Databases (14 results)

Latin America in Video [via Alexander Street Press]
America Latina en Video/ América Latina em Vídeo has over 400 original-language documentaries from Latin America producers and independent filmmakers supporting Latin American studies, Spanish, and Portuguese. Subjects include human rights, violence, immigration, illiteracy, popular culture, and political history. Materials are presented in their original language with abstracts and indexing in Spanish, Portuguese, and English. Many videos have subtitles.
Coverage: 1978 - present
Latin American Women Writers [via ProQuest]
The collection contains 300 plays and more than 100,000 pages of poetry and prose written by Latin American women authors from 19 countries. Spanning a period from the colonial era to the present day, the literary works, memoirs, feminist essays, and other materials are available full-text in their original language.
The New York Review of Books
With a worldwide circulation of over 135,000, The New York Review of Books has established itself, in Esquire's words, as the premier literary-intellectual magazine in the English language. Every two weeks, writers publish essays and reviews of books and the arts, including music, theater, dance, and film.
ClasePeriodica [via Universidad Autonoma Nacional de Mexico]
Index of Latin American journals books, essays, book reviews, conference proceedings, technical reports and interviews. 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, focus on Pan-American issues, topics in the social sciences, humanities, sciences and technology from over 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.
Coverage: 1975-2009
Tags: Latin America, Social Science
Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press [via East View Information Services]
Leading publication in the field of Soviet/Russian area studies. Weekly presentation of select Russian-language press materials, carefully translated into English. Intended for use in teaching and research, the translations serve as documentary materials without elaboration or commentary, and state the opinions and views of the original authors, not the publishers of the journal.
Coverage: 2001-present
Tags: News, Post-Soviet, Soviet
De Gruyter University Press Library [via De Gruyter]
Multi-disciplinary collection of ebooks selected from the front list titles of participating university presses. Participants include: Amsterdam University Press, Columbia University Press, Cornell University Press, Duke University Press, Fordham University Press, Harvard University Press, New York University Press, Princeton University Press, Rutgers University Press, Stanford University Press, University of California Press, University of Chicago Press, University of Pennsylvania Press, University of Toronto Press, and Yale University Press.
Early English Books Online (EEBO) [via ProQuest]
Indexes citations and provides linked page images of works represented in the microfilm series Early English Books I and II, based on The Short-Title Catalogue (Pollard and Redgrave, 1475-1640); the Short-Title Catalog II (Wing, 1641-1700), The Thomson Tracts (1640-1661), and The Early English Books Tracts Supplements.
Coverage: 1450-1700
Tags: Great Britain, History, Language, Literature
Early European Books [via ProQuest]
Early European Books traces the history of printing in Europe from its origins through to the close of the seventeenth century, offering full-color, high-resolution facsimile images of rare and hard-to-access printed sources. Includes collections 1-14. Early European Books provides scholars with new ways of accessing and exploring all works printed in Europe before 1701, drawing together a diverse array of printed sources, regardless of language, as well as works published further afield. Developed and produced in close collaboration with scholars, rare book librarians, bibliographers, and other experts from the library world, this resource offers full-color, high-resolution facsimile images of some of the world's most significant collections of early printed books in Europe. More information
Coverage: Pre-1701
Related links: Title List (.xlsx)
Gale Literature Resource Center [via Gale]
Biographies, bibliographies, and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline. Covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers. Combines the core Gale Group literary databases: Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and Dictionary of Literary Biography. Complements Literature Criticism Online.