Monday, 15 July 2013

British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries - Trial now available

Alexander Street Press has provided 12 months trial access to the online resource British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries.

British and Irish Women’s Letters and Diaries includes over 100,000 pages of material assembled from numerous bibliographies and from newly conducted research. Alongside the published material are 4,000 facsimile pages of previously unpublished manuscripts.

Further information on this collection is available at: http://alexanderstreet.com/products/british-and-irish-womens-letters-and-diaries

Trial access is available until 15 June 2014 via:

Please complete the feedback form available from the link above if this resource is of interest to you.


There is also a link to this resource from the library catalogue: http://www.library.nuigalway.ie/

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

New Education Resource


Teachers TV from Education in Video
This is the first online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon completion, the collection will contain more than 3,000 video titles totalling 1,300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms. It will give education faculty, students, and in-service teachers a single source for the best research-based professional development video resources available. This release now provides 3,530 titles, equalling approximately 840 hours.

Access to Teachers TV is now available via http://www.library.nuigalway.ie