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Database Trials Page

The UTK Libraries has obtained a short trial period for each of the databases or services listed below.  Your evaluation will be important in our decision to acquire these databases for the Libraries.  Please email your comments to the librarian associated with each database.

ACLS Humanities E-Book Collection.
Trial runs November 6, 2018 – June 30, 2019.

ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) is a digital collection of over 5,400 seminal books in the humanities and related social sciences. The result is an online, fully searchable collection of enduring, high-quality books in the humanities, reviewed and recommended by scholars, including prizewinners in their fields.

Send feedback to Chris Caldwell



Trials runs February 4, 2019 – May 3, 2019.

ClinicalKey is a clinical search engine to help clinicians diagnose and treat a variety of disorders offering access to all of Elsevier’s clinical journals and textbooks, as well as providing the most current clinically relevant evidence-based answers, as well as expert commentary, MEDLINE abstracts and select third-party journals.

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Trial runs April 2, 2019 -May 1, 2019

Embase is a highly versatile, multipurpose and up-to-date biomedical research database. It covers the most important international biomedical literature from 1947 to the present day and all articles are indexed in depth using Elsevier’s Life Science thesaurus Embase Indexing and Emtree®.

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Fold3 Library Edition.

Trial runs February 5, 2019 – May 6, 2019.

Fold3 Library Edition by Ancestry provides access to US military records from the Revolutionary War to recent wars, including the stories, photos and documents of the men and women who served. An invaluable tool for historians, genealogists, researchers, military enthusiasts, veterans and their families as well as teachers and battle reenactors, it contains millions of records from world-class archives, many of which are exclusively available on Fold3.

The Fold3 name comes from a traditional flag folding ceremony in which the third fold is made in honor and remembrance of veterans.

Send feedback to Shaina Destine


Gale Interactive Human Anatomy.

Trial runs from January 28, 2019 – April 29, 2019.

Gale Interactive: Human Anatomy is an innovative learning aid that allows students to examine virtual 3D dissections and immerse themselves in interactive research.

Appropriate for students in 1st and 2nd-year Human Anatomy college courses.

Please send feedback to Melanie Allen

Note: This trial is for internal testing and will not be available on either the Database A-Z List or OneSearch.


Literary Print Culture: The Stationer’s Company Archives, 1554-2007.

Trial runs from March 15, 2019 – June 15, 2019.

The Stationers’ Company Archive is one of the most important resources for understanding the workings of the early book trade, the printing and publishing community, the establishment of legal requirements for copyright provisions and the history of bookbinding. Explore extremely rare documents dating from 1554 to the 21st century in this invaluable resource of research material for historians and literary scholars.

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Shakespeare’s Globe Archive.

Trial runs March 15, 2019 – June 15, 2019.

This collection of documents offers insights into the performance practice in the particular space of the reconstructed Globe Theatre. It details the way in which the theatre was constructed as a place of radical experiment. It documents over 200 performances through prompt books, wardrobe notes, programs, publicity material, annual reports, show reports, photographs and architectural plans.

*Please note that PDF download options are not available during trials.

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Territorial Papers of the United States.

Trial runs January 14, 2019 – April 15, 2019

Sourced from the National Archives of the United States, the Territorial Papers of the United States contain the official history of every American territory before it became an American state.

From the 1760s to the 1950s, the United States of America expanded southward and westward, acquiring territories that spanned from Florida to California to Alaska.  The Territorial Papers of the United States chronicles the official history of the states’ formative territorial years recorded in primary source documents, many of which are hand-written, that include official correspondence with Washington, Native American negotiations and treaties, military records, judicial proceedings, population data, financial statistics, land records, and more.

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Visible Body.

Trial runs January 15, 2019- April 15, 2019

A comprehensive 3D atlas of the human body. Includes: 3D models of anatomical structures and systems, physiology animations, pathology visualizations, illustrations, cadaver images paired with CTI or MRI scans, definitions, pronunciations, learning presentations that use this visual content, and more.

Composed of four separate products:

Human Anatomy Atlas  (  – The best-selling 3D anatomy reference app for healthcare professionals, students, and professors.

Muscle Premium  (  – Ideal for orthopedic specialists, kinesiologists, practitioners of sports medicine, physical therapists, and other professionals and students of muscle and skeletal function.

Anatomy & Physiology ( – Engages students in the core concepts of an undergraduate A&P course. Presents 12 body systems in 50 chapters.

Physiology Animations (  A video reference atlas with 3D animations that communicate core physiology and common conditions.

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Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820.

Trial runs January 31, 2019 – April 30, 2019.

Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820 explores prominent themes in world history since 1820: conquest, colonization, settlement, resistance, and post-coloniality, as told through women’s voices. With a clear focus on bringing the voices of the colonized to the forefront, this highly-curated archive and database includes documents related to the Habsburg Empire, the Ottoman Empire, the British, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Japanese, and United States Empires, and settler societies in the United States, New Zealand and Australia.

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