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  • 1. 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

    "The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, that helps chart the development of the concept of 'news' and 'newspapers' and the free press, totals almost 1 million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles. Many of the Burney newspapers are well known, but many pamphlets and broadsides also included have remained largely hidden. Newly digitized, all Burney treasures are now fully text-searchable in Gale Digital Collection." (from the About section in the database website). Sources include: Newspapers, newsbooks, Acts of Parliament, addresses, broadsides, pamphlets, proclamations. (Not updated, complete)
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  • 2. 18thConnect: Eighteenth Century Scholarship Online

    18thConnect is an aggregator of digital resources that provide a comprehensive research environment for scholars working on the literature, history, the fine arts, and philosophy of the long eighteenth century (1660-1800). Use the "Advanced Search" for a browsable list of genres. (Updates ongoing)
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  • 3. 19th Century British Library Newspapers

    This searchable archive is comprised of 50 newspapers originating in England, Scotland and Ireland. This 19th Century British Library Newspapers collection provides the serious researcher with the most comprehensive range of national and regional newspapers in Victorian Britain ever made available in a digital collection. This database is highly illustrated with examples of early photography and also includes essays and contextual material from the British Library. The papers themselves have been selected by an editorial board from the British Library whose purpose was to provide a broad, yet detailed view of British life and culture in the 19th century: business, sports, politics, entertainment, and the arts. The collection is made up of daily and weekly publications and reflects Britain's growing role as a superpower in the 19th century world. (Not updated, complete)
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  • 4. 19th Century Masterfile, Series I and V

    Series I of 19th Century Masterfile provides access to the periodical literature of the nineteenth century. Included is an online version of Poole's Index to Periodical Literature, 1802-1906; the foremost index for nineteenth century periodicals. Also included are: Index to Legal Periodical Literature (1786-1922), ed. Jones and Chipman; Index to Periodicals (1890-1902), by W.T. Stead; and An Alphabetical Subject Index and Encyclopedia to Periodical Articles on Religion (1890-1899), ed. Ernest Cushing Richardson. The full-text of articles is not provided; check the library catalog to see if the UW-Madison Libraries have the journals indexed by this resource.

    Series V of 19th Century Masterfile provides access to several basic resources for eighteenth and nineteenth century research. These include: A Compilation of the Message and Papers of the Presidents (1789-1897); Subject Matter Index of Patents Issued by the U.S. (1790-1873); Cobett's Parliamentary History of England (1066-1803); Hansard's Index to Debates, House of Commons (1803-1830); Hansard's Index to Debates, House of Lords (1803-1830); and Descriptive Catalogue of the Government Publications of the U.S. (1774-1881).

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  • 5. 19th Century U.S. Newspapers

    19th Century U.S. Newspapers provides access to approximately 1.7 million pages of primary source newspaper content from the 19th century, featuring full-text content and images from more than 200 newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the U.S. The collection encompasses the entire 19th century, with an emphasis on such topics as the American Civil War, African-American culture and history, Western migration and Antebellum-era life among other subjects. (Not Updated, complete)
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  • 6. 19th Century UK Periodicals Parts I and II

    19th Century UK Periodicals provides full-text, fully searchable access to hundreds of magazines and journals with full color, high quality digital facsimiles of all articles. This is an invaluable resource for the study of British life in the 19th century. Few of the materials in this extensive online collection have ever been reissued in any format since original publication. This database currently provides a wide range of subject content consisting of: Part I: New Readerships: Women’s, Children’s, Humour and Leisure/Sport; and Part II: Empire: Travel and Anthropology, Economics, Missionary & Colonial. Title lists are available on the Gale site.
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  • 7. 60 Minutes: 1997-2014

    This online collection provides 350 hours of high-definition video from 17 years of broadcasts, including hundreds of segments not available anywhere else in the world. Each news segment within the collection serves as a standalone short documentary on a specific news topic. This resource also includes 175 hours of segments from the CBS News program Sunday Morning.
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  • 8. AAPG Datapages (American Assoc of Petroleum Geologists)

    AAPG Datapages are the preeminent leader in online access to literature on the geology and exploration for petroleum. Included are publications from all the important North American societies that publish in this field. This is an active database with numerous additional publications continuously being added from North America and other parts of the world with important petroleum resources. