Books and Media

African Writers Series

http://libproxy.smith.edu:2048/login?url=http://collections.chadwyck.com/home/home_aws.jsp

Full text versions of titles in the Heinemann's African Writers Series, with works by Nelson Mandela, Chinua Achebe, Tayeb Salih, Steve Biko, Ama Ata Aidoo, Nadine Gordimer, etc.  Includes novels, drama, poetry and author biographies.

New Books at Smith [Religion]

http://fcaa.library.umass.edu:8991/cgi-bin/newbooks_1.pl?inst_req=SMT&subj_req=REL&weeks_req=2

Film Index International

http://libproxy.smith.edu:2048/login?url=http://fii.chadwyck.com

Produced by the British Film Institute. In-depth indexing of thousands of films, from the silent era to current films; biographical information; coverage of international film awards & prizes; searchable plot summaries plus full cast & crew lists.

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 [EBSCO]

http://libproxy.smith.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=hev
Dates of Coverage: 
1493-1750

Contains over 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to books and pamphlets about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

Historic Northampton Online Resources

http://libproxy.smith.edu:2048/login?url=http://www.historic-northampton.org/research.html

Searchable digital collections, including photos (esp. the Howes Brothers Collection), objects, artifacts & maps; the Historic House Inventory, indexed plot map of the Old Burial Grounds & full-text of The Hampshire Gazette, 1786+ (in progress).

Other Libraries & Catalogs

http://libguides.smith.edu/content.php?pid=79493&sid=588604

Links to Five College & local library websites, hours pages & catalogs, plus tools to connect with more libraries.

Europeana

http://www.europeana.eu

Europe's answer to Google Books. Includes videos and images too.

International Music Score Library Project (ILAP)

http://imslp.org/wiki/Main_Page

Virtual library that attempts to collect all public domain musical scores as well as scores from composers willing to share their music without charge.

Performing Arts Streaming Media

http://www.smith.edu/libraries/research/subject/artarchitecture.htm

PsycBOOKS [EBSCO]

http://libproxy.smith.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=pzh
Dates of Coverage: 
1806 to present

PDF chapters from books published by the APA and others; with 800 classic psychology books and articles from the Encyclopedia of Psychology (APA/Oxford).

Syndicate content