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Database Trials

The WIU Libraries are currently considering the purchase of new electronic databases. WIU users are encouraged to join librarians in evaluating these databases. Please send any comments or suggestions to Jeff Matlak.


Biblical Archaeology Society Online Archive
Access Note:
Accessible to WIU affiliated users
Description:
The Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) was founded in 1974 as a nonprofit, nondenominational, educational organization dedicated to the dissemination of information about archaeology in the Bible lands. BAS educates the public about archaeology and the Bible through its quarterly magazine, Biblical Archaeology Review, an award-winning website, tours and seminars, and books and DVDs. Our readers rely on us to present the latest that scholarship has to offer in a fair and accessible manner. BAS serves as an important authority and as an invaluable source of reliable information.
Duration:
Thru March 31, 2021
New, Enhanced and Other Resources Available To WIU
Access Note:
Accessible to WIU affiliated users
Description:
As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Library has received generous and unprecedented access from numerous publishers and vendors to a large number of online resources including databases, ebooks, streaming videos and other types of resources. The Library has created a guide that lists of all of these resources. Click on the link above to view this guide and access the resources.
Duration:
Through June 30, 2020 for most resources