The Informit Humanities & Social Sciences Collection covers a range of subjects within an arts and social science context including education, history, media, political science and technology. This full text Collection contains journals, books, conference proceedings and reports. It covers the period from 1940 to present for both full text publications and index.
Literary Print Culture: The Stationers’ Company Archive is one of the most important resources for understanding the workings of the early book trade, the printing and publishing community, the establishment of legal requirements for copyright provisions and the history of bookbinding. Explore extremely rare documents dating from 1554 to the 21st century in this invaluable resource of research material for historians and literary scholars.
The MediaDirectory is one of Australia’s most comprehensive online media reference tools. The service provides information on Australian media companies including Newspapers, Magazines, Radio, Television, Websites, Politicians, Foreign Press and Media Agencies. Each record in MediaDirectory contains information ranging from contact details and key personnel; advertising rates and deadlines; call signs and transmission frequencies; page impressions and unique browsers; electorates and political biographies. All records are grouped and displayed to allow users to browse a general summary or delve into the high detail page.
Please note Media Scan is no longer updated. Media Scan will remain available on Informit as an archive database. Media Scan is a bibliographic database featuring articles indexed from daily newspapers, and is specifically designed for students and researchers in Australian Secondary schools, TAFE Institutes and Universities. Media Scan has been indexing newspapers since September 1991. Each article is allocated subject headings, but it was not until the start of 1996, that the articles were given SCIS Subject Headings.
This collection presents some European travel writing manuscripts from the later medieval period. Contains medieval manuscripts from libraries around the world and dating from the 13th to the 16th centuries. Includes journey accounts to central Asia and the Far East, Mongolia, Persia, India, China, South-East Asia and the Holy Land.
The Peter Lang Academic Publishing Group specializes in the humanities and social sciences, covering the complete publication spectrum from monographs to student textbooks. Disciplines include Art, Economics and Management, Education, English Language and Literature, Film and Performance Studies, German Language and Literature, History, International Law, Linguistics, Media and Communication, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Romance Languages and Literature, Sociology and Theology. The Library has access to all English language titles on a trial basis until December 2018.
Rock’s Backpages is the rock & roll library online with an archive of legendary interviews, classic features, and groundbreaking reviews by the rock writers. The archive draws on publications from Creem and Trouser Press to Rolling Stone, and from New Musical Express and Melody Maker to MOJO. It is fully searchable by artist, genre,writer or keyword (allowing search by album or single title, date etc). Rock’s Backpages also features a library of audio interviews.