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Database Trials & Announcements: Database Trials & Announcements

Database Trials & Announcements

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From time to time the Harvey Library will offer trials to resources of interest and value to the University community. These trials are usually active for a limited amount of time, which allows the University community to evaluate the product for purchase. For questions or if there are any electronic resources you would like the Library to trial please email Peggy Brown 

KANOPY Video Streaming  -  TRIAL  through VIVA available through June 30, 2017 - Kanopy is a video streaming solution for colleges offering a "Netflix-like" user experience and a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers. Touching on all topics, featured producers in Kanopy's collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, and many more.

FLIPSTER - TRIAL begins Feb 20, 2017 - Currently, Ebsco offers a mobile app for Apple devices, Android devices, and Kindle Fire tablets. Apps can be downloaded from the iTunes App store, Google Play Store.Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine distribution service that lets users access magazines from a variety of publishers through their local libraries. Accessible via a web browser or custom apps made specifically for Apple devices, Android devices, and the Kindle Fire tablet, with Flipster users can download magazines to read offline, anytime, anywhere.

 

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