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19th Century British Library Newspapers Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through November 2 to this collection of full runs of 48 newspapers selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth century Britain. The collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection.
Note: trial ends Nov. 2

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Series 1 Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial of this resource offering the text of American periodicals published between 1691 and 1820, including original typography, graphics, and drawings.  Search all four series by selecting Choose Databases.
Note: trial ends Dec. 2

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Series 2 Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial of this resource offering the text of American periodicals published between 1821 and 1837, including original typography, graphics, and drawings.  Search all four series by selecting Choose Databases.

Note: trial ends Dec. 2

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Series 3 Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial of this resource offering the text of American periodicals published between 1838 and 1852, including original typography, graphics, and drawings.  Search all four series by selecting Choose Databases.
Note: trial ends Dec. 2

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Series 4 Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial of this resource offering the text of American periodicals published between 1866 and 1867, including original typography, graphics, and drawings.  Search all four series by selecting Choose Databases.
Note: trial ends Dec. 2

Auction Catalogs Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through December 31, 2011, to over 1,500 digitized auction catalogs from the collections of the Frick Art Reference Library and the Thomas J. Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The digitized catalogs date from the 18th through early 20th centuries.

Note: trial ends December 31, 2011

Defining Gender, 1450-1910 Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images Resource contains audio
The Graduate Centert has a trial through October 21 to this collection of manuscripts, printed works and illustrations from British and European archives.

Note: trial ends Oct. 20

Eighteenth Century Journals Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images Resource contains audio
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 20 to this collection of British periodicals published from 1685 to 1815.

Note: trial ends Oct. 20

Empire Online Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 20 to this collection of primary materials related to British colonialism from 1492 to 2007.

Note: trial ends Oct. 20

Gale News Vault Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 13 to the archives of several British newspapers from the seventeenth century to the present and to nineteenth-century American newspapers.  Includes the Times Literary Supplement and the Financial Times.  Can be searched with the Economist and the London Illustrated News.

Note: trial ends Oct. 13

Illustrated London News Historical Archive Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 13 to the archive of the newspaper published from 1842 to 2003..  Includes color images.

Note: trial ends Oct. 13

Jewish Life in America, 1654-1954 Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 20 to this collection of documents, images, and maps from the American Jewish Historical Society.

Note: trial ends Oct. 20

JSTOR Plant Science Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images

CUNY has a trial through the end of 2011 to the largest online database of plant type specimens (over 800,000 as of July 2010).   Included are plant type specimens, taxonomic structures, scientific literature, foundational reference works and books, correspondence, including handwritten letters and memorandum from the senior staff of the Royal Botanic Gardens from 1841 to 1928, and more than 20,000 paintings, photographs, drawings, and other images.



Note: trial ends December 31, 2011

Literary Manuscripts Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 20 to this collection of manuscripts by nineteenth-century British writers drawn from the Berg Collection of the New York Public Library.

Note: trial ends Oct. 20

Nursing Education in Video Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Resource contains video
The Graduate Center has a trial through November 8 to this collection of 260 videos created for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers.
Note: trial ends Nov. 8

SpringerProtocols Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial of this resource providing more than 22,000 peer-reviewed life sciences protocols.

Note: more than 22,000 protocols

Victorian Popular Culture Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
The Graduate Center has a trial through October 20 to this collection of documents and images dealing with Victorian popular culture in Great Britain and the United States.

Note: trial ends Oct. 20