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Minnesota Scholarship Online is now live

August 21, 2015

Minnesota Scholarship Online (MNSO) has launched today! This means that the University of Minnesota Press is the nineteenth partner to be part of UPSO’s family of prestigious publishers, and takes the ever-expanding library to over 19,000 online titles. Bringing hundreds of fascinating works of scholarship onto University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO), MNSO has contributed to the below modules, including two completely new ones – ‘Art’ and ‘Architecture’.

Anthropology – Architecture – Art – Biology – Business & Management – Economics & Finance – Education – Environmental Science – Film, Television & Radio – History – Law – Literature – Music – Political Science – Psychology – Public Health & Epidemiology – Religion – Society & Culture – Sociology

To celebrate the launch of Minnesota Scholarship Online, we've compiled a reading list of chapters freely available (for a limited time) from a selection of the fascinating titles new to the platform. These chapters cover a wide array of subjects, from the literary worlds of Haruki Murakami to the murky politics of water privatization, and more.

The Price of Thirst: Global Water Inequality and the Coming Chaos

Celebrity and Power: Fame in Contemporary Culture

Gameplay Mode: War, Simulation, and Technoculture

Alien Phenomenology, or What It's Like to Be a Thing

Transnational LGBT Activism: Working for Sexual Rights Worldwide

The Forbidden Worlds of Haruki Murakami






This update takes the total number of books on UPSO to almost 19,000, and the number of prestigious partner presses to 18

All these titles, and many more, are just a click away. Start exploring Minnesota Scholarship Online today, and recommend it to your librarian to get full access.