E-Resources Updates

Announcements about recent platform changes and other database updates.

January 2023

ASHP Patient Medication Information is now included in Consumer Health Complete (Ebsco).

The “classic” SciFinder Web platform was discontinued on 12/31/2022. Access is now available through SciFinder-n.

November 2022

AM Research Methods is the new name for the Adam Matthew database formerly known as Research Methods Primary Sources.

October 2022

ARBAOnline database was discontinued by the vendor, with no current plans to transfer its contents to another database.

September 2022

The access policy for ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) has been updated: All users must create an ICPSR account from an on-campus IP address using a @wisc.edu email account (cannot create an account while off-campus). Every six (6) months users must login to ICPSR from on-campus to re-certify affiliation with UW-Madison.

August 2022

Asahi Shimbun Cross-Search is the new name and platform for the Japanese newspaper database known as KiKuzo II.

Oxford Handbooks is now available on the Oxford Academic Platform

The AMA Manual of Style (American Medical Association / Oxford University Press) moved to the Oxford Academic Platform.

July 2022

The following databases have migrated from Chadwyck-Healey to the ProQuest platform:

Drama Online (Bloomsbury) access has expanded to include all offered collections.

Six Springer Nature ebook subject collections (2015 to 2022) have been added to SpringerLink: History; Literature, Cultural & Media Studies; Political Science and International Studies; Philosophy & Religion; Social Sciences; Law & Criminology

The South Asia Archive has moved to a new platform from Coherent Digital. This interdisciplinary collection of books, journals, and documents (1700 to 1953), from India, Pakistan, Burma, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh supports research in the humanities and social sciences.

June 2022

The Gerritsen Women’s History Collection of Aletta H. Jacobs database has migrated from the Chadwyck-Healey to the ProQuest platform.

Content in select databases has been expanded with additional modules or years, as noted below:

April 2022

Content in select Gale databases has expanded, following the acquisition of the modules indicated:

January 2022

ProQuest One Business was selected by UW System to replace Business Premium Collection. All the content from Business Premium and its sub-collections, including ABI/Inform and J.P. Morgan Research, is now available in ProQuest One Business.

December 2021

The Local Module has been added to Simmons Insights, which allows users to build, read, and export crosstab data runs on consumer purchases, consumer attitudes, and lifestyles for the Madison Media market.

November 2021

The CNKI (中國知網) database platform brings together content previously found in China Academic Journals and Century Journals Project.

For ICPSR, individual registration is required to use analysis tools and to download data. UW-Madison users must use @wisc.edu email address.

October 2021

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) is now called Gale eBooks.

August 2021

Several databases have moved to the ProQuest platform from Chadwyck-Healy: