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Offers approximately 60,000 images of original documents linked to essays by leading scholars in the field of Empire Studies. The sections cover Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969; Empire Writing and the Literature of Empire; The Visible Empire; Religion and Empire; and Race, Class and Colonialism, c1783-1969. The images are sourced from about ten different libraries and archives around the world, including a strong core of document images from the British Library, including the Oriental and India Office Collections at the British Library; the University of Birmingham Library; the Bodleian Library, Oxford; and the Public Record Office and the State Records, New South Wales, Australia.
FBIS Daily Reports, 1974–1996 consist of translated broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals, and government statements from the the Middle East and North Africa, South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Eastern Europe. These media sources were monitored in their languages of origin, translated into English, and issued by an agency of the US government.
Includes access to the following databases: 17th-18th century Burney Collection newspapers; 19th Century UK Periodicals; Daily Mail Historical Archive, 1896-2004; The Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2012; The Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010; The Sunday Times Digital Archive, 1822-2006; The Times Digital Archive; Independent Digital Archive,1986-2012; Telegraph Historical Archive 1855-2000; Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture, 1790-1920; and Eighteenth Century Collections Online.
Full-text digital archive enabling you to cross search, view and download over 460,000 texts published in the late C15th to the long C19th. The resource encompasses a wealth of content ranging from the Romantic to the Victorian period and covers a wide range of subject areas including English literature, history, geography, science, social science, religion and medicine. Materials include books, pamphlets, sermons, prayer books, sheet music, broadsides, newsbooks and much more.
JSTOR’s continuously expanding Open Community Collections feature Open Access primary source materials in a wide variety of subjects contributed by libraries, museums, and archives. Materials are arranged by topic/collection.