Recent Changes to Subscription Databases
 
Database Added/Cancelled/Changed Comments

October 2014

Cancellation :

  • Index to Current Urban Documents

Subscription cancelled.

August 2014

Cancellation:

  • African American Experience

This database, from ABC-CLIO, expired at the end of July and was not renewed.

March 2014

Name Change :

  • Grolier Online

Grolier Online is now called ScholasticGO! (updated March 25, 2013)

December 2013

Cancelled:

  • USA Trade

 

November 2013

Access Change:

  • Foundation Grants to Individuals

Cancelled:

  • Foundation Search

Although Foundation Grants to Individuals is still available on site, it can no longer be accessed remotely.

August 2013

Added:

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context

This databases is new to NOVELNY, as of August 1, 2013. It is available via geolocation (no username/password or driver license required) for those who are in New York State.

July 2013

Added:

  • Gannett Newsstand Complete
  • Kids InfoBits
  • eLibrary Elementary

These databases are new to NOVELNY, as of July 1, 2013.

Note: Several NOVELNY databases are now available via geolocation (no username/password or driver license required) for those who are in New York State.

Cancelled:

  • Twayne's Authors Series
  • Primary Search (including Searchasaurus and Kids' Search interfaces)
These databases are no longer offered via NOVELNY, as of June 30, 2013.

April 2013

Cancelled:

  • JobNow

The New York State Library regretfully announces that its subscription to the JobNow™ database, including the Adult Learning Center, made available as part of the online resources available through the NOVELny platform, ended on April 30, 2013.

JobNow™, a product of Brainfuse, was made possible through a federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Broadband Technology Opportunity Program (BTOP) award funded through the New York State Education Department/New York State Library. This project, titled Broadbandexpress@yourlibrary, also ended on April 30. 

Cancelled:

  • PAIS
The Public Affairs Information Service (PAIS) database subscription has been cancelled. (April 25, 2013)
Various databases and e-journals Some of our online and print resources are temporarily unavailable. Please contact the Reference Desk for assistance at 518-474-5355. We apologize for the inconvenience.

March 2013

Removed/Substituted:
  • Business and Company ASAP
Business and Company ASAP has been available from Gale through NOVELNY. All of the content in this database is included in Gale's Business Insights: Essentials, which is currently a NOVELny database. Access to Business and Company ASAP will cease at midnight on March 31, 2013.

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Last Updated: November 3, 2014