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|Alexander Street Press brings together the skills of traditional publishing, librarianship, and software development to create quality electronic resources. Currently offering collections in music, counseling, history, anthropology, religion, women's studies, nursing, literature and the arts, with a growing collection of online video databases making the offerings ever more multidisciplinary. Upcoming areas include allied health, business, and the sciences. Alexander Street Press is committed to creating collections of global relevance, and partners with the local library community to do so.|
Alexander Street Press works directly with libraries and also through consortia including CAUL for University Libraries, EPIC for New Zealand Public Libraries and NSW.Net for New South Wales Public Libraries.
New Interface for VAST: Academic Video Online and Music Online. Click here to learn more.
Early Experiences in Australasia: Primary Sources and Personal Narratives 1788–1901 provides a unique and personal view of events in the region from the arrival of the first settlers through to Australian Federation at the close of the nineteenth century.
Asian Film Online is an online streaming video collection of nearly 600 narrative feature films, documentaries, and shorts. With Asian voices addressing Asian issues, and through works selected by Asian film experts, the collection offers highly relevant perspectives and insights.
Psychological Experiments Online is a multimedia online resource that synthesizes the most important psychological experiments of the 20th and 21st centuries, fostering deeper levels of understanding for students and scholars alike. The collection pairs 75 hours of audio and video recordings of the original experiments (when existent) with 40,000 pages of primary-source documents.
Environmental Studies in Video is an online collection designed to address the needs of one of the fastest growing academic fields. The collection directly confronts the most compelling questions faced in contemporary society by bringing together seminal documentary films and powerful footage from diverse sources around the globe.
Global Business and Economics in Video will address the complex nature of the discipline by delivering 500 hours of real-life documentaries, interviews, and case studies focused on the human side of business and economics.