Humanities

Contemporary Authors

Contemporary Authors Online offers your students and patrons continuous access to current biographical and bibliographical data on more than 120,000 modern authors, while eliminating your need for product storage. Each Contemporary Authors Online entry contains the most complete and up-to-date entry, accessible through an easy-to-use interface with a variety of search paths to help you locate the information you need quickly and efficiently. You can easily search for an author by name, title of work, subject/genre, nationality, date and place of birth, honors, awards and much more.

Category: 

Books & Authors

Book fans know the feeling: finishing a thrilling novel or an engaging nonfiction work and wanting to sustain that momentum to the next book. But what is that next book? Gale can help. Books & Authors is a new resource that offers ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors and topics. Books & Authors is specially designed to complement the browsing habits of today's Web user, integrating easy-to-follow menus that allow users to broaden and narrow their searches according to author, title, series, awards and other criteria.

Category: 

Films On Demand: Master Academic Package

At Films On Demand, we know that content matters. Our video library has been assembled not just with a focus on volume, but also with a discerning eye for quality and relevance. It is the result of decades of careful curating with a single guiding principle: providing every academic department on campus with the most essential video titles for their field of study. Always on the cutting edge, Films On Demand has been greatly enhanced with a brand-new platform that provides users with the content, tools, speed, and performance that today’s online experience demands.

Category: 

Access Video on Demand for Public Libraries

Video on demand in budget-friendly collections Films On Demand streaming video collections allow multiple simultaneous users access to over 10,000 titles and over 110,000 segments Give patrons instant access to thousands of world-class documentaries, award-winning educational films, and helpful instructional videos whenever they visit your library.

Category: 

Short Story Index

Locate more than 96,000 stories, including the full text of over 4,000 stories with the pinpoint accuracy of electronic searching! For the reader seeking short fiction by a favorite author, the teacher looking for the quintessential example of a particular genre, or the student researching the body of work of a literary figure, Short Story Index is a practical resource. Also AvailableShort Story Index Retrospective: 1915-1983

Category: 

Reader's Guide Full Text, Mega Edition

Full Text, Abstracts, Index, Page Images, & More! Dramatically expand your popular periodical resources with full text plus the trusted reliability of Readers' Guide indexing! The index that revolutionized the world of research, Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature is now better, more powerful, convenient, affordable, and flexible than ever! Readers' Guide Full Text, Mega Edition offers the ultimate in current events coverage, curriculum support, and quality periodicals research for students, educators, and library patrons.

Category: 

Poetry and Short Story Reference Center

This full-text database provides a historically rich collection of hundreds of thousands of classic and contemporary poems, as well as short stories, biographies and authoritative essays on such topics as poetic forms, movements and techniques�__�_�including contemporary content from the finest publishers.

Category: 

Fiction Core Collection

The selective list presented in this collection features classic and contemporary works of fiction recommended for a general adult audience, written in or translated into English. The best authors and their most widely-read works in literary and popular fiction old and new are listed including mysteries, science fiction, fantasy, Westerns and romance. With more than 8000 titles, Fiction Core Collection provides entries for individual novels, as well as analytic entries for novellas and novels contained in compositeworks.

Category: 
Ohio