Proquest: scheduled downtime 10/30-31

Proquest resources will be down for scheduled maintenance:

Saturday October 30 7:00 p.m. PDT to
Sunday October 31 7:00 a.m. PDT

Resources affected include:

ProQuest platform products, ProQuest Historical Newspapers, American Periodicals Series

CSA Illumina products such as CSA Sociological Abstracts

Genealogy and local history products including Ancestry Library Edition,

Community Of Scholars products

UMI products including ProQuest Digital Microfilm and online dissertation products

Corporate Websites including the ProQuest Support Center

TRIAL: Jewish studies source

Trial available Oct. 28, 2010 – November 29, 2010,uid&group;=trial&profile;=ehost&defaultdb;=jss

This resource offers a multidisciplinary view into the study of Jewish civilization from its historical origins to the present. Content within the collection is meant to cover all facets of Judaism and provide context by drawing across multiple areas of study.

Jewish Studies Source includes over 350 full-text titles. Sources contain 121 full-text, leading academic journals and magazines within the discipline, including 65 that are unavailable from other EBSCO databases. Jewish Studies Source also provides monographs, articles from major newspapers, over 1,440 biographies of leading historical & contemporary Jews and extensive full-text backfiles dating as far back as 1922.

Send comments to Janet Heineck

TRIAL: Islamic financial information service

Trial available 10-27-2010 to 11-27-2010
Username: us-uw-ifis

Password: demo101

IFIS is the first professional strength information service designed to meet the unique requirements of Sharia compliant finance industry participants. IFIS focuses exclusively on the developments in the Islamic financial world.

Find information on:

Islamic financial Guidelines and legal content from Regulatory bodies

League Tables for Islamic bonds, Deals & Transactions detailing structure of issues, issuers, term sheets and conditions etc

Rankings of the top industry players

Database on Top global law firms involved in Islamic finance
Shariah Rulings, Financial Market information, current news, events, academic and research papers

Send comments to Corey Murata

TRIAL: Digitalia

Trial access available 10/20/10 to 11/22/10
user: washington
pass: washington11

Welcome to the Hispanic Database of ebooks and ejournals where you will find the broadest access to high-quality content in Spanish Language.

Thousands of ebooks from the most renowned Spanish and Latinamerican Publishing Houses, as well as relevant journals that cover all topics of interest.

Send comments to Deb Raftus

Safari access limited

Access was restored as of 2:30 p.m.

Access to Safari technical books online is not currently working at the platform level. Access remains available at the title level via links from the catalog or WCL.

An urgent call has been made to the vendor and we will update this posting when the problem is resolved.