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Electronic Resources

Electronic Resources

The Electronic Resources unit of Technical Services is charged with the responsibility of effectively implementing and managing WSU Libraries' electronic resources.

Article Linking Tool Create a link to an article from a library subscribed e-resource for use in BlackBoard, web pages, and handouts.
Current Trials See what trials are currently being held
Instructional Guides Links to handouts on how to use the Article Linking Tool, viewing the Terms of Use information in the E-Journal Portal, etc.
License Terms Definitions A guide to understanding the licensing terms used in the "Terms of Use" information located in the E-Journal Portal.
Open Search Plugins Add a tool that allows you to use a database's search engine directly from your browser.
E-Resource Status Blog View information about known problems, outages, maintenance downtime, platform changes, etc.
E-Resource Troubleshooting Tips  Some helpful tips when having difficulty accessing e-resources.
E-Resource Troubleshooting Form Report a problem that you have encountered with an electronic resource.
360 Link Tutorial Learn about 360 Link, the Libraries OpenURL link resolver.

System & Services Status

Ongoing Issue

Please be advised that integrated Google Scholar access is still not functional off-campus. We recommend users go directly to Google Scholar, ( ) and connect to WSU Libraries (Link to instructions on how to connect to WSU libraries via Google Scholar)    Now that access has been restored, you can log in with your Shocker ID and password to connect to and view licensed resources.

E-Collection News


ACLS Humanities E-Book - access ends 6/30/2023

Skillsoft Books FinancePro Collection - access ends 11/30/2023

Skillsoft Books ITPro Collection - access ends 11/30/2023

Video Title: Stonewall Uprising - expires 1/31/2023

Video Title: What is Democracy- expires 5/22/2023

Video Title: Eraserhead- expires 3/30/2023

Video Title: The Bystander Moment- expires 4/14/2023

Video Title: Six Generations - expires 9/15/2023

Video Title: Tokyo Story - expires 9/25/2023

Swank Video Titles expiring 8/31/2023:

An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

Bless Me, Ultima (2013)

Disneynature: Chimpanzee (2012)

How to Survive a Plague (2012)

Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)

Mr. Brooks (2007)

Pride and Prejudice (1940)

The Matrix (1999)

The Milagro Beanfield War (1988)

Waiting for "Superman" (2010)




Oxford Very Short Introductions- access begins 3/20/2023

Video Title: Coded Bias- access begins 3/20/2023

2023 MIT Press Computing and Engineering Frontlist- access beginning 3/13/2023. Access to new titles will be added as they come available.

2023 IEEE-Wiley ebooks Frontlist- access beginning in 3/13/2023. Access to specific titles will be added as they come available. 

Project Muse: Evidence-Based Acquisitions Ebook Program starts 7/1/2023.

Swank Video Titles starting 9/1/2023:

Get Out

Little Shop of Horrors


Boyz n the Hood


Lady Bird

Back to the Future



Cabin in the Woods

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