Check out Some of the New Resources Online!

The following new e-resources and online databases have been added to Columbia University Libraries website:

A-R Editions’ Online Music Anthology – Online Music Anthology is a database of music scores containing representative vocal and instrumental compositions from antiquity through the 19th century.

Archives Unbound – Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of the historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students.

Essay and General Literature Retrospective – Essay and General Literature Retrospective indexes single and multi-author collections, plus selected and annual series.

Filmakers Library Online – Filmakers Library Online provides award-winning documentaries in the areas of race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, political science, current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. This database is being offered on a trial basis until May 15.

International Monetary Fund eLibrary – The IMF eLibrary offers direct access to IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers, and studies, as well as data and statistical tools.


National Palace Museum Online – NPM Online is a database application aimed at educational promotion and academic exchanges. The collections exhibited in NPM Online are classified into seven categories: painting, calligraphy, ceramics, jade, bronze, Buddhist antiques, and rarities.

Naxos Music Library – The Naxos Music Library offers "digital sheet music in all classicla genres spanning music from Medieval to the 21st century and composers from Back to Arvo Part."

Naxos Video Library – The Naxos Video Library is a performing arts video library with operas, ballets, documentaries, live concerts, and musical tours of historic places.

Short Story Index Online – The Short Story Index Online rovides access to more than 96,000 stories, pleas the full text of more than 4,000 stories. The periodicals included are those indexed in the Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature and Humanities Index.

Short Story Index Retrospective – The Short Story Index Retrospective cites short stories published from the 1830s to the 1980s.

We love to hear what you think! Have you used any of these new online resources? Are there other resources you use more frequently? Leave a comment below!