New eResources

The following resources have been added in the last six months.

Indexes all APS journals, with links to full text for most.

11 handbooks in the field of psychology. Click "Search" in the top tool bar to search across handbooks.

Smith College is a member of the Center for Research Libraries (CRL), which acquires and preserves "unique and little-known documents." The collections, which number about five million items, are international in scope and made available to researchers at member institutions through interlibrary loan, electronic delivery, and on-site use at CRL in Chicago. Read more....

1834-1966

Letters, telegrams, reports, treaties, etc. generated by the British Foreign and Colonial offices. Topics range from coastal trading in the early 19th c., the European scramble for Africa, World War II, colonial independence movements to apartheid in South Africa.

Documents words, phrases & pronunciations that vary regionally across the United States.

Documents words, phrases & pronunciations that vary regionally across the United States.

1450-1700

Digitized collection of rare books & incunabula; includes works from the national libraries of France, Florence & the Netherlands; the Wellcome Library (London); the Royal Library, Denmark, with more libraries set to join the program.

Searchable collection of articles by scientists and historians in fields of biochemistry & physiology, cell biology, developmental biology, ecology, evolution, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, neuroscience, microbiology & virology, plant science, structural biology, science and society.

Primary sources related to colonial history, politics, culture and society, from Columbus to debates on American Imperialism, in thematic sections: Cultural Contacts; the Literature of Empire; the Visible Empire; Religion; and Race, Class & Imperialism.

Will contain 500 hours of film covering all realms of environmental studies: ethics, policy, economics, law, sociology, planning & environmental science. Trial ends 1/20/15.

mid-1850’s through late 1960’s

Indexes 150 prominent art history journals published from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries, with good coverage of American and European titles.

Indexes 150 prominent art history journals published from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries, with good coverage of American and European titles.

2014+

Comprehensive directory compiled by the College Art Association of America lists programs in the US, Canada, UK, and Europe.

Full-text, current eBooks from the Institute of Physics. Contains titles from two series: Expanding Physics (10 eBooks) and Concise Physics collection (25 eBooks).

Streaming educational & feature films across all disciplines, with films from the BBC, California Newsreel, Criterion, PBS & many others.

Standard reference work on contemporary German literature. Includes essays on writers, as well as complete bibliographies of primary and secondary literature. German, Austrian, and Swiss writers included.

Books, magazines & archival materials documenting LGBT political, social & cultural movements throughout the 20th century to present. Includes select rare works from notable LGBT publishers plus mainstream trade & university publishers. Trial ends 1/20/14.

The major collection of Greek & Latin texts, continuously updated. Highly searchable, with single- & dual-language reading modes; marking & annotation features, plus tools for sharing; ability to create & save bookshelf.

Over 200 plays by 48 playwrights, more than half are previously unpublished or hard-to-find. Trial ends 1/20/15.

Multimedia collection synthesizing major psychological experiments of the 20th and 21st centuries. Trial ends 1/20/15.

1841-2002

Iconic British humor magazine, whose celebrated cartoons documented rapid technological, social, and political change in the 19th and 20th centuries.

A gateway to distinctive digital collections and online exhibitions unique to Smith College.The collections feature images, audio, video, and text from multiple repositories and platform including the Libraries’ Special Collections, the Museum of Art, the Imaging Center, the Botanic Gardens, and select scholar collections

1840-1940

Primary source documents on major expositions. Covers architecture, fine & decorative arts, technology, industrial design, science, entertainment, urban planning, manufacturing, cultural history, etc.

1820-1926

Catalogs, pamphlets, advertising materials & ephemera, 1820-1926, on essential industries that emerged in the 19th & early 20th centuries, e.g. steam engines, railroads, motorized vehicles, agricultural/farm machinery, building & construction, mining, etc.

Video collection covering fitness & health assessment, disease management, injury treatment, nutrition, medical fitness, sport science, work-site wellness, exercise adherence, etc.

Full-text adult comic books & graphic novels, plus interviews, criticism & articles that document this genre. Trial ends 1/20/15.