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New Trial Available: Ancestry Library Edition

Pepperdine University Libraries has secured a three month trial for Ancestry Library Edition. This electronic resource provides access to family history via documents that record the lineage of individuals from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe, Australia, and more. Popular and recently added collections include: U.S. collections deliver hundreds of millions of names […]

New Electronic Resource: Oxford Language Dictionaries Online

Pepperdine University Libraries now provides access to Oxford Language Dictionaries Online. The Oxford Language Dictionaries Online site offers fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages. Available languages: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish. “The most exciting electronic language […]

New Electronic Resource: Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive

Pepperdine University Libraries is pleased to announce that the Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive has been added to the electronic resources collection. The Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive is an archival research resource containing the essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through […]

New Electronic Resource: Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639-1800

Pepperdine University Libraries now provides access to Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639-1800. Quick Facts about Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639-1800: Contains virtually every book, pamphlet and broadside published in America during the 17th and 18th centuries More than 36,000 items from the renowned bibliography by Charles Evans and Roger Bristol’s Supplement […]

PrivCo Now Available

Pepperdine University Libraries now offers access to PrivCo. PrivCo is a database that is focused solely on private company financial data, including M&A activity, investor information, private equity, and venture capital data. PrivCo currently has coverage of over 225,000 private companies, 11,000 investors, and over 80,000 private market M&A deals and funding rounds. Users can […]

SAGE Research Methods Now Available

Pepperdine University Libraries now offers access to SAGE Research Methods. SAGE Research Methods is a research tool that connects users to over 100,000 pages of SAGE research methods books, journals, and reference material with advanced search features. Here, researchers, faculty, and students can explore methods concepts to design research projects, understand particular methods or identify […]

Oxford Islamic Studies Online now Available

Pepperdine University Libraries are pleased to announce that we now offer Oxford Islamic Studies Online through December 31, 2014. We received this database through our Bridging Cultures: Muslim Journeys grant. Find it in the list of electronic resources. Encompassing over 5,000 A–Z reference entries, chapters from scholarly and introductory works, Qur’anic materials, primary sources, images, […]

Trial of PrivCo Available Through May 22, 2013

Pepperdine Libraries has a full access trial to the PrivCo database through May 22, 2013. PrivCo is a source for business and financial research on non-publicly traded corporations, including family-owned, private equity-owned, venture-backed and international unlisted companies. A few current academic subscribers in California include Stanford, UCLA, Golden Gate University, Westmont College, Chapman University, USC, The Master’s College, […]

The Chicago Manual of Style Online now Available

The Chicago Manual of Style Online is now available in the 15th and 16th editions. Completely searchable and easy to use, The Chicago Manual of Style Online provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age. The Chicago Manual of Style Online includes the popular Chicago Style Q&A, a resource that thousands […]