Additional Temporary Resources for Covid-19 Period

The following resources have been made freely available by publishers, in addition to our subscribed content, for students and staff to use during the period when university libraries are closed due to COVID-19. More resources are becoming available and will be added to the list as we get them. We hope this access will help through this difficult period. Please be aware that some of these resources will be withdrawn by publishers from late May/early June onwards. Please contact us via Library Chat if you need to discuss access to particular books, and we will try to help, or you can use the Suggest an e-book service from the library web page.

 

Subject AreaResource TitlesDescriptionContent format
General Bloomsbury Collections Bloomsbury Collections platform. Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. E books
General Ohio State Press All Ohio State University Press monographs, and the linguistics textbook language files, open and free to use through the Ohio State University Libraries’ Institutional Repository, The Knowledge Bank. E books
General Oxford handbook of public health ethics Examination of public health ethics in the US and globally. E books
General Internet Archive Non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more. This is a US resource and some of the content does not comply with UK copyright law. Please take due care if selecting books from this resource. Mixed
General Liverpool University Press Sets of OA books and journals. Mixed 
Art Art History Research Username Arlis Password 2020 Database
Art - Visual arts Bloomsbury Applied Visual Arts Searchable access to over 170 books which combine visual inspiration with practical advice on idea generation, research techniques, portfolio development and more, across the main visual arts disciplines. Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. E books
Design Bloomsbury Design Library Scholarly coverage of design and crafts worldwide, from 1500 BCE to the present day including fully searchable reference and book content, and museum object images. Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. E books and images
Education and childhood Education and childhood studies collection Bloomsbury Education & Childhood Studies collection. Study and compare countries through six key education levels: early childhood education, childhood, youth, primary education, secondary education, and higher education.  Contains 80 eBooks, over 400 articles, Country overview articles and the entire 'Educations around the World' series. Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. E books
Fashion Berg Fashion Library Digital hub for interdisciplinary research in fashion and dress including reference works, articles, scholarly eBooks, case studies, biographies, lesson plans, bibliographic guides, textbooks, video content, runway and backstage photos from fashion shows, and images from museums around the world. Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. Mixed
Fashion Bloomsbury Fashion Business Cases Fashion related business cases from Bloomsbury Fashion Central. Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. Business cases
Fashion Bloomsbury Fashion Video Archive

Videos of fashion shows presented in Paris, London, New York, and Milan by 460 international designers, between 1979 and 2003. Access to this resource ends on 7th August.

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Covid-19 Coronavirus Covid-19 resources

FREE access to resources to help research on the novel Coronavirus Covid-19. This blog links to some of the best offers from well-known and respected publishers and content providers.

Journals
Health/Med Clinical Knowledge Summaries. (Open access in the UK) Temporary access outside the UK via Prodigy (https://prodigy.clarity.co.uk/) can be arranged individually. Please contact us by emailing library@sunderland.ac.uk Mixed
Health/Med Cochrane This is now temporarily unrestricted for everyone in every country of the world, to ensure that all Cochrane evidence is accessible for all those involved in combating the pandemic and its effects on public health. Mixed
Health/Med ScienceDirect e books Free access to e books on ScienceDirect.  Log in with your uni username and password, and on the 'Browse books and journals' page tick Publication type  Books and Access type  Subscribed and complimentary E books
Humanities JSTOR Extra collections opened up for University of Sunderland users. On the JSTOR page click on Login, then Find my institution. Search University of Sunderland then click on Login and use your uni username and password. Journals
Humanities British History Online

British History Online (BHO) is a digital collection of key printed primary and secondary sources for the history of Britain and Ireland, with a special focus on the period 1300 to 1800. Access to this resource continues to the 30th Sept 2020.  

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Humanities Churchill Archive The Churchill Archive is a digital library of modern international history. It includes more than 800,000 pages of original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from Winston S. Churchill’s personal correspondence to his official exchanges with kings, presidents, politicians, and military leaders. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. Mixed
Humanities Bloomsbury Cultural History Bloomsbury Cultural History collection.  Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. E books
Humanities Drama Online Bloomsbury resources for the study of drama.  Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. Mixed
Law Law Trove Access to Law Trove ebooks. Access to this resource continues to 31st August. Mixed
Media Screen Studies Bloomsbury Screen Studies collection.  Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. E books
Music Bloomsbury Popular Music Scholarship and interactive tools covering global popular music from the early 20th century to the present day.  Click on Log in, then ‘log in via your institution using Shibboleth’.  Search for University of Sunderland then use your uni ID and password. Access to this resource ends on 7th August. Articles and tools
Social sciences Bristol University Press Open access e books Open access books from Bristol University Press and Policy Press. E books
Social sciences Bristol University Press Open access articles Open access articles from Bristol University Press and Policy Press. Journals