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NEW: Access to the full ebook collection of John Benjamins Publishing Company

Consortium Luxembourg is happy to announce that you have now access to around 4000 ebooks from John Benjamins Publishing Company.

The books focus on Linguistics, Translation Studies and Terminology, Psychology, Philosophy, Literary Studies, Art and Art History.

Access via John Benjamins Publishing

Access is available for all users with a library card of the National Library, the University of Luxembourg, LIH or LIST.

New: The Literary Encyclopedia

Consortium Luxembourg is happy to announce that we’re now subscribing to “The Literary Encyclopedia”.

The Literary Encyclopedia publishes biographies of major and minor writers; scholarly descriptions of all interesting texts written by these authors, including those often neglected; and a variety of descriptive and critical essays on literary, cultural and historical matters, which provide a finer understanding of the social contexts in which this writing was produced.

The Literary Encyclopedia seeks to cover all of world literature and endeavor to commission and publish articles on the widest variety of quality writing that has been produced around the world. The encyclopedia is covering English, American, German, Russian, Italian, French and Classical literatures, as well as substantial and increasing coverage of Hispanic, Japanese, Canadian, East European and various postcolonial literatures. So far 8721 completed articles have been published.

The Literary Encyclopedia currently publishes the following kinds of content:

  • About People
    • Biographical profiles
    • Lifelines – day-by-day chronologies of an author’s life
  • About Works
    • Profiles – descriptive-critical analyses
    • Primary bibliography of all major works by all writers listed (List of works)
  • About Literary Context
    • Essays on genres, concepts, movements, theories; comparative and reception essays
    • Short notes on genres, concepts, issues
  • About Political and Cultural Context
    • Essays on important historical events, movements and issues
    • Short notes on important events, movements and issues
  • Secondary Bibliography
    • Annotated or unannotated recommended critical reading for any of the above (recommended readings)

Access is available for all users with a library card of the National Library or University of Luxembourg.

Access United Nations books and resources on COVID-19

During this global pandemic, be sure to get your facts from reliable sources. UN iLibrary offers the latest reports and policy briefs on COVID-19, bringing together analysis from across the UN system which provides concrete ideas for how to address the consequences and even seize opportunities in the midst of the crisis.

Some examples of available working papers:

The Impact of COVID-19 on Women
This policy brief focuses on the impact of COVID-19 (coronavirus) and the issues affecting women such as economic impacts, health, unpaid care work, gender-based violence – exploring how women and girls’ lives are changing in the face of COVID-19, and outlining suggested priority measures to accompany both the immediate response and longer-term recovery efforts.

Responding to the Socio-economic Impacts of COVID-19
This report is a call to action, for the immediate health response required to suppress transmission of the virus to end the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic; and to tackle the many social and economic dimensions of this crisis. It is, above all, a call to focus on people – women, youth, small and medium enterprises, and on vulnerable groups already at risk.

Browse here the complete collection on COVID-19

Neue Module Beck Online

Wir haben unser Beck Online-Abonnement erweitert! Zusätzlich zum Basis-Modul stehen nun allen Nutzern des Consortiums folgende Inhalte zur Verfügung:

Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht Premium

Das Online-Modul zum gesamten Bankrecht, zu KWG, Börsenrecht, Wertpapierrecht … uvm. – aktuell, rechtssicher und komfortabel. Zusätzlich bietet es Zugriff auf weitere renommierte Nachschlagewerke wie etwa: Langenbucher/Bliesener/Spindler, Bankrechtskommentar, Emde/Dornseifer/Dreibus/Hölscher, InVG sowie Dornseifer/Jesch/Klebeck/Tollmann, AIFM Richtlinie, Fuchs, WpHG, und Weitnauer/Boxberger/Anders, KAGB.

https://beck-online-beck-de.proxy.bnl.lu/Modul/52010/Inhalt/Bank–und-Kapitalmarktrecht-PREMIUM

Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht Premium

Das Fachmodul enthält Kommentare (z. B. Baumbach/Hueck, GmbHG), Handbücher (zur Limited), Entscheidungen, Aufsätze, Gesetze und Fach-News zum deutschen und europäischen Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht. Zusätzlich stehen zum Beispiel die Münchener Kommentare zum HGB und zum AktG und die neue Zeitschrift GWR Online zur Verfügung.

https://beck-online-beck-de.proxy.bnl.lu/Modul/29065/inhalt

Zeitschrift für das Gesamte Handels- und Wirtschaftsrecht (ZHR):  https://beck-online-beck-de.proxy.bnl.lu/?vpath=bibdata%2Fzeits%2FZHR%2Fcont%2FZHR%2Ehtm (inkl. Archiven ab 1996)

Zeitschrift für Wirtschafts- und Bankrecht – Wertpapiermitteilungen, Teil IV (WM): https://beck-online-beck-de.proxy.bnl.lu/?vpath=bibdata%2Fzeits%2FWM%2Fcont%2FWM%2Ehtm (wöchentlich aktuell mit Archivbestand ab 2000)

Auch weiterhin stehen alle Inhalte von Beck Online per Fernzugriff bereit. Sie müssen sich nur mit Ihrer Bibliothekskarte der Universität oder Nationalbibliothek einloggen.

New journal collection on Taylor & Francis available

Consortium Luxembourg is pleased to announce that it is now offering access to the Science & Technology Library collection from Taylor & Francis.

More than 530 peer-reviewed journals for research and teaching in the following research fields are accessible:

  •    Biological, Earth, Environmental & Food Science
  •     Chemistry
  •     Engineering, Computing & Technology
  •     Mathematics & Statistics
  •     Physics
  •     Sports Science & Medicine

The collection includes high impact journals like Autophagy, Contemporary Physics and Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences.

Access is available for all users with a library card of the National Library, University of Luxembourg, LIST or LIH.

Access via Taylor & Francis.

Access via a-z.lu.

Accès à deux modules de la littérature française sur Classiques Garnier

Les intéressés à la littérature française ont désormais la possibilité de consulter les textes narratifs originaux du Moyen Âge au XXe siècle ainsi que les textes les plus connus de la critique littéraire française du XIXe siècle via Classiques Garnier.

Le module Corpus de la littérature narrative (Moyen Âge – xxe siècle) donne accès aux textes originaux ainsi qu’aux éditions et aux textes de référence.

La bibliothèque numérique s’adresse à la fois aux élèves du collège et du lycée ainsi qu’aux étudiants et également aux spécialistes et chercheurs.

Pour répondre à la demande scientifique chaque édition a été rédigée en suivant les règles de l’édition scientifique.

CONTENU

Moyen Âge

I – Textes en ancien français: Aucassin et Nicolette; Béroul; Chanson de Roland; Chrétien de Troyes; Fabliaux; Marie de France; Roman de Renart; Roman de la Rose

II – Traductions: Aucassin et Nicolette; Béroul; Chanson de Roland; Chrétien de Troyes; Marie de France; Roman de Renart; Roman de la Rose

16e siècle

Brantôme; Des Periers; Marguerite de Navarre; Rabelais; Satyre Ménippée

17e siècle

Balzac, Jean-Louis Guez de; Cabinet des Fées; Caylus, A.-Cl. Philippe; Contes de Moncrif; Cyrano de Bergerac; Fénelon; Furetière, Antoine; Galland, Antoine; Guilleragues, Gabriel-Joseph de Lavergne; La Fontaine, Jean de; Mme D’Aulnoy; Mme de La Fayette; Murat; Perrault, Charles; Scarron, Paul; Sorel, Charles; Urfé

