Category: E-Resource

  • Boot up the year by uploading these 5 tools to your new device

    January 4, 2022

    Did you get a new laptop, cell phone or a tablet during the holidays? Start your year off right by uploading these five essential tools via IT Connect:

  • Chat with librarians, access resources at UW Libraries remotely

    March 10, 2020

    While UW libraries are open Monday through Friday this week, you can also take advantage of our librarians’ expertise online 24/7 and access many helpful tools to continue research and learning remotely.

  • E-Resource: Discover grant funding opportunities

    February 25, 2020

    Search funding opportunities offered by 166,000 U.S. foundations using Foundation Directory Online, brought to you by UW Libraries. Funder profiles include interactive maps, charts and key details to help you identify appropriate funding sources. If you’re working with UW faculty or staff, they should coordinate with their unit’s advancement team before contacting any funders directly.

  • E-Resource: Stream videos of your favorite operas

    January 23, 2020

    From the world-renowned Metropolitan Opera to your couch, enjoy stream¬ing video of more than 500 Metropolitan Opera performances, with Met Opera on Demand. Performances featured span the Met’s history, from 1930s radio broadcasts to the current season, including performances from the famous Live in HD cinema series. Brought to you by UW Libraries.

  • Check out historical database on American Indians and American West

    January 9, 2020

    Get first-hand accounts on Indian Wars, westward migration and survey data from Indian reservations in the “American Indians and the American West, 1809-1971,” brought to you by UW Libraries. The database includes collections from the U.S. National Archives and the Chicago History Museum, records from the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Major Council Meetings of…

  • E-Resource: Stream films and TV shows

    December 16, 2019

    Two girls wrapped into blanket eating corn cheerios and watching horror movie

    Looking for movies to watch over the winter break? Check out the Video & Streaming Video: Streaming Media Collections A-Z research guide brought to you by the UW Libraries. Choose from world cinema, animation and shorts, African-American classics, award-winning LGBT documentaries, old TV shows, and more. Also browse through the popular films (and TV series)…

  • E- Resource: Answers to your questions about using UW Libraries

    November 14, 2019

    How can you find what you need using UW Libraries Search or locate full-text scholarly articles or a textbook on reserve? Check out the UW Libraries’ FAQs, which provide answers to users’ frequently asked questions about using the UW Libraries and information resources, and also feature short demos. Find out how to access databases and…