Database topics
British and Commonwealth History; News
  • [Pt. 1]
  • Pt. 2
Searchable full text of full runs of newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth-century Britain. This new collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as newspapers from: established country or university towns; the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands; and Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. Penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also included.
Database topics
American History; News
Searchable database containing digital facsimile images of newspapers; presented as full page layout as well as single articles; advertisements and illustrations included. This collection includes numerous newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the U.S.; and it encompasses the entire 19th century.
Database topics
News; American History; Race and Ethnicity
Physical extent
1 online resource.
Part of the Readex America's Historical Newspapers collection, African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 was created from the most extensive African American newspaper archives in the United States--those of the Wisconsin Historical Society, Kansas State Historical Society and the Library of Congress. Beginning with Freedom's Journal (NY), the first African American newspaper published in the United States, the titles in this resource include The Colored Citizen (OH), Rights of All (NY), Wisconsin Afro-American, New York Age, Virginia Journal and Alexandria Advertiser, Richmond Planet, Cleveland Gazette, The Appeal (MN) and hundreds of others from every region of the U.S.
Database topics
French and Italian Studies; Social Sciences (General); Language; General and Reference Works
Citation database containing journal articles from Italian academic journals covering the humanities and social sciences, classified using the Basis Classification in German and Italian.
Database topics
Art, Architecture and Design
Database contains biographical information on more than 1 million artists. Incorporates the print publications: Thieme-Becker/Vollmer Gesamtregister, the Nürnberger Künstlerlexikon and the Lexikon der Künstlerinnen. Artists from A as in ANDERS A to Z as in ZZÜRCHER, from antiquity to the present and from every country in the world, the database covers the visual arts in the broadest sense, with biographies of painter, graphic artists, sculptors, architects, designer, photographers, video and installation artists, artisans and many other kinds of artists.
Database topics
General and Reference Works; History; American History; Art, Architecture and Design
Provides full text coverage of the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Includes nearly 200 journals and 100 books, selective indexing for over 1,700 journals, and abstracts in English of foreign language articles.
Database topics
American History; American Literary Studies; News
  • Series 1 (1691-1820)
  • Series 2 (1821-1837)
  • Series 3 (1838-1852)
  • Series 4
  • (1853-1865)
  • Series 5 (1866-1877)
Index and full text of historical American periodicals held by the American Antiquarian Society. The completed collection will cover a wide range of topics including agriculture, entertainment, history, literary criticism, politics, as well as other aspects of American society from the seventeenth through the late nineteenth century.
Database topics
American History
Provides access to an extensive range of diaries, letters, and memoirs of persons somehow involved in the American Civil War.
Database topics
American History
  • Delaware
  • Maryland
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania.
"These books include chapters with detailed coverage of local history, geology, geography, weather, transportation, lists of all local participants in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, government, the medical and legal professions, churches and ministers, industry and manufacturing, banking and insurance, schools and teachers, noted celebrations, fire departments and associations, cemeteries, family histories, health and vital statistics, roads and bridges, public officials and legislators, and many additional subject areas."--About the archives.
Database topics
News; American History
Includes: American Broadsides and Ephemera, Series 1; Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; Early American Imprints, Series I: Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia, 1670-1800; Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819; Early American Imprints, Series II: Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia, 1801-1819.
Federated search for various Readex products.
Database topics
News; American History
Ser.1, 1690-1876. This collection provides images and full-text content access to historic newspapers listed in Clarence Brigham's authoritative bibliography, History and Bibliography of American Newspapers, 1690-1820, and in additional subsequent bibliographies. -- Ser. 2, 1758-1900. This collection focuses on the 18th- and 19th-century newspapers. -- Ser. 3, 1829-1922. This collection focuses on the 19th- and 20th-century newspapers including Civil War, Reconstruction, the Progressive Era and beyond. -- Ser. 4, 1756 - 1922. This collection includes 18th-, 19th- and 20th-century newspapers from all 50 present states. -- Ser. 5, 1777-1922. This collection presents 18th-, 19th- and 20th-century newspapers from all 50 present states, including the North Star, the famous anti-slavery newspaper founded by Frederick Douglass. -- Ser. 6. 1741-1922. Includes more than 160 significant 18th-, 19th- and 20th-century newspapers, including titles of unique historical significance, regional weeklies and big-city dailies. Ser. 7. 1773-1922. Includes more than 160 significant 18th-, 19th- and 20th-century newspapers, including titles of unique historical significance, regional weeklies and big-city dailies -- Series 13. 1803-1916
Database topics
History; Ancient Greek and Roman Culture; Religious Studies; Medieval Studies
An online version and continuation of the Annual Egyptological Bibliography (AEB), published in print 1947-2001, combined with the Bibliographie Altägypten (BA), providing coverage of Egyptological literature from 1822 to 2002, as well as partial coverage of 2003-2008. OEB is a joint project with Aigyptos, and the number of available items will rise rapidly as Aigyptos records enter the OEB database.
