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Streaming video with almost 70,000 titles covering such subjects as dance, counseling, theatre, sports and exercise science, education, music, feature films, health, history, LGBT Studies, social work, business, and more. More than 14,000 titles are exclusive to this platform.

A few especially notable collections here include:
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12,000+ standards from ASTM (the American Society for Testing and Materials), along with 1,500+ books and 47,000+ articles and papers. Valuable for a broad range of engineering disciplines.

**EVERY INDIVIDUAL USER MUST CLICK THROUGH ON A LICENSE AGREEMENT THE FIRST TIME.**
Our most comprehensive coverage of business publications for management, marketing, economics, finance, accounting, international business, and more, with not only academic journals, magazines, trade journals, book chapters, conference papers but also country-specific reports, industry profiles, market research reports, SWOT analyses, legal summaries, and CFRA industry surveys.

Unlike Business Source Complete, this version allows unrestricted access to Harvard Business Review (including removing restrictions to the top 500 articles) for course use, enabling linking, printing and downloading that was often unavailable in Business Source Complete. It also increases the number of active, non-OA full-text peer-reviewed journals from 970 to 1,519 and the number without any embargo from 473 to 966.
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The full collection of the Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics as of August 2020, including 400 volumes, all viewable online with each chapter available to be downloaded as a PDF.

As the publisher notes, it "offers thousands of comprehensive and accessible essays on major authors, periods and genres, written by experts and designed for student readers. For the author Companions, each writer is placed in literary and historical context; their major works are analysed,either in separate chapters or grouped according to theme, and their influence on later writers assessed."

We also have many literary volumes from the Cambridge Histories Online collection.
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Full text of 2,345 scripts of classic and contemporary plays and streaming video of 75 professional productions. All the plays are browsable by playwright, genre, and period, as well as by title.

Use the Advanced Play Search to find plays by number of scenes, word count, total roles, and number of male, female, and unassigned roles and to find monologues of a given gender and word count.

Our subscribed collections include, for playtexts (scripts), the Core Collection, Aurora Metro Books, Nick Hern Books Modern Plays, and Playwrights Canada Press.

Our video collections include:
Other collections may appear in the Collections menu or on the home page but are not included in our content.

For BBC Drama or RSC Live, please instead see those collections in Academic Video Online.
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This collection offers at least 688 feature films across 22 genres, including action, comedy, science fiction, romance, horror, children's movies, animated features, and more.

Especially notable titles include The Hate U Give, 12 Years a Slave, 28 Days Later, Alien (and sequels), Beasts of the Southern Wild, Boys Don't Cry, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Che!, Deadpool, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Die Hard (and sequels), Far from the Madding Crowd, Fast Food Nation, Fight Club, Ford v. Ferrari, Gone Girl, He Named Me Malala, Heat, Hidden Figures, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Ice Age (and sequels), Jackie, Jojo Rabbit, L.A. Confidential, The Martian, M*A*S*H, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, The Name of the Rose, Nine to Five, Office Space, Once, The Princess Bride, Wall Street, and Widows, among many others.

These videos can be embedded within WT Class and linked directly.
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In order to have unlimited access to New York Times content at nytimes.com, use this link to create a personal account at no cost to you.

Once registered, you will have 364 days of full account access, after which you must re-register your email address.
Current full-text access to the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Boston Globe, L.A. Times, Chicago Tribune, Barron's, and over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format, covering the 1980s up to the current day.

As print and website newspaper editions may vary slightly, you may want either:
Data visualization and mapping program providing easy-to-use location analysis tools for users to create in-depth data maps, reports, and presentations drawing on robust data on demography, economy, health, politics, environment, crime and more from a variety of sources.

Among data sources included are the Decennial Census, American Community Survey (ACS), County Business Patterns, Population Estimates, LEHD and more, many available at detailed geographic levels. Users can also add their own data for visualization.

Training webinars are available multiple times each week. Anyone can easily register online. (If none of the listed times work, please let us know.)
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Streaming video of feature films selected by instructors for class assignments.

Students (and instructors) can watch the movies through this link, while instructors can also, by choosing that role and then creating a personal account, request specific films we should assign to support specific course needs. Instructors can also request additions through our more general purchase suggestion form or by emailing their liaison librarian.

Clicking on the "Instructor" choice when prompted at the link will lead to the Admin dashboard, from which the licensed films can also be viewed, but clicking the browser's Back button from that point will lead to the same view as is presented when choosing "Student."
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