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
Asian Studies (East, South & Southeast Asia; Middle East)
Archive/Manuscript
1 online resource (14,094 images).
  • A compilation of rare English journals published inside and outside China before 1911
  • The China review : or notes and queries on the Far East (1872-1901)
  • Indo-Chinese gleaner (1817-1822).
This collection provides researchers with six rare English-language journals, five of which were founded by Western missionaries in the Far East in the 19th century, covering a wide range of topics such as East-West communication, Christianity in China and other parts of Asia, and China's political, economic, and cultural landscape.
Database topics
General and Reference Works; British and Commonwealth History; Language; British and Commonwealth Literary Studies; American Literary Studies; News; Government Information: United States
  • 1. Multi-title periodical indices. Poole's Index to periodical literature (1802-1906) ; Jones & Chipman's Index to legal periodical literature (1786-1922) ; Richardson's index to periodical articles in religion (1890-1899) ; The psychological index (1894-1905) ; Stead's Index to periodicals (1890-1906) ; Cumulative index to a selected list of periodicals (1896-1899) ; Catalog of scientific papers--mechanics, physics, mathematics
  • 2. Book indexes and serial records. ALA guide to general literature ; Wright American fiction II (1851-1875) ; 19th century monograph records ; 19th century periodical records
  • 3. Newspaper indexes. New York times index (1863-1905) ; New York Daily Tribune Index (1875-1906) ; Palmer's Index to the Times (London) (1880-1890) ; Index to the Oregon spectator (1846-1854)
  • 4. Periodical indexes with full text links. Harpers magazine index (1850-1892) ; Atlantic monthly index (1857-1901) ; North American review (1815-1877) ; New England magazine index (1831-1835) ; Southern Historical Society papers ; The American missionary (1878-1901) ; The Bay State monthly (1884-1886) ; The American Whig review (1845-1852) ; The Century (1881-1899) ; The continental monthly (1862-1864) ; The Galaxy (1866-1878) ; Library journal index (1876-1897) ; The International monthly magazine (1850-1852) ; The living age (1844-1900) ; Manufacturer and builder (1869-1894) ; The old guard (1865-1867) ; Punchinello (1870) ; Putnam's monthly (1853-1870) ; Scientific American (1846-1869) ; Scribner's magazine (1887-1896) ; Scribner's monthly (1870-1881) ; The United States democratic review (1837-1859) ; The New England magazine (1886-1900) ; New Englander and Yale review (1843-1892)-- 5. Patent and government document indices. Congressional Record File. Subject matter index of patents issued by the U.S. (1790-1873) ; Descriptive catalog of the government publications of the U.S. (1774-1881) ; Compilation of the message and papers of the presidents (1789-1897) ; Hansard's Index to debates, House of Commons only (1803-1830) ; Hansard's Index to debates, House of Lords only (1803-1830) ; Cobett's Parliamentary history of England (1066-1803) ; Subject matter index of patents issued by the U.S. (1790-1873).
Indexes nineteenth century literature, including newspapers, periodicals, books, and government publications.
Database topics
British and Commonwealth History; Feminist Studies
This database contains 2.1 million pages of periodicals published in Great Britain from 1800-1900. It includes publications on women, children, leisure and sport, and humor, and the British Empire.
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
Asian Studies (East, South & Southeast Asia; Middle East); East Asia Studies
Software/Multimedia
8 DVD-ROMs : ill. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD 1. Beijing Shi, Tianjin Shi, Hebei Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Neimenggu Zizhiqu
  • DVD 2. Liaoning Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Heilongjiang Sheng
  • DVD 3. Shanghai Shi, Jiangsu Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Anhui Sheng, Fujian Sheng
  • DVD 4. Jiangxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Henan Sheng
  • DVD 5. Hubei Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Guangdong Sheng
  • DVD 6. Guangxi Zangzu Zizhiqu, Hainan Sheng, Chongqing Shi, Sichuan Sheng, Guizhou Sheng
  • DVD 7. Yunnan Sheng, Xizang Zizhiqu, Shanxi Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Qinghai Sheng
  • DVD 8. Ningxia Huizu Zizhiqu, Xingjiang Weiwuer Zizhiqu.
  • DVD 1. 北京市, 天津市, 河北省, 山西省, 内蒙古自治区
  • DVD 2. 辽宁省, 吉林省, 黑龙江省
  • DVD 3. 上海市, 江苏省, 浙江省, 安徽省, 福建省
  • DVD 4. 江西省, 山东省, 河南省
  • DVD 5. 湖北省, 湖南省, 广东省
  • DVD 6. 广西藏族自治区, 海南省, 重庆市, 四川省, 贵州省
  • DVD 7. 云南省, 西藏自治区, 陕西省, 甘肃省, 靑海省
  • DVD 8. 宁夏回族自治区, 新疆维吾尔自治区.
East Asia Library