Database topics
Ancient Greek and Roman Culture; Medieval Studies
Contains the texts processed thus far from the corpus of Celtic-Latin literature from the period 400-1200 as part of the Royal Irish Academy's Dictionary of Medieval Latin from Celtic Sources project.
Database topics
General and Reference Works; Social Sciences (General); American History; History
Index to archival finding aids derived from major archival libraries and sources in the United States and the United Kingdom. Contains both detailed collection guides and records consisting primarily of summary descriptions of archives, manuscripts, and special collections. Includes: RLG's Archival and Mixed Collections (AMC) file; National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC).
Database topics
Uncategorized
  • 19th Century English-Language Journals from the Far East
  • Afghanistan and the U.S., 1945-1963: Records of the U.S. State Department Central Classified Files
  • Conditions & Politics in Occupied Western Europe, 1940-1945
  • Country Intelligence Reports on China
  • Country Intelligence Reports on Japan
  • Country Intelligence Reports on Korea
  • German Foreign Relations and Military Activities in China, 1919-1935
  • Japanese-American Relocation Camp Newspapers: Perspectives on Day-to-Day Life
  • Political Relations Between China, the U.S. and Other Countries, 1910-1929
  • Political, Economic, and Military Conditions in China: Reports and Correspondence of the U.S. Military Intelligence Division, 1918-1941
  • Post-War Europe: Refugees, Exile and Resettlement, 1945-1950
  • Records of US State Department’s Division of Chinese Affairs
  • Records of the U.S. Information Service in China: Chinese Press Reviews and Summaries, 1944-1950
  • Shanghai Municipal Council: The Municipal Gazette, 1908-1940
  • Subject Files of US State Department’s Office of the Republic of China Affairs (1951-1978)
  • Testaments to the Holocaust. Documents and Rare Printed Materials from the Wiener Library, London
  • The Economy and War in the Third Reich, 1933-1944
  • Tiananmen Square and U.S.-China relations, 1989-1993
  • Coleccion Revolucion 1910-1921
  • Cuartel General Del Sur 1910-1925
  • Emiliano Zapata 1901-1919
  • Revolution in Mexico, The 1917 Constitution
  • Federal Surveillance of the Partido Independentista Puertorriqueño
  • JFK’s Foreign Affairs and International Crises 1961-1963
  • Foreign Relations Between Latin America & the Caribbean States 1930-1944
  • Foreign Relations Between the USA and Latin America & the Caribbean States 1930-1944
  • Feminism in Cuba 1898-1958.
"Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students at the college and university level. Collections in Archives Unbound cover a broad range of topics from the Middle Ages forward-from Witchcraft to World War II to twentieth-century political history. Collections are chosen for Archives Unbound based on requests from scholars, archivists, and students."
Database topics
Ancient Greek and Roman Culture; Medieval Studies
The complete corpus of medieval Greek-Latin translations of the works of Aristotle as published in the printed work, Aristoteles Latinus.
Database topics
Political Science; Government Information: International and Foreign; Government Information: United States
This database covers international and internal conflicts, as well as terrorism, incl. information on refugees and returnees, internally displaced persons, weapons used and their flows, fatalities, costs, historical backgrounds, and timelines. Users can generate reports, download data, and browse through year-by-year analysis and fact sheets online.
Database topics
Race and Ethnicity; Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
Physical extent
1 online resource
"Series 1 presents a digital collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture. "Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project, " from which the collections draws its content, is the largest national project ever to locate, preserve and disseminate Hispanic culture of the United States in its written form from colonial times until 1960.... The collection accurately conveys the creative life of U.S. Hispanics, and sheds new light on the intellectual vigor and traditional values that have characterized Hispanics from the earliest moments of this country's history through contemporary times."--Online provider's description.
Database topics
Race and Ethnicity; Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
Physical extent
1 online resource.
"The Latino-Hispanic American Experience: Leaders, Writers and Thinkers presents thematic content focusing on the evolution of Hispanic civil rights, religious thought, and the growing presence of women writers from the late 19th and 20th centuries. Rare and relevant books and newspapers --including rare anarchist newspapers -- are presented in their original form. Extensive manuscript collections of both organizations and individuals are included for viewing, indexed for ease of search and maximum discovery. This collection offers a unique approach, focusing exclusively on the Latino-Hispanic history in the United States."--Online provider's description.
Database topics
Uncategorized
Physical extent
1 online resource
"The BTL Online database provides electronic access to all editions of Latin texts published in the Bibliotheca Teubneriana, ranging from antiquity and late antiquity to medieval and neo-Latin texts. A total of approximately 13 million word forms are thus accessible electronically. The user interface allows various and differentiated searches. Classical scholars and ancient historians are provided with a valuable tool for both research and the preparation of teaching at school and university level. Each year, the database is extended by the texts of the newly printed Latin editions of the Bibliotheca Teubneriana." --Product information page