Tuesday, April 09, 2013

Introducing Project MUSE

Carmichael Library is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Project MUSE Standard Collection. Founded as a non-profit collaboration between libraries and publishers, Project MUSE provides access to full-text versions of scholarly journals from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies.

The Standard Collection is an interdisciplinary assortment of high quality, peer reviewed journals designed for institutions offering programs in the humanities and social sciences. The Standard Collection currently contains full text holdings of nearly 350 titles, with new content being added annually.

Examples of titles now held by the Carmichael Library via this Project MUSE collection include:
  • Archives of Asian Art
  • Cuban Studies
  • L'Esprit Créateur
  • French Colonial History
  • GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies
  • Information & Culture: A Journal of History
  • Journal of Asian American Studies
  • Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism
  • Journal of Sport History
  • Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal
  • The Lion and the Unicorn
  • portal: Libraries and the Academy
  • Theatre Topics
  • WSQ: Women's Studies Quarterly
Project MUSE is now available via the Carmichael Library web site to members of the UM community. As with our other databases, you'll need to enter your UMID when accessing this database from off-campus locations.

Happy searching!

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