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A-Z Databases

Find the best library databases for your research.


New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
ccMixter This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s) Mixter
ccMixter is a community music remixing site featuring remixes and samples licensed under Creative Commons licenses. Users are free to download and sample from music on this site and share the results with anyone, anywhere, anytime. Some songs might have certain restrictions, depending on their specific licenses. Each submission is marked clearly with the license that applies to it.
Index of Medieval Art This link opens in a new window
An Open Access digital index of Medieval works of art, containing a wide variety of mediums and styles. Collections include images and descriptive data related to the iconography of works of art produced between late Antiquity and the sixteenth century
Kanopy This link opens in a new window
Kanopy is a video-streaming platform of thought-provoking, independent films that aim to bridge cultural boundaries, spark discussion, and expand worldviews. Kanopy now offers a varied collection of over 30,000 films.

COVID-19 Special Access

Many publishers are temporarily expanding access to their content and new educational resources may be available to support your curriculum. See the resources labeled COVID-19 Special Access.


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