Thursday, Jul 31, 2014
Today's Hours: 8:00am - 8:00pm
WorldCat Local is the single search that connects you to all Mikkelsen Library materials as well as to the holding of libraries worldwide. It displays multiple types of library resources, formats and locations in a single relevancy-ranked results set. WorldCat Local links to the online catalog so that you can see where in the library items are located and if they are checked out. With a few additional clicks, requests can be made to borrow materials from other libraries.
ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) Humanities E-Book is a collaboration among 20 learned societies, over 100 publishers, and librarians at the University of Michigan's Scholarly Publishing Office. The result is an online, fully searchable collection of high-quality books in the humanities, recommended and reviewed by scholars.
The ATLA Historical Monographs Collection consists of two series that provide access to more than 29,000 titles—or more than 10 million pages—focused on religion and theology. Dating mostly from 1850 through 1923, a time of great doctrinal, social and organizational turmoil and upheaval in American culture, this resource is vital for scholars seeking to understand religious thought and practice in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
Credo Reference is a full-text online reference service. The collection includes over three million entries from hundreds of well-regarded titles from some of world's the best reference publishers. Credo’s collection contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range of subject-specific titles covering everything from art to accountancy, science to Shakespeare and law to literature.
Academic Complete is a highly interactive eBook database from ebrary that covers all academic subject areas. The collection currently includes more that 50,000 titles from more than 220 of the world's leading academic, STM , and professional publishers. A small web browser plug-in, the ebrary reader, allows users to store books on a personal bookshelf, highlight text, and more!
A collection of electronic books -- 5,800+ from academic/trade publishers and 2,900+ from the public domain. Books may be previewed for 15 minutes.
Full-text journal articles, literary criticism, reviews, biographical information, and overviews on over 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.
The mission of HathiTrust is to contribute to the common good by collecting, organizing, preserving, communicating, and sharing the record of human knowledge. If you are not a member of a partner institution, you can search and access fully viewable materials in HathiTrust, and download materials where there are no third-party restrictions (see Why isn't full-PDF download publicly available for all viewable volumes? for more information). You can also sign up for a University of Michigan "Friend Account" in order to login and save personal collections of materials.
A digitized collection of several thousand classic texts from seminary libraries, this collection is searchable by author, title, or Biblical passage. Titles are being added continually.