UPDATE: This scheduled maintenance downtime has been postponed.
ProQuest products will be unavailable for a nine hour window on Saturday, July 29th from 12 noon to 9 p.m. while ProQuest launches a worldwide infrastructure upgrade.
See the announcement for more details and a list of ProQuest products affected.
Black Thought and Culture is a landmark electronic collection of non-fiction writings by major American black leaders covering nearly three centuries of history. It showcases the writings of teachers, artists, politicians, religious leaders, athletes, war veterans, entertainers, and other figures. In addition to the most familiar works, the collection shares previously inaccessible material, including letters, speeches, prefatory essays, political leaflets, interviews, periodicals, and trial transcripts.
Trial URL: http://bltc.alexanderstreet.com
Trial ends: 4/27/2017
An online (no software installation needed) U.S. national data and mapping tool and analytics platform with multidisciplinary applications for college students and faculty. It is used in undergraduate and graduate curriculums and research related to social sciences, urban studies, real estate and housing analysis, community and economic development, public administration, public health, policy and political science, education, business, economics, statistics, and geography, among others. Users can leverage thousands of U.S. data indicators in PolicyMap to perform demographic and socioeconomic analysis, from a neighborhood census block group in many cases, up to a national level, as well as create custom regions, for their research and studies.
Trial URL: https://washington.policymap.com/maps
Trial ends: 4/24/2017
Unique compiled docket histories provide legal researchers with the ability to quickly search the full text of all content related to each Indian claim, which can be narrowed on the fly to pinpoint a topic. The compilation includes not only court documents, but also cites treaties, related congressional publications, and maps to facilitate the ability of researchers to fully understand the specifics of each case without leaving the docket history page. The inclusion of histories for both Court of Claims and Indian Claims Commissions dockets allows researchers to easily grasp the changes in the Indian claims process throughout U.S. history up to the present time.
Trial URL: https://trials.proquest.com/trials/trialSummary.action?view=subject&trialBean.token=0ZNJX7U5UEC4B0G4RMMD
Trial ends: November 2, 2016
Gale Researcher helps students discover credible content written and produced by experts, including article summaries that provide journal-like abstract overviews and streaming videos from the Associated Press, PBS, BBC, and other trusted sources.
Trial URL: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/wash_main?id=washington&db=GLRS
Trial ends: November 19, 2016
Many ProQuest resources will be unavailable from Saturday, August 20, 7 p.m. to Sunday, August 21, 3 a.m. (PDT). See the announcement for more details and a list of products that will be affected by this downtime.
On Saturday, April, 2, 2016, ProQuest will be performing maintenance beginning at 2 p.m. PDT and lasting for 8 hours. During this time ProQuest products on the chadwyck.com platform will be unavailable.
For a full list of databases affected and information about the downtime see the announcement from ProQuest.
Home to over sixty digitised primary source collections for teaching and research within the Humanities and Social Sciences. Collections, range from colonial, missionary and transatlantic relations to twentieth century political and social development, cover four-hundred years of world history.
Trial URL: http://www.britishonlinearchives.co.uk/
Trial Ends: April 10, 2016
On January 16, 2016, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure to improve performance, security, and overall reliability of your products. The window is scheduled to begin at 7:00 PM Pacific Standard Time and will last for 8 hours.
For a full list of ProQuest platforms affected by this downtime, see this service alert.
New URL for Roper iPoll database.
Old URL: http://offcampus.lib.washington.edu/login?url=http://roperweb.ropercenter.uconn.edu/iPOLL/login/ipoll_login.html
New URL: http://offcampus.lib.washington.edu/login?url=http://ropercenter.cornell.edu/iPOLL/login/ipoll_login.html