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With over 11,000 sources, this comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as social issues, politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people. Content is easily searched and sorted through an intuitive, map-based interface. Check out Trenton Times or New Jersey
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The ACM Digital Library is a collection of citations and full text from ACM journals, newsletters, magazines, multimedia titles, and conference proceedings. It is a repository of papers from publications that have been published, co-published, or co-marketed by ACM and other publishers about computing and information technology.
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The core collection forms the nexus of Drama Online. With over 1,200 texts and counting, this continually updated collection features the pre-eminent theatre lists of Bloomsbury’s Methuen Drama and Arden Shakespeare imprints and Faber and Faber, as well as production photos from the Victoria and Albert Museum and The American Shakespeare Center. Content highlights: include classic works from Bertolt Brecht, Henrik Ibsen and Anton Chekhov as well as modern classics from David Mamet, Harold Pinter, Katori Hall and Simon Stephens.

Rider University has access to the Core Collection and the Critical Studies and Performance Practice Collection. The Core Collection forms the nexus of Drama Online. With over 1,200 texts and counting, this continually updated collection features the pre-eminent theatre lists of Bloomsbury’s Methuen Drama and Arden Shakespeare imprints and Faber and Faber, as well as production photos from the Victoria and Albert Museum and The American Shakespeare Center. Content highlights: include classic works from Bertolt Brecht, Henrik Ibsen and Anton Chekhov as well as modern classics from David Mamet, Harold Pinter, Katori Hall and Simon Stephens

The Critical Studies and Performance Practice Collection features over 370 academic books from the prestigious Methuen Drama and The Arden Shakespeare imprints of Bloomsbury Academic, as well as over 60 actor training videos through PATAZ: Physical Actor Training - an online A-Z.
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Google Scholar searches for scholarly literature in a simple, familiar way. You can search across many disciplines and sources at once to find articles, books, theses, court opinions, and content from academic publishers, professional societies, some academic web sites, and more.

Now, you can setup Google Scholar to link to Rider University Libraries subscription. Follow these setup instructions.
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HeritageQuest Online is a new electronic resource licensed by the State Library in 2019 that will be available to public, school and academic libraries. HeritageQuest Online is a comprehensive treasury of American genealogical resources that will help New Jersey residents find their ancestry. Access to this electronic resource is provided by New Jersey State Library and the Institute for Museum and Library Services.
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Hit Songs Deconstructed provides up-to-date data and analysis on the current state of the mainstream music scene at the compositional level. Our in-depth reports and searchable database give you the tools you need to make informed decisions in a fast-changing musical landscape. SCOPE: 2013-Present
  • Global Access: These resources are digital, online, and free of charge and are intended by the author or copyright-holder to be accessible via the internet.
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The collection includes over 6,000 action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software. Through the use of the EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator, these programs are bootable and playable.
Other links of interest:

Internet Arcade: The Internet Arcade is a web-based library of arcade (coin-operated) video games from the 1970s through to the 1990s, emulated in JSMAME, part of the JSMESS software package.

Handheld History: A collection of images and information about portable self-contained video game consoles.
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Provides a broad range of perspectives and expertise relevant to the policy debates that are inevitably renewed with each new incident of gun violence. The collection features titles such as Private Guns, Public Health, by David Hemenway, and After Gun Violence: Deliberation and Memory in an Age of Political Gridlock, by Craig Rood. Also included is the contributed work, Reducing Gun Violence in America: Informing Policy with Evidence and Analysis, edited by Daniel W. Webster and Jon S. Vernick.
  • Global Access: These resources are digital, online, and free of charge and are intended by the author or copyright-holder to be accessible via the internet.
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OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD's analysis and data. OECD iLibrary also contains content published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and the International Transport Forum (ITF). Every year around 300 new titles are published via OECD iLibrary associated with the following themes: Agriculture & Food; Development; Economics; Education; Employment; Energy; Environment; Finance and Investment; Governance; Industry and Services; Nuclear Energy; Science and Technology; Social Issues / Migration / Health ; Taxation; Trade; Transport; Urban, Rural and Regional Development.

NOTE: Rider University is NOT a subscriber to this database BUT all book and journal content is *available to all users to READ FREE online by clicking the READ icon (eye icon)*. All users can access *and download* select materials such as the OECD Factbook, OECD Working Papers, Indicators, and more.
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