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New Online Resource Trials: The Works of Ben Jonson, The Churchill Archive and More!
Kelvin Smith Library is pleased to offer trials of the following resources to all CWRU faculty, students and staff. For more information, to gain access and submit your feedback, please visit the links below. Remember to connect to the campus wired network, Case Wireless, or through VPN to gain full access.
- Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson Online
The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson Online presents a complete reappraisal of this major Renaissance writer, complementing and extending the seven-volume print edition of Jonson’s works published in 2012.
Available until Feb. 28, 2014
- Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors.
Available until March 3, 2014
- Dictionary of American Regional English
The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE)—representing the full panoply of American regional vocabulary, from Adam’s housecat to Zydeco—has long been consulted by a wide range of scholars and lovers of language and regional nuance. This digital version transforms the dictionary into an interactive, multimedia tool that will greatly benefit both scholarly inquiry and general intellectual curiosity.
Available until March 5, 2014
- Churchill Archive
The Churchill Archive includes more than 800,000 pages of original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from Winston S. Churchill’s personal correspondence to his official exchanges with kings, presidents, politicians, and military leaders. The Churchill Archive is more than a fantastic collection of primary source material; it is a unique digital library offering new insight into a fascinating period of our past.
Available until March 12, 2014
Posted by Hannah Levy on February 7, 2014 02:52 PM