Due to licensing restrictions, you are not allowed to use their resources unless you are physically at NYU. If you are asked to input a NetID, you are not on their campuses.
NYU offers guest access to their WiFi. Ask at the Technology Information Desk on the lower level for access to the WiFi. To print using WiFi you have to install a program, but saving and emailing articles is easy.
Historical Abstracts (available at NYU only)
Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more. Indexes more than 1,700 academic historical journals in over 40 languages. Publication dates of coverage: 1955 to present.
ProQuest Newsstand (available at NYU only)
Full text of 300+ U.S. and international news sources. Includes coverage of 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as The New York Times and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires.
Note: Subjects are searchable, but do not appear in the records. This makes it hard to figure out why you get odd results or to find other terms to 'not' search.
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