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.

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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

On Trial: The Ricci Dictionary of Chinese Law Online until 18.3

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The Ricci Dictionary of Chinese Law Online (Chinese-English, French) is available in the University of  Helsinki until 18.3.

The Ricci Dictionary of Chinese Law (Chinese-English, French), developed by the Ricci Association since 2006, is  the trilingual dictionary on Chinese law. The dictionary includes approximately 24,000 legal terms in Chinese (legal terms per se as well as terms which are often used in a legal context), as well as English and French translations of these terms.

The dictionary includes 20 branches, including Ancient Law, Administrative Law, Admiralty Law, Banking and Financial Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Company Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Institutions, Insurance Law, International Private Law, International Public Law, International Trade Law, IP Law, Jurisprudence, Labour Law, Procedure, and Tax Law.

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

 

On Trial: World Council of Churches Online: Relations with the Roman Catholic Church and Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online until 31.3.

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World Council of Churches Online: Relations with the Roman Catholic Church  and Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online are available in the University of Helsinki at the end of March.

World Council of Churches: Relations with the Roman Catholic Church makes available a section of the ecumenical archives covering the period 1948-1992. The documents in the archives consist of correspondence, personal notes, press cuttings, reports and unpublished material. Records are divided into five sections: General documentation, Roman Catholic Church, Council Vatican II, Joint Working Group and Sodepax.

The Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online focuses on the history of early Christianity, covering texts, authors, and ideas and covering the whole period of early Christianity up to 600 CE. Encyclopedia addresses a range of traditions, including iconographic, martyrological, ecclesiastical, and Christological traditions.

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

 

 

On Trial: Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy until 12.3

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University of Helsinki has access to the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy until 12.3.

The regularly updated e-resource provides access to over 2,800 articles covering among others the following subject areas: aesthetics, phenomenology, philosophy of language, philosophy of law, philosophy of mind and psychology, philosophy of science, philosophy of region and political philosophy.

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

 

 

On Trial: U.S. Declassified Documents Online until 6.3

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U.S. Declassified Documents Online is now available in the University of Helsinki.

The collection is compilation of declassified documents from the executive branch. The types of materials include intelligence studies, policy papers, diplomatic correspondence, cabinet meeting minutes, briefing materials, and domestic surveillance and military reports.

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