Database of the week
- VideoArts: Database with short English-language videos in the field of management and communication
The VideoArts database contains 133 short, humorous video clips in the areas of management, leadership, communication and customer service. The English-language clips contain 1-3 minute sketches between a "good" and a "bad" manager. The clips can be a good addition to the theoretical material on the above subjects, and show recognizable situations on the work floor that we all have or will have to deal with.
The clips from VideoArts can be used copyright free within Blackboard and PowerPoint environment, and other applications within the Haagse Hogeschool.
A recognizable example is: Difficult conversations
- Medline : International medical database of the National Library of Medicine (USA)
According to this RIVM News item RIVM News item, in 2017 more than 3.7 million people in the Netherlands had problems with the stomach, liver or intestines (gastroenterological disorders). Do you want to read articles about the occurrence of these disorders? Then consult Medline which is an authoritative, international medical database of the National Library of Medicine (USA) and contains articles from 5400 biomedical journals. About 11% of the articles included are full text.