Databases

ProQuest Downtime July 29

Posted July 27, 2017

On Saturday, 29 July 2017, a ProQuest product maintenance window will launch worldwide to upgrade infrastructure, enhance security, and maintain reliability of ProQuest products.

The downtime scheduled for the United States (EDT) is: Saturday, 29 July, 3:00 p.m. through Saturday, 29 July, 11:59 p.m.

During this 9-hour window, some ProQuest products will be unavailable. Additionally, web-based customer access will be redirected to a webpage stating the planned maintenance times.

Products That Will Be Temporarily Offline

Research Databases

  • ProQuest Platform (search.proquest.com)
  • ProQuest Congressional (congressional.proquest.com)
  • ProQuest Dialog (search.proquest.com/professional)
  • ProQuest Trials
  • Chadwyck-Healey US databases
  • CultureGrams
  • eLibrary (all editions)
  • ProQuest Digital Microfilm
  • ProQuest Obituaries
  • ProQuest Research Companion
  • SIRS (all editions)
  • Ancestry Library Edition
  • Digital Sanborn maps

Dissertation Publishing

  • ProQuest/UMI ETD Administrator

Reference Management/Research Support Tools

  • RefWorks
  • COS Funding Opportunities
  • COS Scholar Universe
  • Pivot
  • Papers Invited

Bibliographic & Catalog Enrichment Resources

  • Books in Print®
  • LibraryThing for Libraries™
  • Resources for College Libraries
  • ProQuest Syndetic Solutions

Ex-Libris-Workflow Solutions

  • Intota Assessment
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New database trial: Embase

Posted February 28, 2017

The Library is currently trialing a new database. Let us know what you think!

Embase provides access to international biomedical literature including drug, medical device, and disease related information.

As ever, if this database is useful for your research, please contact our electronic resources librarian.

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New database trial: DynaMed Plus

Posted November 17, 2016

The Library is currently subscribed to a new database trial: DynaMed Plus.

DynaMed Plus is the clinical reference tool that clinicians go to for answers. Content is written by a world-class team of physicians who synthesize the evidence and provide objective analysis.

As always, if this database is useful for your research, contact our electronic resources librarian.

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New Databases: Statista and Morningstar

Posted October 10, 2016

The Library has two new databases available:

Statista: The Statistics Portal
A statistics portal that integrates thousands of diverse topics of data and facts from a wide range of sources onto a single platform. Categorized into market sectors, Statista provides quantitative facts on agriculture, finance, politics, and additional areas of interest. Sources of information include market researchers, trade publications, scientific journals, and government databases.

Morningstar Investment Research Center
A comprehensive stock database that includes financial data on companies traded on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ®, and the American Stock Exchange; in-depth research reports on companies; data on mutual, closed-end, and exchange-traded funds; analysts' reports on funds; exclusive investment tools and engaging educational features, including interactive training on basic and advanced stock, fund, and portfolio techniques.

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New database trial: World Religion Database

Posted September 29, 2016

The Library is currently subscribed to a new database trial: World Religion Database.

The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country of the world. It provides source material, including censuses and surveys, as well as best estimates for every religion to offer a definitive picture of international religious demography. It offers best estimates at multiple dates for each of the world’s religions for the period 1900 to 2050.

As always, if this database is useful for your research, please leave a comment here or contact our electronic resources librarian.

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New database trial: Symptom Media: Mental Health Education & Training Film Library

Posted September 27, 2016

The Library is currently subscribed to a new database trial: Symptom Media: Mental Health Education & Training Film Library.

Symptom Media is an online mental health education and training film library of mental health simulations providing viewers with training tools critical for symptom recognition. The films offer visual guideposts to better understand what a particular mental health diagnosis looks like and decreases the stigma for those facing psychological issues.

As always, if this database is useful for your research, please leave a comment here or contact our electronic resources librarian.

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Multimedia Display: Music for Studying

Posted September 21, 2016

To highlight our large music collection, the Library Multimedia Room presents Music for Studying. This display features mostly classical and instrumental music that provide a calm study environment.

The display includes:

and many more from Mozart, Bach, Brahms, Pachelbel, and others.

UNH professors gave their own recommendations for what students might listen to while studying:

Our student workers also contributed their favorite CDs for studying, which adds some modern music to the collection.

Also check out the online classical music database, the Classical Music Library, or one of the many more music databases available to UNH students, faculty, and staff!

This display will be open until mid-October, so make sure to stop by when studying for classes!

New database trial: SIPRI Yearbook Online

Posted September 6, 2016

The Library is currently subscribed to a new database trial: SIPRI Yearbook Online.

The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute is an independent international institute dedicated to research into conflict, armaments, arms control and disarmament. SIPRI Yearbook Online provides access to the SIPRI yearbooks.

As always, if this database is useful for your research, please leave a comment here or contact our electronic resources librarian.

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