content. Also includes university press ebooks.

KSI E-Books

  • Vendor: KSI

Full-text Korean language e-books in humanities, social sciences, and STEM fields.

La Red de Bibliotecas Virtuales CLACSO

  • Vendor: CLACSO (Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales)

Digital repository offering free access to more than 100,000 texts covering the social sciences from the CLACSO (Consejo Latinoamericano de Ciencias Sociales) network.

Latino Literature

  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Includes novels, short stories, poetry and plays inspired by the intersection of cultures between the United States and six different countries and regions that constitute the Latino world. The majority of the works are in English with selected works of particular importance presented in Spanish. 19th century to present.

LWW Health Library

(Lippincott, Health Library)
  • Vendor: Wolters Kluwer

Textbooks for the PharmD curriculum. Includes the following and more:
• Pharmaceutical Sciences Collection
• Clinical Pharmacy Collection
• Bates', Anatomical Sciences Collection
• Basic Sciences Collection
• Osteopathic Collection
Funded by the Keck Graduate Institute, School of Pharmacy.

Medical Services and Warfare

(AM Explorer)
  • Vendor: Adam Matthew

1850-1970. Hospital Reports and register, correspondence, memoirs and diaries, printed books and periodicals, maps, charts and hospital plans, photographs, postcards and illustrations and objects. Conflicts included: Crimean War, the American Civil War, The First World War. Topics include: impact on medicine during peacetime, influenza epidemic, 1918 post-war rehab, Women at War, sanitation, surgery, mental health, personal experience, hospital care, public health, systems and more. Features include interactive data visualization, medical developments, biographies and essays.

New Oxford Shakespeare

  • Vendor: Oxford

Electronic access to complete Shakespeare works in a modern critical edition (modern spellings), critical reference edition (original spellings), and authorship companion (essays of authorship and chronology); complete texts, notes, and scholarly resources; words can be searched across the set of editions

O’Reilly Safari Learning Platform: Academic edition

  • Vendor: O'Reilly Safari Proquest

E-learning platform with mobile app available. Ebooks and instructional videos in the categories of Data, Hardware, Security, Software Development, System Administration, and Web & Mobile development; plus Business, Career Development, Design, Math, Science, Engineering, and Travel & Hobbies.

Open Textbook Library

  • Vendor: Center for Open Education

The Open Textbook Library is a collection curated by the Open Textbook Network. Its criteria for inclusion distinguish it from other OER collections. OER experts; librarians, faculty, and others with vested interests in higher education may nominate resources to be included in the collection if they meet the following criteria; Has an open license that permits derivative works, is a complete work published as a portable file, is currently in use at multiple higher education institutions ( a mechanism of peer review ), is an original work.

OverDrive

(Libby)
  • Vendor: OverDrive

Supplementary collection of popular and academic e-book and audiobook titles across a wide variety of subjects. This collection is not intended to be comprehensive or to replace the full suite of e-books and audiobooks provided by public libraries. If you do not see a title of interest try using your local public library (LA County, San Bernardino County)

See OverDrive help for support. Libby is a free app for borrowing e-books and digital audio books. Visit Libby help.

Past Masters Full Text Humanities

  • Vendor: Intelex

Full-text literature, philosophy, and theology classics online in scholarly editions, in addition to the correspondence of selected authors.

Project MUSE

  • Vendor: Johns Hopkins University

Includes journal articles from 40 scholarly publishers in the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural and ethnic studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and many others.

PsycBOOKS

  • Vendor: EBSCOhost

Book chapters in Psychology, from 1806 - 18 months ago.

ScienceDirect

  • Vendor: Elsevier

Science full text journals in all scientific disciplines plus accounting, business, decision sciences, economics, econometrics, energy & power, finance, management, psychology and social sciences. 1997-present.

Scripta Sinica

  • Vendor: Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica

Full-text classics of Chinese history, literature, philosophy, and religion. Compiled by the Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica in Taiwan. Search or browse subjects and titles using the traditional Chinese siku classification.

Twentieth-Century African American Poetry

(20th Century African American Poetry)
  • Vendor: ProQuest

Features collection of poetry written by the most important and influential African American poets of the twentieth century. Coverage begins with the key writers of the early decades, continues with major figures of the Harlem Renaissance, the Black Arts movement of the 1960s, and concludes with a considerable body of writing of the 1980s and 1990s.

Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels: Volume I

  • Vendor: Alexander Street Press

Includes full reproductions of graphics novels and comics starting from the 1950s. Besides digitized comics and graphic novels, this database also has interviews, commentary, theory, and criticism pertaining to the medium from various journals, books, and magazines.

Women Writers Online

  • Vendor: Northeastern University

Full-text access to important books by and about women published from 1400 to 1850.

World Bank eLibrary

  • Vendor: World Bank

Complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s. Covers over 20 disciplines.

Zhongguo Di Fang Li Shi Wen Xian Shu Ju Ku (Chinese Historical Local Archives Database) 中国地方历史文献数据库

  • Vendor: China International Book Trading Corporation

Contains Chinese archival documents at local levels from Wanli period of Ming dynasty1573-1620) to the Republic era (1911-1949). Includes land contracts, account books, administration records, tax and litigation documents, personal correspondence, daily accounts, family etiquettes, religion, genealogy, and reference tools for daily life and civil service examination. Full text searchable by resource categories, dynastical periods, household regions, and family names. May 13 - September 30, 2020.

Zhonghua Zai Zao Shan Ben Shu Ju Ku 中華再造善本數據庫(China Rare Book Reprinted Collection)

Contains more than 1,300 facsimiles Chinese rare books covering the Tang, Song, Yuan, Ming, and Qing periods. These books were selected by experts from the unique editions and manuscripts housed in more than 50 domestic and overseas institutions including the National Library of China, Shanghai Library, Peking University Library, and the British Library. High-resolution color images very close to the original, including the specific details of the edition. The collection is organized chronologically into five divisions by dynastic sequence, from Tang to Qing dynasties. Each division is classified per the four-fold classifications of Jing Shi Zi Ji 經史子集. May 13 - September 30, 2020.

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