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Electronic Resources Changes

This guide will be updated as new resources are added, resources are removed, or when a resource is cancelled.

New Resources

New Resources: 2022-2023 Academic Year:


New Discovery Tools- see the "Research Tools" link on the library homepage for more information:

-LibKey Nomad



Ebook purchases 

-Ebook titles have been purchased for course use and research. Purchased ebooks have perpetual/permanent access.

-To request an ebook purchase, please email


Access World News (System/Shared Electronic Collection subscription)

-Area of strength: regional and international news

-The ability to sort news stories by topic/region will be helpful for course use. 

-Subject/current events hubs useful for English 100 and 200 courses

-Available through the Databases A-Z link on the library homepage.



-New ebook collection/software purchased by System

-Available through the Databases A-Z link on the library homepage. Titles are also included in Search at UW.


Streaming Films

The Library has converted its Kanopy collection from a purchase upon request model to a set of different models (KBASE and Capped PDA Programs) that will allow users to watch films without making a purchase request.

-Streaming film leases via Swank and Kanopy for courses as requested by instructors