The Brexit Reader on Security & Defence is an easily accessible online compendium of academic literature that offers in-depth analysis on the UK's role in European foreign, security, and defence policy.
DigiPal is a resource for the study of medieval handwriting, particularly that produced in England during the years 1000–1100, the time of Æthelred, Cnut and William the Conqueror. It is designed to allow you to see samples of handwriting from the period and to compare them with each other quickly and easily.
It currently contains:
1675 records of manuscripts and charters
963 manuscript images
62735 images of letters (graphs)
1475 records of scribal hands.
Funded by the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7), it is based at the Department of Digital Humanities at King's College London.
DynaMed Plus is the evidence-based reference tool for use at the point-of-care to get answers to clinical questions quickly and easily. DynaMed Plus covers a wide range of specialties. Each topic includes concise summaries and detailed recommendations based on the most current evidence. An app is available – login and follow the link to receive the required code.
Dynamed is OpenAthens authenticated (and IP enabled at GSTT).
A unique archive of almost every play submitted for licence between 1737 and 1824, and hundreds of documents that provide social context for the plays, featuring:
Primary source documents; the focus of which is the Larpent collection of plays and Anna Larpent's Diaries
The London Stage Database;
The Biographical Dictionary Database
The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the history and study of the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present day.
The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online features advanced search options, as well as extensive cross-references and full-text search functionality using the Hebrew character set. With over 850 entries and approximately 400 contributing scholars, the Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online is the authoritative reference work for students and researchers in the fields of Hebrew linguistics, general linguistics, Biblical studies, Hebrew and Jewish literature, and related fields.
This catalogue currently contains descriptions and digitised images of material dating from the reigns of George III to William IV, including personal letters, diaries, account books and records of the Royal Household.
Index Islamicus Online is an international classified bibliography of publications in European languages on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. The Index Islamicus Online provides the reader with an effective overview of what has been published on a given subject in the field of Islamic Studies in its broadest sense.
Visual arts portfolio, covering comics and crafts, art in education and creativity in virtual worlds, and spanning the fields of fashion, painting and illustration to Islamic architecture and Chinese contemporary art.
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.
Coverage: 1881 - 1992
MedHand Mobile Libraries App
Trial 01/04/2017 - 30/06/2017
Access via e-resources passwords page (http://www.kcl.ac.uk/library/help/eresources.aspx)
YouTube Link on how to use App: https://youtu.be/AwxgG7T-CLw
King's users have access to the following e-book titles:
To access the resources, please carry out the following steps:
1) Go to iTunes or Google Play, search for “medhand”.
2) Download the MedHand Mobile Libraries App.
3) Open up the App and tap “refresh”
4) Say “yes” to any pop-up question (on Android you also have to say “yes” to the end user agreement)
5) Enter the King's login credentials (see e-resources passwords page)
(Do NOT register - the trial super user has already been registered in the system)
6) On Apple devices the titles will load automatically. On Android, tap the green “download” button next to each title to download the titles to your device.
VADS provides online access to a growing collection of visual images contributed by universities, libraries, museums and archives from across the UK, which are available freely for non-commercial educational use.
The Open Library of Humanities (OLH) is a charitable organisation dedicated to publishing open access scholarship with no author-facing article processing charges (APCs). They are funded by an international consortium of libraries – including King’s, who have joined OLH’s mission to make scholarly publishing fairer, more accessible, and rigorously preserved for the digital future.
The International Encyclopedia of Geography is based on a collaboration between Wiley and the American Association of Geographers (AAG) to review and define the concepts, research, and techniques in geography and interrelated fields.
Contains approximately 1,000 entries ranging from 1,000 to 10,000 words with introductions to basic and complex concepts, with additional information on geographical societies around the world.
Coverage includes human geography, physical geography, geographic information science and systems, earth studies, and environmental science and brings together interdisciplinary perspectives on geographical topics and techniques of interest across the social sciences, humanities, science, and medicine
NHS organisations in England now have trial access to the premium version of TRIP for one year. Access is available via an NHS PC. Please note, users accessing it from home or on a non-NHS PC will continue to see the standard version.
TRIP (Turning Research Into Practice) is a clinical search engine providing a single search interface to a large number of web resources, which contain high quality evidence for answering clinical questions, including journals, synopses, online textbooks and systematic reviews. As well as research evidence it also allows clinicians to search across other content types including images, videos, patient information leaflets, educational courses and news.
The Premium version offers extra search results, additional full-text articles and a collection of images and videos. Related results links can also be found under Analytics for each result.