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Trial Databases

VCU Libraries users have temporary access to these databases while they are under consideration for a subscription. Your feedback is very valuable in this selection process, so please let us know what you think of these resources.

Current trials

Library Stack: Library Stack is an online archive of digital arts publications from the fields of contemporary art, graphic design, architecture, film and philosophy. Library Stack draws from diverse global platforms, and has a particular focus on hybrid works: experimental podcasts, custom typefaces, serial PDF publications, exhibitions bundled into .zip folders, collaborative scholarship initiatives, and artists’ software. University access includes full-text search and direct downloads. This trial runs until March 1st. Please send your feedback to Dr. Emily Winthrop (edwinthrop@vcu.edu). 

Bloomsbury Design Library: Bloomsbury Design Library offers cross-searchable access to a broad and expanding range of encyclopedias, reference works, e-books, images, and more covering the global history, theory, and practice of crafts and design.
 
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