New Newspaper Resources

The library has recently added three new newspaper collection: Link:  African Newspapers:  The British Library Collection Features nearly 60 newspapers from across the African continent, all published before 1900. Originally archived by the British Library—the national library of the United Kingdom and one of the largest and most respected libraries in the world—these rare historical … Read more

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New Streaming Film Resources from the Library

The library has recently added several new resources to stream documentary and feature films: Academic Video Online is an expansive cross-disciplinary film database delivering over 70,000 film titles, including documentaries & feature films. Swank Top 1000 provides access to the most-requested feature films in Swank’s collection of over 25,000 titles from the largest movie studios. … Read more

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New Trial: Project Syndicate

Link:  Project Syndicate   Trial through Oct. 1, 2022 Produces and delivers original, high-quality commentaries to a global audience, featuring exclusive contributions by prominent political leaders, policymakers, scholars, business leaders, and civic activists from around the world.

Constitution Day performance of “The Bill of Rights: Ten Amendments in Eight Motets”

Celebrate CONSTITUTION DAY with Festival Harmony and assisting instrumentalists conducted by the composer from the harpsichord the amendments read by Gregory Harris THE BILL OF RIGHTS: TEN AMENDMENTS IN EIGHT MOTETS music by Neely Bruce, composed in the style of William Billings the text from various sources, edited by James Madison 12:00 noon – 1:00 … Read more

Wesleyan Library’s Ongoing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Initiatives — Summer 2022 update

We are pleased to share highlights of Wesleyan Library’s most recent efforts to create more equitable and welcoming services and spaces for the Wesleyan community: Incorporating the FGLI Textbook Collection into the Science Library, including the creation of an online discovery interface, to increase access to textbooks. Installing the WSA BIPOC Browsing Collection in Olin … Read more

Library’s New Cambridge University Press Deal Supports Open-Access Publishing

We’re happy to announce that the Library has recently signed an agreement with Cambridge University Press that makes it possible for Wesleyan authors to publish their articles in Cambridge journals without having to pay article processing charges. Commonly referred to as “read and publish” agreements, this new deal enables Wesleyan authors to publish their articles … Read more

New Trial: Films On Demand: Master Academic Package

Link:  Films On Demand: Master Academic Package Trial through April 29, 2022 Films on Demand is a digital video streaming service which offers access to over 25,000 educational videos from a variety of producers including A&E, PBS, the BBC, National Geographic, HBO Documentary Films, Bill Moyers, Films for the Humanities & Sciences in many areas … Read more

New Trial: British Online Archive

Link:  British Online Archive Trial through April 8, 2022 Over 4 million records drawn from both private and public archives. These records are organised thematically, covering 1,000 years of world history, from politics and warfare to slavery and medicine.