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Resource Updates- Summer 2013 (Access via MyAiCampus.com or Faculty.aii.edu)
American Film Scripts Online - Contains 1,000 full-text scripts as well as a bibliographic and biographical database of directors and writers, presenting the medium’s reflection on American attitudes and life. Search by character, scene, race, nationality, age, subject, year of writing, and other elements.
AP Images - Provides access to over 12 million photographs dating back to 1826. Also contains almost 36,000 sound bits and 340,000 graphics.
eBrary -Collection of near 30,000 electronic books offering programmatic support and general education titles. New titles added weekly! Downlaodable to laptops and mobile devices.
Filmmakers Library Online -Streaming video of more than 1,000 documentaries and independent films from around the world. Coverage includes globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, the environment, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. Synchronized, searchable transcripts run alongside each video.
FirstCom Sound FX - Outstanding collection of over 33,000 sound effects and the dynamic online search tool that makes finding the right effect easy.
Restaurant Trend Mapper - Access to data and analysis on economic indicators affectinf resaurants incluing sales, food, and menu prices, industry emplyment and more.
SAGE Deep Backfile Collection (On Campus Only) - This resource provides electronic access to journal articles from highly-ranked content in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine
SAGE eReference Collection (On Campus Only) - Hosting more than 2,700 titles, it includes an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.
Silent Film Online - Over 250 streaming online titles representing the foundation of modern cinematic technique and film theory. Covers silent feature films, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s. Highlights includie Georges Méliès, Buster Keaton, Fritz Lang, Charles Chaplin, F.W. Murnau, Luis Buñuel, and many others. Key titles include Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Battleship Potemkin, Intolerance, Nosferatu, Faust, Metropolis, and Ann Boleyn.
Textile Technology Complete - Coverage related to scientific and technological aspects of textile production and processing. Contains 50 full text journals and 50 full text books and includes subjects such as chemicals and dyes, environmental issues, and manufacturing techniques.
Wall Street Journal - We have renewed our print subscription to the Wall Street Journal. It is located on the shelves just opposite the circulation desk, and we hold back issues for 30 days.
Womens Wear Daily (WWD Online) - Articles now available back to 1994. Must be accessed through MyAiCampus/Online Library.
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