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The College Library has a trial to
Statista is a worldwide data aggregator for statistics including 1 million statistics from over 18,000 sources (national and international data). Includes dossiers, industry reports, forecasts, Infographics, and more.
You must be on campus to access the trial. The trial ends on November 30, 2015.
The College Library has a trial to Swank Digital Campus, with access to the top 100 most requested films by academic libraries. This resources contains over 27,000 movies, including brand new feature films, documentaries, foreign films, and silent films.
Trial ends on September 30, 2015.
The College Library currently has trial access to The Philadelphia Tribune through ProQuest Historical Newspapers™. The Philadelphia Tribune is an African-American newspaper published 3 times weekly, including local news, sports, feature stories, and commentary.
As part of the ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ program, every issue includes the complete paper, cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. ProQuest Historical Newspapers™ provides easy access to the past. Researchers can search many different article types to find exactly what they are looking for, including:
- Letters to the Editor
- Birth and Marriage Announcements
- Stock Photos
- …and more
You must be on campus to access through the Trial Databases page. The trial ends on September 16, 2015.
The College Library has a trial, through August 20, 2015, to Flipster Digital Magazines, with access to over 550 magazines.
Access this trial, and many others, on our Trial Databases page (must be on campus).
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The College Library has a trial to publications from the Water Environment Federation, with access to the water industry’s freshest and most important research. This includes:
Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation
Residuals and Biosolids Management 2000 – WEFTEC 2013: Session 1 through 3
Water Environment Research
Vol. 64, no. 1 (January/February 1992) – Vol. 87, no. 6 (June 2015)
Vol. 1, no. 1 (April 2007) – Vol. 3, no. 1 (October 2009)
You must be on campus to access. The trial ends on August 7, 2015.
For more information about the Water Environment Federation, visit http://www.wef.org/