18e siècle

Abbé Prévost; Beaumarchais; Bernardin de Saint-Pierre; Cabinet des Fées; Cazotte, Jacques; Challe, Robert; Choderlos de Laclos; Crébillon (fils); Diderot, Denis; Fontenelle, Bernard (Le Bovier de); Le Sage, Alain-René; Louvet de Couvray, Jean-Baptiste; Mme de Lintot; Marivaux; Montesquieu; Restif de la Bretonne; Rousseau, Jean-Jacques; Voltaire

19e-20e siècles

Alain-Fournier; Balzac, Honoré de; Barbey d’Aurevilly, Jules; Chateaubriand, François René; Constant, Benjamin; Daudet, Alphonse; Dumas, Alexandre; Erckmann-Chatrian; Flaubert, Gustave; France, Anatole; Fromentin, Eugène; Gautier, Théophile; Goncourt, Edmond et Jules; Hugo, Victor; Huysmans, Joris-Karl; Loti, Pierre; Maupassant, Guy de; Mérimée, Prosper; Musset, Alfred de; Nerval, Gérard de; Proust, Marcel; Renard, Jules; Sand, George; Senancour, Étienne Pivert de; Stendhal; Vallès, Jules; Verne, Jules; Villiers de L’Isle-Adam; Zola, Émile

L’accès est disponible pour les lecteurs de la Bibliothèque nationale et de l’Université.

Accès au module Corpus de la littérature narrative (Moyen Âge – xxe siècle).

 

Le module La Critique littéraire rassemble 152 œuvres et recueils, 34 auteurs, 100 000 pages d’analyse qui décrivent les polémiques les plus marquantes.

Les textes des grands critiques sont complétés par les œuvres d’universitaires et d’hommes de lettre. La Harpe marque le début de cette sélection qui mène à travers le XIXe siècle jusqu’à Apollinaire et Proust.

CONTENU

Écrivains

Alexis, Paul; Amiel, Henri-Frédéric; Ampère, Jean-Jacques; Apollinaire, Guillaume; Balzac, Honoré de; Barante, Prosper de; Barbey d’Aurevilly, Jules-Amédée; Baudelaire, Charles; Brunetière, Ferdinand; Céard, Henry; Faguet, Émile; Gautier, Théophile; Goncourt, Jules et Edmond de; Hugo, Victor; Janin, Jules; La Harpe, Jean-François de; Lamartine, Alphonse de; Latouche, Henri de (Hyacinthe de Latouche dit); Lemaître, Jules; Mallarmé, Stéphane; Maupassant, Guy de; Nisard, Désiré; Nodier, Charles; Proust, Marcel; Sainte-Beuve, Charles Augustin; Schlegel, August Wilhelm von; Senancour, Etienne Pivert de; Sismondi, Jean Charles Simonde de; Staël, Germaine de; Stendhal, Henri Beyle, dit; Taine, Hippolyte; Vigny, Alfred de; Villemain, Abel; Zola, Émile

L’accès est disponible pour les lecteurs de la Bibliothèque nationale et de l’Université.

Accès au module La Critique littéraire via a-z.lu.

Le Consortium remercie les Amitiés Françaises Luxembourg pour leur contribution financière.

Accès aux collections d’ebooks de Peter Lang et de De Gruyter

Consortium Luxembourg a le plaisir de vous annoncer que vous avez désormais accès à 1.144 ebooks français de l’éditeur Peter Lang. Les ebooks traitent pour la plupart des sujets autour des sciences sociales et humaines.

Accès via Peter Lang.

Accès via a-z.lu.

En outre Consortium Luxembourg vous offre l’accès à 71.000 ebooks de De Gruyter en allemand et en anglais avec également le focus sur les sciences sociales et humaines. Un tiers des livres concerne le domaine des sciences techniques et de la médecine.

Accès via De Gruyter.

Accès à une partie de la collection via a-z.lu.

Découvrez les deux collections en effectuant des recherches sur vos centres d’intérêt sur a-z.lu!

L’accès est disponible pour tous les lecteurs inscrits à la Bibliothèque nationale, l’Université, LIH et LIST.

