Database On Trial

 

 

The Library arranges database trial regularly to facilitate evaluation of potential electronic resources by the HSMC communities.

The following databases are currently available for trial.  Your feedbacks on the usefulness of these resources are welcome!

 

Database: SAGE Video – Media, Communication & Cultural Studies
Description: This internationally diverse collection of videos from Sage Publishing, in streaming format of over 500 original videos on Media, Communication & Cultural Studies. Includes tutorials, interviews and documentaries. Topics covered include popular culture, New Media, journalism and advertising. Presents research methods for media studies, communications and cultural studies. Robust functionality is provided, such as the ability to embed videos into course sites. Full transcripts are also included and are displayed simultaneously alongside the video. Transcripts can be downloaded as PDFs.
URL: http://sk.sagepub.com/video/media-communication-cultural-studies
Trial Period: Till 31 August 2017

 

Database: SAGE Video – Politics & International Relations
Description: This collection of videos from Sage Publishing, in streaming format contains around 130 hours of video on Politics & International Relations. Subjects including international migration, political philosophy and the international relations of China. Discover seminal documentaries from BBC Worldwide and footage of famous political speeches from Martin Luther King and John F. Kennedy among others. Robust functionality is provided, such as the ability to embed videos into course sites. Full transcripts are also included and are displayed simultaneously alongside the video. Transcripts can be downloaded as PDFs.
URL: http://sk.sagepub.com/video/politics-international-relations
Trial Period: Till 31 August 2017

 

 

Last Update: 26 July 2017