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New Arrivals at the Kingsborough Library

HIghlighting the exciting new books and databases in our collection

2024 New Databases

  • Cabell's Predatory Reports

    Predatory Reports meticulously examines each journal against dozens of evolving criteria, rigorously screening for misleading metrics, irregular publication practices, and other warning signs. Predatory Reports equips you to spot and avoid fraudulent outlets.

  • Latin American and Caribbean History, Sixteenth to Twentieth Century

    This multidisciplinary resource includes a comprehensive range of content for the region, providing research across the humanities for current issues and events in Latin America and the Caribbean and historical perspectives back to the colonial period.

  • Statistical Abstract of the United States

    The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political and economic conditions of the United States.

2023 New Databases

  • Scribner Writers Online

    Bio-critical essays on the lives and works of more than 1,400 important authors from around the world. Entries include concise essays, citations, and biographical information that places the author's work in personal and historical context.

  • Digital Theatre Plus

    Access to award-winning theatre productions and a wealth of engaging educational materials. Includes 600+ productions; 800+ video resources; and 21,000 pages of written resources.

2022 New Databases

  • Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Source

    Created for sports medicine and physical therapy students and researchers, Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine Source offers full-text sports medicine and rehabilitation journals, trade publications and magazines.

  • Drama Online: National Theatre Collections 1 & 2

    Drawing on 10 years of NT Live broadcasts, alongside archive recordings never previously seen outside of the NT’s Archive, the National Theatre Collections 1 and 2 are now complete and offer a total of 50 filmed performances.

  • Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010

    The Financial Times began as a City of London news sheet and grew to become one of the best-known newspapers in the world. It has chronicled the critical financial and economic events from the late nineteenth and entire twentieth centuries to today. This historical archive is a useful source for those studying economics, business history and current affairs.

  • Health and Environmental Studies: Archives Unbound

    This collection focuses on how the environment and our health are closely related. Researchers can find archival documentation about international reaction to global warming and climate change, the development of environmental health policy, the war on drugs, and more.

2021 New Databases

  • Kanopy

    A video platform focused on documentary and independent film. Faculty can request videos to assign in their courses; students can watch assigned videos. Please sign up using your Kingsborough email.

  • Swank

    A video platform focused on major cinematic releases. Faculty can request videos to assign in their courses; students can watch assigned videos. Please sign up using your Kingsborough email.