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  • 1. Caribbean Newspapers (1718-1876)

    The largest online collection of 18th- and 19th-century newspapers published in this region. It will provide a comprehensive primary resource for studying the development of Western society and international relations within this important group of islands. It is a unique and essential resource for researching colonial history, the Atlantic slave trade, international commerce, New World slavery and U.S. relations with the region as far back as the early 18th century. Created in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society—one of the world's largest and most important newspaper repositories—this collection will provide students and scholars with easy access to more than 150 years of Caribbean and Atlantic history, cultures and daily life. Featuring more than 140 newspapers from 22 islands, this resource will chronicle the region’s evolution across two centuries through eyewitness reporting, editorials, legislative information, letters, poetry, advertisements, obituaries and other news items. Most of these newspapers were published in the English language, but a number of Spanish-, French-, and Danish-language titles are also provided.
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  • 2. Project Runeberg

    Project Runeberg is a Swedish-centered, volunteer-based project that offers in HTML format more than 200 original-language classic works of Nordic literature, music, and the history of science, plus selected texts in Swedish law and in other disciplines. Works represent Sweden (the bulk of the offerings thus far), Norway, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland. The site also provides biographical information and links to additional reading, to other text sites, and to other electronic text projects. This is a large and complex site under continuous development. The home page lists additions year by year, but better access is provided through the subject (tema) index and through the alphabetical list of offerings. There is also an author/title search page with links at the bottom to the online catalogs of the Swedish, Danish, and Finnish national libraries and to the Norwegian universities union catalog (BIBSYS). (Updates vary)
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  • 3. Gerritsen Collection: Women's History Online

    The Gerritsen Collection contains the full text of over 4,700 publications from around the world documenting the condition of women, the evolution of feminist consciousness, and women's rights. The collection consists of books, monographs, pamphlets, and periodicals primarily in English with German, French, and Dutch-language materials strongly represented. Other languages included are Italian, Spanish, Latin, Greek, Slavic, and Scandinavian. The full text of documents can be searched by keyword and Boolean operators. Records are linked to corresponding page images. (Not updated)
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  • 4. Den Store Danske

    Den Store Danske is an ongoing Danish-language general encyclopedia with a particular emphasis on Denmark. Its content comes from publications of the major Danish publisher Gyldendal. Links are provided to electronic versions of the DANSK BIOGRAFISK LEKSIKON and of GYLDENDALS LEKSIKON OM NORDISK MYTOLOGI.
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  • 5. Danish National Archive of Literature (DNA)= Dansk Nationallitteraert Arkiv (DNA)

    Machine-readable texts of classics of Danish literature ("literature" broadly defined; the collection includes the Gesta Danorum of the medieval Danish historian Saxo Grammaticus and the Astronomiae instauratae mechanica of the astronomer Tycho Brahe). Most texts are in Danish, with some in Latin. At present, the majority of the texts are from Det Danske Sprog-og Litteraturselskab (DSL) (Danish Society of Language and Literature), though with a selection from other publishers. In November 2000 some 45 text files were available on this site, a project of the Det Kongelige Bibliotek (Danish Royal Library). The project had ended by early 2012 but the individual links have been archived and still work. (Not updated)
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  • 6. Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective (1905-1983)

    Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective is a bibliographic database that indexes information science articles, books, book chapters, book reviews and library school theses for the years 1905-1983. Indexing is from more than 1,200 periodicals with citations to more than 500,000 articles and numerous monograph and book review records. Coverage includes American, European, Asian, Latin American and Australian periodicals and monographs in diverse languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, German, Hungarian, Danish, Norwegian and Italian. Multilingual publications are indexed with translated titles and English language summaries.
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