Electronic Resources Alerts: Home

Guide URL: http://libguides.wmich.edu/EresourcesAlerts
Guide Updated: Oct 20, 2014 8:11 PM
Alerting Users to temporary outages and the addition of new features to Electronic Resources provided by the University Libraries.

Times Literary Supplement Digital archive coverage has been extended

Coverage has increased in the Times Literary Supplement Digital archive from 1902-2007 to 1902-2009. The LibGuides entry has been updated to reflect this. The VuFind record will be updated in due course.

NewsVault (which is an integrated search interface to the Times Digital Archive and the Times Literary Supplement Archive entry has also been updated to reflect this coverage change.

Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities upgraded

The University Libraries have upgraded our subscription to Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities to the complete package. We now have access to all sections withn this resource (see list below).. Access is through the same URL as we had previously used .

Business Directories 
  Economics & Finance
Educational Directories 
  Educational Curriculum & Methods 
  Educational Psychology & Administration
  Educational Technology & Library Science 

  Psychology & Psychiatry 

Computer Science 
  Computer Science - Business Information Systems

Health Directories 
  Health Administration 

Two addtional JSTOR journal collections available for WMU Users

Two addtional JSTOR  journal collections are now available for WMU Users. These collections add an additional 366 electronic journals, bringing the number of JSTOR journals available to 2,617. The FindIt@WMU system and PowerSearch has been updated to include these collections. Journals will also be included in VuFind in due course.

To see a list of all journal collections available to WMU users, see:


Several New Enhancements have been added to Engineering Village

Several New Enhancements have been added to Engineering Village

  • AutoSuggest - helps users find terms using the Ei Thesaurus.   Tutorial
  • New Download - Excel, CSV, PDF and RTF formats are now available.   Tutorial
  • Mendeley Web Importer - one click imports results to Mendeley.   Tutorial
  • What's New - provides a summary of the latest updates.   EngineeringVillage's Blog address

These and other video tutorials are on EngineeringVillage's YouTube channel.