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The Coptic Gnostic Library — A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices  Evaluate this database

Main source of information regarding Gnostic religion. Included is original text in Coptic with English translation and commentary. To view Coptic text properly, download and install the Unicode font, Antinoou.

Trial runs through: November 20, 2016.


Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library  Evaluate this database

Presents a complete Hebrew transcription and English translation of the Biblical texts, together with high-resolution images.

Trial runs through: November 20, 2016.


Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics  Evaluate this database

Offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the history and study of the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present day.

Trial runs through: November 20, 2016.


Brill's Medieval Reference Library  Evaluate this database

Contains full-text of four encyclopedias: Brill's Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages Online; Encyclopaedia of Medieval Dress and Textiles; Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage; and Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle. Each title can be searched separately or as a group.

Trial runs through: November 20, 2016.


IBISWorld  Evaluate this database

Industry research reports for ~700 industries organized and defined by NAICS codes. The reports describe an industry’s size, market share, major companies, structure, drivers, trends, and much more.

Trial runs through: December 2, 2016.


MarketLine  Evaluate this database

Market research database that covers industries with ~3,500 industry profiles and 30,000+ companies within 215 countries.

Trial runs through: November 7, 2016.


Textual History of the Bible  Evaluate this database

Cross-searchable platform with all available information regarding the textual history, textual character, translation techniques, manuscripts, and the importance of each textual witness for each book of the Hebrew Bible, including its deutero-canonical scriptures. Includes articles on the history of research, the editorial histories of the Hebrew Bible, as well as other aspects of text-critical research and its auxiliary fields, such as papyrology, codicology, and linguistics.

Trial runs through: November 20, 2016.


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