New e-resources

New e-resources

The Harvard Library has an astounding number of resources, with new titles coming in every day! For help efficiently navigating it all, make an appointment to meet with a librarian or contact the Reference Desk.

Among our newest e-resources:

Note: “about” descriptions are taken from the resources themselves.

ACADIA (Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture)

Publications from The Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture, an international network of digital design researchers and professionals that facilitates critical investigations into the role of computation in architecture, planning, and building science, encouraging innovation in design creativity, sustainability, and education.    

Apabi Chinese Art Museum Picture Database

Chinese E-book Treasure House is a professional Chinese E-content integrated service platform launched by Beijing Founder Apabi Technology Limited. With a formidable collection of E-content, ranging from the majority of books published since the founding of the People’s Republic of China, various newspapers of all levels in China, yearbooks, reference books, pictures and other characteristic resource products, made available to readers, Chinese E-book Treasure House is dedicated to provide prime online reading, full article search, offline borrowing, mobile reading, download, printing and other convenient e-services to an array of clients like libraries, enterprises, governments, common readers, etc.

Atlanta Constitution 1946-1984

Archives from Atlanta’s metropolitan daily newspaper.

BrowZine

View top journals from your field in the BrowZine Scholarly Journal Room. BrowZine is a browsable newsstand of the library’s top journals. Easily discover, read, and monitor the key journals in your field.

Chinese Genealogy Zhongguo pu die ku 中国谱牒库

Chinese Philosophy & Religion Classics Zhongguo jing dian ku  中国经典库

CNKI. China Monographic Series Full-text Database 中国学术辑刊

Monographic Series is a complete set of proceedings published irregularly by academic institutions. CCJD is the sole academic monographic series full-text database in China. It has collected 588 titles and189011 full-text articles by now. Most of the publishers of the journals included in CCJD are higher education colleges, universities and academic institutions, which have high academic qualities and publish excellent papers, with strong expert knowledge and academic leading characters in each area.

CNKI. China Yearbooks Full-text Database 中国年鉴全文数据库

CYFD is the largest and continuously updated yearbooks full-text database in China. It covers various fields, including basic national conditions, geography, history, politics, military, diplomacy, law, economy, science technology, education, culture, sports, medical health, social life, figures, statistical material, documentary standard and regulations, etc. It has collected 2,828 titles and 22,756 volumes of yearbooks by now.

CuminCAD (Cumulative Index of Computer Aided Architectural Design) 

CumInCAD is a cumulative index of publications about computer aided architectural design. It includes bibliographic information about over 12,300 records from journals and conferences such as ACADIA, ASCAAD, CAADRIA, eCAADe, SiGraDi, CAAD futures, DDSS and others. All papers include full abstracts. Full texts, in PDF, of some 9,600 papers are also available.

Doing Bayesian Data Analysis, Second Edition: A Tutorial with R, JAGS, and Stan

There is an explosion of interest in Bayesian statistics, primarily because recently created computational methods have finally made Bayesian analysis obtainable to a wide audience. Doing Bayesian Data Analysis: A Tutorial with R, JAGS, and Stan provides an accessible approach to Bayesian data analysis, as material is explained clearly with concrete examples. The book begins with the basics, including essential concepts of probability and random sampling, and gradually progresses to advanced hierarchical modeling methods for realistic data. Included are step-by-step instructions on how to conduct Bayesian data analyses in the popular and free software R and WinBugs. This book is intended for first-year graduate students or advanced undergraduates. It provides a bridge between undergraduate training and modern Bayesian methods for data analysis, which is becoming the accepted research standard. Knowledge of algebra and basic calculus is a prerequisite.

International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition)

Latin America in Video

Latin America in Video offers quality original language documentaries from some of the most important producers and independent filmmakers in Latin America. The films were produced in Latin America, by Latin Americans, about Latin American issues, such as cultural identity, political history, human rights, popular culture, agribusiness, education, religion, and much more. It brings a comprehensive, exclusive and unique perspective on the region to any library.

Newsday 1940-1986 

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

Online Music Anthology

A-R Editions’ Online Music Anthology is an extensive collection of examples designed expressly for music history courses. A-R’s Online Music Anthology contains many more pieces than print anthologies, all newly engraved and available online by subscription. (A-R offers complimentary access to instructors, pending approval of their requests.) Instructors can adapt the contents of the Online Music Anthology for use in a variety of courses, like any print anthology, but as an online resource, it is more powerful.

Révolution et l’Empire = Revolution and the Empire

This collection contains the complete works of the greatest historians of the nineteenth century, or 155 works, 1789-1815. Among the authors in this collection include: Aulard, Barante, Louis Blanc, Buchez, Jaures, Lamartine, Michelet, Quinet, Thiers or Tocqueville.

Scotsman 1817-1950

This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

SBRnet: Sports Business Research Network

SBRnet’s unique approach to research allows its users to focus on any one aspect of the market or on all segments, depending on a specific assignment or project. These aspects include but aren’t limited to current and historic TV viewership; social media usage; mobile device viewership; sport participation trends; apparel, footwear and equipment purchasing, gender issues in sport, financial trends, and youth sports, to name the most frequently used portions of SBRnet’s database. The more a sport business solution is based on current market data, the more likely it is to succeed.

tralac Trade Law Centre 

tralac engages in applied trade law and policy analysis, with the aim of addressing the most pressing trade matters for countries in the region. Our research is presented in different formats: news articles, electronic newsletters, trade briefs, working papers, and monographs.

You can also view our list of recently activated e-journals

About: Meg Kribble

Research Librarian & Outreach Coordinator at the HLS Library.
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