October 27, 2020

Humanities Source Ultimate on trial

Door: Marijke van der Ploeg | Categorie: collection management, databases

Until March 31, 2021, the library has arranged trial access to the Humanities Source Ultimate.

Humanities Source Ultimate (provided by EBSCOhost) is a resource for scholars and educators interested in all facets of the humanities. It offers a wide variety of resources, such as feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, book reviews, original works of fiction, reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas and plays that illuminate human thinking, action and interaction.

In addition, hundreds of English-language and native-language full-text journals from Asia, Oceania, Europe and Latin America bring a global perspective to the subjects covering literary, scholarly and creative thought.

Content includes:

  • 1,343 active full-text journals and magazines
  • 1,057 active full-text peer-reviewed journals
  • 715 active full-text peer-reviewed journals with no embargo
  • 581 active full-text journals indexed in Web of Science or Scopus


Subjects include Archaeology, Area studies, Art, Classical studies, Communications, Dance, Film, Folklore, Gender studies, History, Journalism, Linguistics, Literary and social criticism, Literature, Music, Performing arts, Philosophy, Religion and theology.

Where to find Humanities Source Ultimate

You can access the database from this link. You must be connected to the university network through VPN (GlobalProtect) in order to have access to the database, or access the database while on campus.

Please note that not all articles have full-text access. In that case, use the TiUfinder button to see if there is an alternative for full-text availability.

Let us know what you think!

We welcome any comments you have about this trial on Humanities Source Ultimate either here on the blog or by email: lis-collectiespecialisten@lists.uvt.nl.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Recent Posts




Posts on research data management, open access publishing, copyright, and access to scientific information. For Tilburg University researchers - by the Research Support department of Library and IT Services. Read More