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On this page you can see ongoing trials of electronic resources at Lund University Libraries. The dates in parenthesis refer to the period the trial is active. Please observe that most trials are only available on campus.



2 feb - 18 mar

Knovel is an online information searching and problem solving tool from Elsevier for engineering, scientific and technical disciplines, providing instant access to reference works, textbooks, conference proceedings and data from over 120 different publishers, institutes and societies worldwide.



2 feb - 18 mar

Geofacets is an online tool designed to provide instant access to over 400,000 geological maps through an interactive geographical interface, keyword searching or geographical metadata searching, to support teaching and research in geology, earth sciences, petroleum geology, GIS and geography.


Routledge Handbooks Online

12 jan - 12 mar

Routledge Handbooks Online is an e-book platform that brings together e-books by the world’s leading scholars to provide a cutting-edge overview of classic and current research and future trends in the Social Sciences and Humanities.


19th Century British Newspapers

5 feb - 5 mar

The 19th Century British Newspapers collection contains full runs of 48 newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth century Britain. This new collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection.


The Times Digital Archive; 1785-2009

5 feb - 5 mar

The trial gives access to the archive of the english newspaper the Times.


Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

6 feb - 4 mar

The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors.


The Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database 

9 feb - 11 mar

The database allows you to search simultaneously, a wide range of summarized and appraised evidence, to inform your practice. This comprehensive range of resources includes over 3,000 records across seven publication types: Evidence Based Recommended Practices, Evidence Summaries, Best Practice Information Sheets, Systematic Reviews, Consumer Information Sheets, Systematic Review Protocols, and Technical Reports.

Subject Area Nodes: Evidence organized into health care area/specialties. Only information specific to that health topic is included in each database.


19th Century U.S. Newspapers

16 feb - 14 mar

This archive provides access to primary source newspaper content from the 19th century, featuring full-text content and images from numerous newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the U.S. The collection encompasses the entire 19th century, with an emphasis on such topics as the American Civil War, African-American culture and history, Western migration and Antebellum-era life, among other subjects.


Japan Times Archives

17 feb - 4 mar

The Japan Times is an English-language newspaper published by The Japan Times Ltd in Japan since 1897. Content includes news, opinions, features, entertainment and sports. It has been suggested as a resource for students interested in Japan.

This trial is available through NIAS.


Gunsho Ruiju

17 feb - 4 mar

The Gunsho Ruiji series is a major collection of manuscripts from ancient through to the end of the early modern periods compiled under categories covering history, literature, religion, language, customs, art, music, cultivated arts, education, morality, legal codes, politics, economy, society and many other subjects. Please note that the series are available through the Japan Knowledge Database.

This trial is available through NIAS.


Humanities E-Book (HEB)

17 dec - 1 mar

ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) is an online collection of approximately 4,300 books of high quality in the humanities.

Please note that this trial requires a login (to get access to the login information please contact your library).


Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy

25 feb - 26 mar

This Video Atlas was originally intended to be used by individual medical and dental students. Because of its realism, simple language, and three-dimensional quality, the Video Atlas has become popular with students and teachers in many other fields and also with people not on a professional learning path who are looking for information about human anatomy.


Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

25 feb - 26 mar

Now in its Fifth Edition and featuring completely reshot content and new clinical skills videos, Bates’ Visual Guide delivers head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques for the (Advanced) Assessment or Introduction to Clinical Medicine course. The site features more than 8 hours of video content.


Last updated: February 25, 2015
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