We're trialing three databases from EBSCO: Flipster, Literary Reference Center Plus, and International Bibliography of Theatre Dance with Full Text. These trials are active through October 11, 2015.
Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine solution that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device.
Via a computer, tablet, or phone:
Click on the Flipster link to easily access a site where you can browse available
magazines. You can then click on a magazine to view it within your browser.
This means you can access Flipster from any computer, laptop, or mobile device,
as long as you are connected to the Internet.
Via the Flipster app (iOS and Android):
Use the Flipster app, available through the
iTunes store for the iPad and iPad Mini, and on the Google Play store for Android tablets, to download magazines for offline reading. Simply browse and view magazines through the Flipster link on your library s website, and select the Open in App option to download magazines to the app, where they can be read and managed offline.
Click here to access the Flipster trial: http://ezproxy.schoolofvisualarts.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid profile=eon
The International Bibliography of Theatre Dance with Full Text is the definitive research tool for the study of theatre and the performing arts. International Bibliography of Theatre Dance with Full Text was initiated by the American Society for Theatre Research, and since 1984, the Theatre Research Data Center (TRDC) at Brooklyn College has published 14 volumes of the IBTD. These volumes comprise a fully indexed, cross-referenced and annotated databank of journal articles, books, book chapters and dissertation abstracts on all aspects of theatre and performance in 126 countries.
Click here to access the International Bibliography of Theatre Dance trial: http://ezproxy.schoolofvisualarts.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid profile=ehost defaultdb=ibh
Literary Reference Center Plus is a robust full-text database that provides the most relevant information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes to give students, teachers and librarians a complete foundation of literary reference works to meet any and all of their research or instructional needs. In addition to all of the content in Literary Reference Center, Literary Reference Center Plus includes full-text resources focusing on plays/drama, poetry, religious literature, and children's literature. This database also includes volumes of fantasy/science fiction, contemporary literature, world philosophy and religious literature, and literary study guides covering American Literature, English Literature, and literary genres.
Click here to access the Literary Reference Center Plus trial: http://ezproxy.schoolofvisualarts.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid profile=plus
If you have any questions or trouble accessing these trials, Ask a Librarian.
For a full list of databases available from the SVA Library, visit our A-Z Database List.
Sep 16 2015