On Trial: The Making of the Modern World until 20.6

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The Making of the Modern World is available until 20.6 in the University of Helsinki.

We have access to the 3 parts of the Making of the Modern World:

The Goldsmiths´-Kress Library of Economic Literature, 1450-1914 (part 1) as a primary source offers ways to understand  the emergence of modern economics and other social sciences. This collection includes the study of early economic, political, business and social history and for researching the literature of economics from this period.

The Making of Modern World: Part II, 1851-1914 takes the series to the end of the nineteenth century. Comprised mainly of monographs, reports, correspondence, speeches, and surveys, this collection broadens the international coverage of social, economic, and business history, as well as political science, technology, industrialization, and the birth of the modern corporation.

The Making of the Modern World: Part III, 1890-1945 takes The Making of the Modern World series deeper into the twentieth century covering the key events that have shaped the modern world like the First World War, the Great Depression, and the Second World War.

Feedback you can send to e-library@helsinki.fi

 

JSTOR Security Studies on trial until 30th May 2019

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JSTOR Security Studies Collection is available in the University of Helsinki network until the 30th of May 2019.

The collection offers a wide range of journals, e-books, and research reports in the field of security studies. This content looks at security studies through a broad lens, encompassing research on international security and peace and conflict studies from all corners of the globe.

You can send feedback by e-mail: e-library@helsinki.fi

 

On Trial: The Making of Modern Law until 16.5

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The Making of Modern Law is available in the University of Helsinki until 16.5.

We have access to the following modules:

Foreign Primary Sources, 1600-1970, Part I and II

–  Part I and II are digital collections of historical legal codes and similar statutory materials, as well as commentaries on codes from around the world.

Foreign, Comparative and International Law, 1600-1926

– complements the award-winning The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises, 1800-1926. Coverage is primarily from the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, but there are also several hundred classics in European international law since the seventeenth century.

Also available in Helka database.

Feedback you can write to e-library@helsinki.fi

New content in Oxford Handbooks Online

Access to several 2019 publications in Oxford Handbooks Online  is now available permanently in the University of Helsinki network.

New content has been acquired for these subject areas:

Classical Studies

Economics & Finance

Law

Linguistics

Philosophy

Political Science

Psychology

Religion

The annual collections include the books published completely in 2019 and articles in the books the content of which grows during several years.

Monthly updates will introduce individual Handbook chapters prior to their release in print, online-only essays on emerging areas of research and updated versions of all articles.

The books will be catalogued in the Helka database.

You can send feedback by e-mail: e-library@helsinki.fi

Online encyclopedia of linguistics on trial until 19th April 2019

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Oxford Research Encyclopedias: Linguistics  is available in the University of Helsinki network until the 19th of April 2019.

Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Linguistics is one of Oxford’s dynamic online encyclopedias that will be continuously updated by the world’s leading scholars, scientists, and researchers. With in-depth peer-reviewed articles and broad coverage of the field it will become a remarkable resource.

You can send feedback by e-mail: e-library@helsinki.fi

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Join Gale Primary Sources workshop Thur 28rd of March and learn to use resources effectively

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Do you want to find more tools to access and analyze the resources offered by the university? Then you are very welcome to join us for the Gale Primary Sources Workshop!

In the workshop, led by Helsinki University’s own Gale Student Ambassador Pauli Kettunen, you will receive a brief introduction into the archives, as well as tips on accessing and using them for your own research.

“Gale’s numerous archives consist of monographs, photographs, and maps, as well as full runs of British and American newspapers, dating from the 18th century up until the present day, a amazing resource when studying languages, social sciences, history, theology… You name it!”

Learn to use Digital Humanities tools of Gale Digital Scholar Lab, which help you to analyze your corpus of documents with visualization tools. There is also time for workshopping your own ideas, asking questions and working together to find out how Gale’s sources could best support you in your work.

You can find the Gale resources here (if you open the link outside Helsinki University network, it requires a log in with your university account).

Time: Thursday, 28 March 2019 at 12:15 – 13:45 PM

Place: Kaisa House, Fabianinkatu 30, Computer lab 5057, 5 th floor

Registration:

a) non-students by e-form

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b) students at WebOodi (for University of Helsinki students only). You will find the course by the code 99914 (Advanced information seeking).

Feel free to send questions or potential topics you are interested in discussing already ahead of time, to be incorporated into the workshop, to pauli.s.kettunen (at) helsinki.fi

The workshop is bilingual, English and Finnish.

Welcome!

 

Edited: the time was earlier incorrect. The right time is: 12:15 – 13:45PM.

Mohr Siebeck e-books on trial until 13.5.2019

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Mohr Siebeck e-books are available in the University of Helsinki network until the 13th of May 2019.

Most of the books on trial are published in 2018 but there will also be books published this year.

The main fields of publication of Mohr Siebeck are German and international law on the one hand, and theology and bible studies, religious and Jewish studies on the other hand. Other subject areas are e.g. Classical studies, history, philosophy, social sciences and cultural studies.

Links to the books:

Classical studies

Economy

History

Jewish studies

Law

Philosophy

Social and cultural studies

Theology and religious studies

You can send feedback by e-mail: e-library@helsinki.fi

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On Trial: Practical Research and Academic Skills until 12.4

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Practical Research and Academic Skills Videos available until 12.4 in the University of Helsinki.

This collection of streaming video on the SAGE Research Methods platform offers support on the practical skills that you need to successfully complete your research. Key areas such as writing a research proposal, planning and designing a research project, and securing ethical approval are explicitly covered. Practical skills such as project management, writing for publication, presenting work, and building networks are also presented through helpful explanatory videos.

Feedback you can send to e-library@helsinki.fi