The Museum of Modern Art has a fascinating interactive online exhibit about the murals of Diego Rivera. The site features 8 of his murals and includes a "The Mural In-Depth" feature that guides the viewer to important aspects of each mural. It also features a chronology of Rivera's life and work and information about his materials and techniques, including videos of Rivera at work.
Drexel University Libraries subscribes to American Song, from Alexander Street Press. This collection includes "212 albums (4,467 tracks) from Archeophone Records, Appleseed Records, Mark Custom, Rebel, Sun, and Tompkins Square Records. Content includes new releases of bluegrass, boogie-woogie, country, traditional gospel, marching band music, and more".
Drexel University Libraries is running a trial of the Adam Matthew Education database until April 30th. You can access the trial at http://records.library.drexel.edu/record=e1000939~S9. You need to select the "Login" option from the "Trial our collections" box on the righthand side. You'll be prompted to select which collection you are interested in.
Ali McCloud, of the Design and Merchandizing program, talking about her Arcadia Boutique and cheeseburgers at uwishunu: http://www.uwishunu.com/2012/03/ali-mccloud-owner-of-arcadia-boutique
As I have mentioned before, Drexel University Libraries is currently running a trial of extended data sets for Simply Maps. We're looking for feedback, and I thought a specific example could be helpful in demonstrating the usefulness of this tool.
Simply Maps provides numerous sets of variables to choose from. In my example, I am going to look at SimmonsLOCAL.
The Hollywood Creative Directory without much warning has gone out of business. Drexel University Libraries had electronic access which has been cut off.
Art of the Title is a site which focuses on the title sequences of movies both current and classic. It usually provides some analysis of the sequences and often includes interviews with the creators. According to Art of the Title, the site is
"A compendium and leading web resource of film and television title design from around the world. We honor the artists who design excellent title sequences.