• Trial Online Resources

  • The Barber Library frequently tests new online resources to ensure that faculty and students have the best resources available for instruction, learning, and research. Check out the latest offerings and send us your feedback!

    Send feedback or your suggestions for online resource suggestions to Cat Finney (cfinney@cocc.edu), Associate College Librarian for Collections and Acquisitions.

    Current Trials

    Kanopy

    Description:

    Kanopy is a video streaming solution for colleges offering a "Netflix-like" user experience and a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films, and educational videos from thousands of producers.

    Touching on all topics, featured producers in Kanopy's collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, and many more. Films can be watched from anywhere, anytime by all staff and students.

    Access:

    Visit http://cocc.kanopystreaming.com

    Trial Ends: April 30, 2017

    History Research Center

    Description:

    History Research Center includes the primary and secondary resources, all fully cross-searchable and seamlessly integrated for complete history coverage:

    • American History: More than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history. Now with expanded coverage of American women’s history and U.S. government for comprehensive curricular coverage.
    • African-American History: A comprehensive examination of more than five centuries of the African-American experience.
    • American Indian History: 15,000 years of American Indian history and culture.
    • Ancient & Medieval History: An extensive exploration of world history from prehistory through the 1500s.
    • Modern World History: Covers the broad expanse of world history from the 15th century to the present
    Access:

    Visit http://online.infobaselearning.com/Direct.aspx?aid=103967&pid=WE00

    Trial Ends: April 18, 2017

    Rosetta Stone Language Learning

    Description:

    Rosetta Stone offers immersion language learning for more than 30 languages. See more information at http://www.rosettastone.com/highereducation/white-papers

    Access:

    Visit http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&custid=s9004364&site=rosettrial&return=y&groupid=main.

    Note: Our subscription to this product would be limited to "Level One." Each person accessing the trial will need to enter their own COCC email and then create their own password.

    Trial Ends: Ongoing
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