The Chronicle, based in Washington, D.C., is a major news service in dedicated to covering academic affairs throughout the nation's colleges and universities. It is published every weekday online and appears weekly in print. Print issues are available in the Periodicals section of the Library.
All faculty, students, and staff can access the New York Times website directly by setting up their access via the Eckerd Library subscription. An initial one-time registration from ON-CAMPUS is all you need to access the NY Times online from your laptop, tablet, or phone from anywhere in the world. You can connect your existing NY Times account or create a new one. Access includes articles from 1851 - current, The New York Times Magazine, current access to the Spanish and Chinese editions, as well as access via mobile app (except NYT Crossword app). See our First Time Account Setup Instructions for more information about the process.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
The Chicago Manual of Style Online provides convenient access to the style, formatting, and grammar guidelines provided in the book. Chicago is the style of choice for many professional journals within the social sciences, history, and anthropology.
EBSCO's Faculty Select is provided through June 30th. It is a time-saving way to find open educational resources in all discipline areas. It includes content from 5 platforms (BCcampus OpenEd, OAPEN, OPEN SUNY Textbooks, Open Textbook Library, and 80% of OpenStax).
If you encounter an ebook that you would like to access, please LET US KNOW as it can be added to our EBSCO e-Books account (but only by request).
A searchable, perpetually growing, virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature. Greek and Latin Classical heritage is represented here with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations.
The Internet Archive will suspend waitlists for the 1.4 million (and growing) books in its lending library by creating a National Emergency Library to serve the nation’s displaced learners. Users will be able to borrow books without joining a waitlist, ensuring that students will have access to assigned readings and library materials that the Internet Archive has digitized. This suspension will run through June 30, 2020, or the end of the US national emergency, whichever is later.
Swank Digital Campus provides streaming access to films and documentaries to supplement course instruction. Faculty can request content by searching for a desired title and submitting a request to the library for review.
Unlimited digital access to the WashingtonPost.com from on- and off-campus including expert reporting and analysis, award-winning investigative coverage and editorial commentary, real-time Q&A discussions, and access to live-streamed events. Create your own account to save articles.
All faculty, students, and staff can access the Wall Street Journal online directly by setting up their access via the Eckerd Library subscription. An initial one-time registration is all you need to access the WSJ online from your laptop, tablet, or phone from anywhere in the world. See our First Time Account Setup Instructionsfor more information about the process.