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Mindfulness Resources

Mindfulness is about being fully present in the moment, doing activities with intentionality, and being less judgmental toward others and oneself. UTC Library has several great multidisciplinary resources to help you learn more about this growing phenomenon. Mindfulness journal One Second Ahead: Enhance Your Performance at Work with Mindfulness The Power of Mindfulness: Mindfulness Meditation Training in Sport Resources for Teaching Mindfulness: An International Handbook Buddhist Foundations of Mindfulness

US and UK Legal Treatises

The UTC Library now has access to “The Making of Modern Law: US and UK Legal Treatises,” a robust collection of legal primary resources dating from the 19th and early 20th centuries. This database features 10 million pages and over 21,000 works that provide a comprehensive look at many different aspects of law. Historians and legal researchers will appreciate the ability to keyword search across the full text of

Burney Collection of 17th & 18th Century Newspapers & Pamphlets

The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, that helps chart the development of the concept of ‘news’ and ‘newspapers’ and the “free press”, totals almost 1 million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles. Many of the Burney newspapers are well known, but many pamphlets and broadsides also included

Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court

The UTC Library has enhanced its legal and historical research offerings with “The Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs.” This database contains over 150,000 Supreme Court cases from 1832-1978, covering events from before the American Civil War up until just after the Vietnam War. Users can keyword search across all records and briefs and can also limit their search by date, or look up cases

Illustrated London News Historical Archive

The UTC Library now has access to the archive of The Illustrated London News! Begun in 1842 as the world’s first pictorial weekly newspaper, The Illustrated London News started a revolution for the publishing industry, featuring the work of many distinguished artists and providing images of major events and people (even before photography!). The historical archive available online features the full run of the newspaper up until 2003 in