New and Updated Databases January 2017

The following databases and e-resources have been recently changed or added to KU Libraries' collections. A list of database trials is also available.

Updates to Databases A-Z

Title changes / URL changes / Platform changes:

BuildingGreen - URL change from http:/ to https:/ January 12, 2017.

LLMC-Digital - URL change January 26, 2017

National Technical Reports Library (NTRL) - URL change January 12, 2017.

UniWorld Online - Title correction: When American firms operating in foreign countries [&] Foreign firms operating in the United States were combined into a single database in December 2015 the newly merged product was introduced as American and Foreign Companies with Global Operations.  However, this introductory title was never actually used and has been removed from Databases A-Z.  The corrected title is UniWorld Online. 

Canceled Databases
Vanderbilt Television News Archive - this resource has been cancelled and no longer available as of December 31, 2016.

Please refer to the Libraries' Budget Update page to review resources identified for non-renewal.

1.5 million visits a year at 7 library locations
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection
—American Library Association
KU ScholarWorks offers access to more than 13,000 items created by KU faculty and students
An international leader in the open access movement
Users check out nearly 300,000 items every year
Users access more than 3.3 million articles online each year
More than 111,000 scores, books, sound recordings, and other volumes in Music & Dance Library
Anschutz Library serves as KU’s 24-hour study facility for students
More than 700 Vosper Society members support the mission of KU Libraries
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
KU Today