Last fiscal year, the USF Libraries moved from print to online only with the purchase of all ebook titles published in 2008 and 2009 by Palgrave McMillan with access through Palgrave Connect. This year the 2010 collection expands with three new collections—Education, Media and Culture, and Theatre and Performance.
Number of Titles Business & Management Collection 2010
127 Economics & Finance Collection 2010
104 History Collection 2010
133 Language & Linguistics Collection 2010
34 Literature Collection 2010
147 Theatre & Performance 2010
29 Political & International Studies Collection 2010
181 Religion & Philosophy Collection 2010
54 Social Sciences Collection 2010
110 Media & Culture 2010
40 Education 2010
53 Grand Total
With the Palgrave Connect content there is unlimited simultaneous access. Full text content is available in PDF format and is fully searchable. Printing is set at one chapter at a time. Ebook content can also be copied, pasted, and saved and can be accessed via ebook readers, such as Sony Readers. Hypertext links to ebook content can be created in Blackboard. This resource can support both undergraduate curriculum and graduate research.
Access options include:
1. MARC records are loaded in Aleph/Mango at http://usf.catalog.fcla.edu/sf.jsp. Search by author, title, or subject.
2. Access at the database level by clicking on Databases by Title at http://www.lib.usf.edu/. Key in Palgrave Connect.
3. Access through Blackboard at the course level as developed by instructor.