Oxford Scholarship Online and Academic Video Online Now Available at Library

Posted on 1/28/2020 9:53:50 AM

IUP Libraries is pleased to announce two new scholarly resources: Oxford Scholarship Online and Academic Video Online

Oxford Scholarship Online

Oxford Scholarship Online is a new eBook collection from Oxford University Press. As one of the most recognizable academic publishers, Oxford’s quality content includes works that are extensively peer-reviewed by a board of leading academics from Oxford University.

New titles are added every month by eminent authors from diverse disciplines, including twentieth-century Nobel Prize winners Joachim Frank (chemistry), Oliver Hart (economics), and Anthony J. Leggett (physics).

Key Features include:

  • Viewing free abstracts at book and chapter level for all titles—allowing users to see, at a glance, whether the content is relevant for their research
  • New books added every month, ensuring the latest scholarship is published online quicker than ever before
  • Titles, chapters, abstracts, and search result sharing with colleagues using social bookmarking tools and citation exports to PDF

Academic Video Online

Academic Video Online (provided through Alexander Street Press) is a comprehensive video resource, where you'll find more than 68,000 streaming video titles, including:

  • Documentaries
  • Interviews
  • Feature films (even some award-winning films, including Academy, Emmy, and Peabody winners)
  • Performances
  • News programs (such as CNN)
  • Raw footage

Academic Video Online provides specialized functionality for teaching, including searchable transcripts the ability to make small video clips.