Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Reference Universe

There are now more than 3,000 specialized electronic reference works represented in Reference Universe. These include titles such as:

New titles are added on a regular basis. Some highlights of this month's additions include:
Future Content:
In Summer 2009 there will be additions from Elsevier, Wiley, Springer, Cambridge University Press and Blackwell Reference Online, as well as updates from many other publishers already represented in Reference Universe.

Access this database from the TWU Libraries A-Z Database List, or from the Search Reference Books widget on the Libraries Home Page.

--Connie Maxwell

Camio: New Art Database

CAMIO® — OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online — is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.

Works of art may be used for educational and research purposes if they are properly credited. Images may not be published or otherwise distributed.

CAMIO includes ...

  • Photographs

  • Prints

  • Sculpture

  • Paintings

  • Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects

  • Drawings and Watercolors

  • Costume and Jewelry

  • Textiles

  • Architecture

  • and more ...

CAMIO is available in the TWU Libraries Catalog and on the Database A-Z List.

--Connie Maxwell