JISC Collections

  1. This short video is quick introduction to JISC Journal Archives - an online platform that offers centralised access to the journals archives of Oxford University Press, Proquest, The Royal Society of Chemistry, Taylor & Francis, Cambridge University Press, Brill, the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institute of Physics. All cleared for educational use by students, teachers and researchers at UK colleges and universities, users can cross search, read, print, save over 3.75 million articles from over 600 journals. To find out how you can use it for your course and the wide range of subjects it covers, watch the film.

    JISC Journal Archives is part of the JISC eCollections service, which incorporates, JISC Historic Books, JISC MediaHub and JISC Journal Archives jiscecollections.ac.uk

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  2. This short video is quick introduction to JISC Historic Books - an online platform that offers access to the full text of digital images of 350,000 historic books published in Britain from 1475 to 1900. In one single place, users can search Early English Books Online, Eighteenth Century Collections Online and a collection of over 65,000 nineteenth century books from the British Library. All cleared for educational use by students, teachers and researchers at UK colleges and universities search across all three collections, read online, print – explore the first ever book published, read original printings of Shakespeare, learn about GB and its colonies, view literature from the 19th Century - just a small sample of what’s available in JISC Historic Books. To find out how you can use it for your course or what subjects it covers, watch the film.

    JISC Historic Books is part of the JISC eCollections service, which incorporates, JISC Journal Archives, JISC MediaHub and JISC Historic Books jiscecollections.ac.uk

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  3. This short video is quick introduction to JISC MediaHub - an online multimedia platform that offers access to thousands of images, film and sound recordings specially selected and cleared for education use by students, teachers and researchers in UK colleges and universities. You can explore images from the Getty Archive, watch news stories from the ITN archive, research the programme scripts and listen to classical music – just a small sample of what’s available in JISC MediaHub. To find out how you can use it for your course or what subjects it covers, watch the film.

    JISC MediaHub is part of the JISC eCollections service, which incorporates JISC Historic Books, JISC Journal Archives and JISC MediaHub jiscecollections.ac.uk

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  4. We produced a film about our Model Licence that discusses the value that it brings to teaching, research and learning from the viewpoint of student, researcher and librarian.

    This series of films highlights how the model licence allows institutions and their users to get the most out of the online resources that they subscribe to and will be of interest to all those with an interest in providing training to colleagues and students in this area

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  5. We produced a film about our Model Licence that discusses the value that it brings to teaching, research and learning from the viewpoint of student, researcher and librarian.

    This series of films highlights how the model licence allows institutions and their users to get the most out of the online resources that they subscribe to and will be of interest to all those with an interest in providing training to colleagues and students in this area

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JISC Collections

Jisc Collections Plus

JISC Collections is a membership organisation, established by the UK Higher and Further Education funding councils, to support the procurement of digital content for education and research in the UK.

We are uniquely placed to provide our members with:

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JISC Collections is a membership organisation, established by the UK Higher and Further Education funding councils, to support the procurement of digital content for education and research in the UK.

We are uniquely placed to provide our members with:

* expertise in negotiating and procurement, within the scholarly communications sector, to save librarians time and money

* high-quality e-resource collections selected for academic research, teaching and learning

* best pricing and licensing, using our collective influence to obtain value for money
* environmental scanning and research into innovative resources, licensing models and evaluation tools

* shared knowledge about e-resource acquisition and research.

Find out more at jisc-collections.ac.uk

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