Resource Spotlight

Resource Spotlight

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:

January 1 - March 31, 2020

PowerNotes, Creativebug, and Plunkett Research Online are the featured resources for NC LIVE's Resource Spotlight program for this quarter. They are available to trial now through March 31st!

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PowerNotes enables better writing through better research. PowerNotes provides a streamlined process for saving, organizing, and tracking information from any source and transforming it into effective writing. Its pedagogical features facilitate critical reading, synthesis, outlining, gathering citations, and drafting. PowerNotes is used by students and faculty at some of the top universities in the country for teaching freshman composition, graduate and faculty research, paper writing, and general note-taking.  

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Creativebug is an electronic database that focuses on arts and crafts. Creativebug provides professional, instructor led videos covering categories such as sewing, knitting, painting, jewelry making, kids crafts and much more! Patrons have an all-access, no-boundaries pass to explore 1,000+ classes. People of all skill levels can work alongside instructors to learn craft techniques. 

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Plunkett Research Online is an innovative database providing access to detailed research and data on 26,000 firms across 34 industries. Patrons will gain access to cutting-edge market research, industry statistics, technologies analysis, “hard-to-find” business intelligence, industry associations, corporate executive contacts, glossaries and much more. Additionally, patrons will have the capability to generate customized reports that contain information specific to your purpose. 

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