New Horizons for Research: Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)
Theresa DeBenedictis, Gale, Cengage Learning
Lucy Heckman, University Libraries
Amy King, St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Andrew Sankowski, University Libraries
Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) is invaluable to research and teaching of one of the most studied historical periods. This database contains rare primary sources selected by an international team of experts and provides never before possible access to important works digitized from leading libraries worldwide. Users will find millions of full-text, fully searchable pages that enhance historical scholarship and provide an intriguing window into a bygone era.
All parts of Nineteenth Century Collections Online are available on Artemis —a new Gale research platform. This state of the art platform was developed to provide features desirable to scholars, such as detailed subject indexing and metadata, textual analysis tools, personalized user accounts, and more — all to facilitate research in the digital age.
Please join us to discover the treasure trove of resources in this database and learn about practical applications for teaching and research.
Date: Tuesday, February 11
Time: 12:15 - 1:40 p.m.
Location: Library, Room110, Queens Campus
Any questions please contact: CTL@stjohns.edu.