Resource Spotlight

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NC LIVE’s Resource Spotlight program shines a light on select e-resources through free, 3-month trials. NC LIVE libraries (and their patrons) can try out these resources with no obligation. Libraries that choose to subscribe to a spotlighted resource will receive an exclusive discount. Trial resources are selected each quarter by NC LIVE’s Resource Advisory Committee

Featured Resources:

April 1 - June 30, 2019

Cabell's Scholarly Analytics Journal Whitelist & Blacklist and Recorded Books' Universal Class are the featured resources for NC LIVE's Resource Spotlight program for Q4. They are available to trial now through June 30th! 

The Journal Blacklist is the only searchable database that identifies deceptive and fraudulent journals. Over 65 behavioral indicators are used to flag potentially exploitative or dishonest operations for more than 11,000 predatory publications. The Journal Whitelist is a searchable, curated database of critical information about verified and reputable academic journals. It has data for more than 11,000 academic journals across 18 disciplines.

Universal Class provides a broad array of over 500 high quality, self-paced, online courses to help patrons learn the skills needed to achieve their goals. They include lessons, exams, assignments, discussion boards and assessments.  Course offerings range from Business Analysis to Babysitting 101.

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Journal Whitelist and Journal Blacklist

Universal Class