Accessing eResources Remotely
Access to licensed library research materials (eResources) requires a special usernname/password combination.
To learn that username/password combination, login here, or call 318-869-5047.
Online Information Portals
This is a searchable, archived database of Internet resources of academic relevance, organized by the Dewey Decimal Classification and browsable by subject or class number. It is based in the UK. Web sites are chosen by experts and contain helpful annotations as to content. It provides links to documents, news service and journals as well. http://bubl.ac.uk
A librarian's choice of the best of web sites. It is arranged in a list of 84 subject areas from Activism to Yurts. Includes new and updated sites on a weekly basis. Spotlights any changes or additions. Be careful of the Amazon search box at the top. Must search by clicking on a subject word. http://www.digital-librarian.com
This is a virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information. It is assembled by librarians from various universities & colleges in the USA, many from the California system. http://infomine.ucr.edu
In ancient times, the Library of Alexandria was seen as a universal store of human knowledge. As the Library grew in size, however, it became increasingly difficult to locate relevant material. The poet Callimachus solved the problem by compiling a catalogue called The Pinakes. On a far smaller scale, these web pages hope to provide a similar function for Internet resources, by linking to the major subject gateways. http://www.hw.ac.uk/libwww/irn/pinakes/pinakes.html
Voice Of The Shuttle
This is a web organizer for humanities research. Voice may be said to be about "the ordering of things" — the ceaseless reconfiguration of humanities knowledge assisted by the new technologies of dynamic information. It is the creation of UC, Santa Barbara English Department. It consists of websites for use to the scholarly community in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. "Voices emphasizes both primary and secondary (or theoretical) resources." http://vos.ucsb.edu
WWW Virtual Library
This is a compilation of web sites in broad academic topic areas. Each area can have a different university or college library contribution. It is world wide with one of the organizers in the U.K. Pick a topic and find out the best scholarly web pages available. http://vlib.org