August Featured Resource: Book Review Index Plus

Book Review Index Plus indexes reviews from scholarly and popular English-language journals from 1965 to the present, primarily in the fields of general fiction and non-fiction, the humanities, and the social sciences.

Searching is possible by author or title of the book under review, or by the journal in which the review appeared. Advanced Search allows combining author, title, and journal, and also permits searching by reviewer, illustrator, publisher, and additional limiting by length of review, refereed journals only, date, and full-text reviews.

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Created Equal – Slavery by Another Name Viewings

Slavery by Another Name

Slavery by Another Name : Jon Van Amber and Omni Studio

Please join the Clayton State Library for a screening of the film Slavery by Another Name in advance of our next event in the Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle discussion series on Apr. 16, 2014.

All screenings will be held in room UC 272 in the James Baker University Center. Dates and times of the screenings are as follows:

  • Tuesday, Apr. 1: 4:30 pm and 7:00 pm
  • Friday, Apr. 4: 1:00 pm
  • Thursday, Apr. 10: 12:00 pm, 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm

The film can also be viewed in the Clayton State Library or online from the national Created Equal website.

Check out our Created Equal LibGuide for information on upcoming events.

JSTOR New Collection: Arts & Sciences V

We are excited to announce our JSTOR coverage now includes Arts & Sciences Collection V. The focus of this collection is on core disciplines in the arts and humanities, such as philosophy, history, classics, religion, art & art history, and language & literature.

JSTOR provides access to archival issues of scholarly journals across more than 50 academic disciplines. The most recently published issue of any current journal will not appear in JSTOR until 1-5 years after the publishing date.

Notable Arts & Sciences V Titles:
The Antioch Review
Arion: A Journal of Humanities and the Classics
California History
The Chaucer Review
Classical Antiquity
Environmental History
Film History
Getty Research Journal
Hudson Review
Journal of American Ethnic History
Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion
Journal of Film and Video
Journal of Folklore Research
Journal of Modern Literature
Journal of Nietzsche Studies
Massachusetts Historical Review
Mystics Quarterly
North American Review
The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography
The Pluralist
Polish American Studies
Research in African Literatures
Rhetorica: A Journal of the History of Rhetoric
Science Fiction Studies
I Tatti Studies in the Italian Renaissance
Victorian Studies
World Literature Today

Users can create a MyJSTOR account to save searches or citations.

New Resource: Book Review Index Plus

We have added a new online resource to our electronic resources collection. Book Review Index Plus indexes reviews from scholarly and popular English-language journals from 1965 to the present, primarily in the fields of general fiction and non-fiction, the humanities, and the social sciences.

Searching is possible by author or title of the book under review, or by the journal in which the review appeared. Advanced Search allows combining author, title, and journal, and also by reviewer, illustrator, publisher, and additional limiting by length of review, refereed journals only, date, and full-text reviews.

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