A Practical Guide to Electronic Resources in the Humanities


  • Ana Dubnjakovic
  • Patrick Tomlin, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA

From full-text article databases to digitized collections of primary source materials, newly emerging electronic resources have radically impacted how research in the humanities is conducted and discovered. This book, covering high-quality, up-to-date electronic resources for the humanities, is an easy-to-use annotated guide for the librarian, student, and scholar alike. It covers online databases, indexes, archives, and many other critical tools in key humanities disciplines including philosophy, religion, languages and literature, and performing and visual arts. Succinct overviews of key emerging trends in electronic resources accompany each chapter.
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Information professionals and other knowledge managers; Humanities scholars; Practitioners and students of Library and Information Science students


Book information

  • Published: September 2010
  • Imprint: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-84334-597-8

Table of Contents

Introduction to electronic resources in the performing arts; Introduction to electronic resources in art and architecture; Introduction to languages and literature resources; Introduction to electronic resources in philosophy and religion.