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Trial databases arranged in order of end date (earliest to latest):



Readex's American Slavery Collection

Trial Expires: June 27, 2014

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This fully searchable digital edition will offer access to approximately 3,500 works on nearly every aspect of slavery and abolition. Printed over the course of more than 100 years, these diverse materials include books, pamphlets, graphic materials, and ephemera, all filmed in full-resolution color.

Kanopy Streaming Service

Trial Expires: January 24, 2014

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Kanopy is a leading distributor of online educational videos, offering colleges, schools, hospitals, corporates and other educational institutions a comprehensive, one-stop shop for all their streaming video needs.

GoinGlobal's Country Career Guide

Trial Expires: February 28, 2014 

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The ultimate jobseeker’s tool for finding employment at home and abroad!

GoinGlobal’s USA/Canada Cities Guide

Trial Expires: February 28, 2014 

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Finds employment opportunities within the largest and most dynamic metropolitan areas in North America.

Key Business Ratios

Trial Expires: February 8, 2014 

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KBR is an Internet-based tool that allows research of both public & private companies’ industry benchmarks.

Username: KBR
Password: Mergent

Ancestry Library Edition

Trial Expires: March 29,2014

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Ancestry Library Edition, distributed exclusively by ProQuest and powered by Ancestry.com, delivers billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more.

Eighteen Century Collections Online (ECCO)

Trial Expires: May 30, 2014

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Use Eighteenth Century Collections Online to access the digital images of every significant English-language and foreign-language book published during the 18th Century. With full-text searching of millions of pages, the product allows researchers new methods of access to critical information in the fields of history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more.

Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)

Trial Expires: May 30, 2014

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A ground-breaking resource for 19th century studies, NCCO is a multi-year global digitization and publishing program focused on primary source collections of the nineteenth century. Collections for this program are sourced through partnerships with major world libraries as well as specialist libraries, and content includes monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, statistics, and more.

Artemis: Primary Sources

Trial Expires: May 30, 2014

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Artemis Primary Sources is an integrated research environment that allows users to search across Gale primary source collections. This integrated platform brings together Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) and Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) into one research experience.

America's News

Trial Expires: June 30, 2014

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America’s Newspapers provides the electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. Each paper provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community.

Irish Newspaper Archives

Trial Expires: April 6, 2014

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The Irish Newspaper Archives is the world's largest online database of Irish Newspapers. Includes national and regional titles offering researchers the opportunity to learn about Ireland’s unique turbulent past from a national and local perspective. Allows users to search, retrieve and view Ireland's past in the exact format it was published.

American Slavery Collection, 1820-1922

Trial Expires: April 11, 2014

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This fully searchable digital edition will offer access to approximately 3,500 works on nearly every aspect of slavery and abolition. Printed over the course of more than 100 years, these diverse materials include books, pamphlets, graphic materials, and ephemera, all filmed in full-resolution color.