Written by Jon Ritterbush, E-Resources and Serials Librarian
This is the time of year for “State of the Union” and “State of the State” addresses, and thus the Calvin T. Ryan Library presents its “State of E-Resources at UNK” report:
As of December 31, 2011, the library provides access to:
- 79,326 unique, full-text e-journal titles (paid and free) – up from 60,883 titles in December 2010.
- 14,635 cataloged e-book titles – up from 9,274 titles in 2010.
- 218 databases (paid or free) including these new databases added in 2011:
As of January 1, 2012, the library is expanding access to e-journals through the SpringerLink e-journal package (1,820 titles) and the Oxford Journals Online package (238
titles). Also new this month: Ebrary e-book collections in history, political science, education and the humanities spanning over 20,000 titles. Search these e-book collections within Ebrary now, or look for these titles to appear in library catalog search results soon!