Un atlas pour comprendre l’espace mondial contemporain

L’atelier de cartographie et la Bibliothèque de Sciences Po ont le plaisir de vous annoncer la publication de latlas numérique Espace mondial, un projet expérimental d’édition numérique innovante de diffusion en libre accès de contenus scientifiques et pédagogiques issus des enseignements de Sciences Po.

Riche de plus de 80 articles et de 200 cartes et graphiques téléchargeables, cet outil entièrement bilingue (français / anglais) et accessible à tous permet d’explorer le monde contemporain et de mieux en comprendre les enjeux.

Né de la volonté de proposer de nouveaux types de contenus et d’élargir le lectorat de l’Atlas de la mondialisation, manuel de référence publié aux Presses de Sciences Po depuis 2006, cet atlas numérique s’adresse à tous, étudiants de 1er cycle, lycéens, enseignants du secondaire et du supérieur.

L’Atlas aborde les principaux enjeux internationaux de façon transdisciplinaire en croisant les approches de cartographes géographes et politistes spécialistes des relations internationales. Il est également disponible sous la forme d’un livre publié aux Presses de Sciences Po.

Explorez l’Atlas !

 

New Ebooks from Taylor & Francis

Consortium Luxembourg is now offering access to three new ebook collections from Taylor & Francis (T&F).

All of these ebooks are accessible remotely for users with a library card from the National Library and University of Luxembourg as well as the LIST and the LIH. You will have unlimited access to the books without any Digital Rights Management, so no further software for reading or downloading pdfs is needed.

AI and Machine Learning

This ebook collection presents CRC Press/Taylor and Francis’ growing list of outstanding titles in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. The publications in this area range from fundamental and theoretical concepts to advanced applications. The collection explores safety, security, and ethical concerns in AI and Machine Learning, as well as cutting edge topics, such as deep learning, autonomous vehicles, autonomous networks, and robotics. Books on various applications of AI and Machine Learning, such as Industrial Applications, AI and Robotics in Agriculture, and AI for Drug Development and Healthcare are also featured.

https://www-taylorfrancis-com.proxy.bnl.lu/collections/UBXA01

Data Science

Reflecting the interdisciplinary nature of the field, this ebook collection brings together titles from statistics, computer science, IT, and business. The books in this collection present research and applications in the field, including new statistical and computational techniques. Cutting edge topics are featured in the collection, including data analysis, data privacy, data analytics in healthcare, sports, business, education, arts and humanities, and politics. Many of the titles in the collection also provide guidance on the use of software for data science, including R, Python, and Julia.

https://www-taylorfrancis-com.proxy.bnl.lu/collections/UBXA05

Green Technology and Energy

Taylor & Francis, with its CRC Press and Routledge imprints, has a long-established publishing program in green technology and energy engineering. This ebook collection offers a wide range of types of book- from student textbooks to practical references for professionals to the research level. T&F is especially known for their books on renewable energy technology, and have included numerous titles on solar, wind, hydro, geothermal, and more. Also included are titles on environmental sustainability, as well as green approaches to traditional industries, and those that address the challenges of global climate change and offer potential solutions.

https://www-taylorfrancis-com.proxy.bnl.lu/collections/UBXA10

All ebooks can be also found in a-z.lu.

Statista – New tool Global Consumer Survey

Consortium Luxembourg is happy to announce that the platform Statista is now offering the Global Consumer Survey, a new complementing tool focusing on consumer behavior and media usage. The survey covers more than 50 topics including Media & Digital Media, Marketing & Social Media and Characteristics & Demographics. The tools offers data from more than 50 industries in 46 countries. 400 000 consumers have been participating to ensure data reliability.

Have a look and learn more about the consumer behavior related to the topic you are most interested in. You can even define your target group yourself and create your own customized survey results.

You have access until 31 December 2019.

To learn more about the Global Survey tool please click here.