New Database Trials

The Carnegie Mellon University Libraries currently offers trial online access to the following databases. These trials are available on a temporary basis only. University Libraries will make a decision about subscribing to these electronic resources based on interest, cost, and usability.

To view permanent additions and changes to databases available at the University Libraries, see our A-Z Databases page.

Please send your feedback, evaluation, comments, and questions to the email listed with each resource below. For access problems, please contact us.

Sage Business Cases

  • Description: Provides access to over 3,000 business cases spanning a wide range of business disciplines from leadership to entrepreneurship, to family business and social impact. The platform provides unlimited access to all cases, a user-friendly platform, and downloading cases. SAGE has partnered with 20 business case producers, including Kellogg School of Management (Northwestern), Berkeley Haas (California), and the School of Management (Yale).
  • Trial expires: 04/23/2019
  • Feedback: Ryan Splenda, rsplenda@andrew.cmu.edu

Wiley Digital Archives of the New York Academy of Sciences

  • Description: Archives of the New York Academy of Science cover a history of development in scientific thought and medicine.  NYAS and its members have helped to shape public perception of the sciences, contributed to the prominent place with science holds in youth education and have helped to shape public policy in the United States and abroad as it related to important topics such as climate, health, pollution, and the environment.
  • Trial expires: 05/05/2019
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu


Wiley Digital Archives Royal Anthropological Institute

  • Description: Digitized records of the Royal Anthropological Institute. Full text primary sources for researchers and students studying anthropology, colonial history, cultural studies, photography, religion, art, dance, area studies (African, Asia, Middle East, Latin America, Caribbean, South Asia, Pacific studies, etc.) archaeology, ethnic studies, geography, and gender studies. The archives include an Ethnographic Photographic Library.
  • Trial expires: 05/05/2019
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu

Wiley Digital Archives Royal College of Physicians

  • Description: Founded in 1518 by a Royal Charter from King Henry VIII, the Royal College of Physicians of London (RCP) is the oldest medical college in England. For researchers studying the History of Medicine, Medical Humanities, and the History of Science or History of Technology. The archive is also suitable for researchers and students studying Anatomy, Medical Law, Medical Policy, Medical Research (Disease/Treatment), Military Medical Practices, Public Health, General History Research, Gender Studies (Women in Medicine), Health Education, Health and Human Rights, Health Economics, Tobacco-related topics, Medical and Biological Illustration, Medicine or Science and the Humanities, or Social Factors in Health. The RCP archive stands out as a remarkable resource for British history studies in general, and covers over seven centuries of events and developments across the Western world.
  • Trial expires: 05/05/2019
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu

JSTOR Lives of Literature

  • Description: JSTOR Lives of Literature collection gathers academic journals dedicated to the in-depth study of writers and texts associated with core literary movements.
  • Trial Expires: 05/08/2019
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu

JSTOR Security Studies

  • Description: The JSTOR Security Studies collection gathers academic and policy research on international security problems and foreign policy issues, encompassing perspectives from around the world.
  • Trial Expires: 05/08/2019
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu

JSTOR Sustainability

  • Description: JSTOR Sustainability is a collection of academic literature an policy research that explores issues of environmental and development stressors and their impact on society
  • Trial Expires: 05/08/2019
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu

AVON: Academic Video Online

  • Description: Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription that delivers 66,000+ titles, spans a wide range of subject areas.
  • Trial expires: 06/30/2020
  • Feedback: Denise Novak, dn22@andrew.cmu.edu
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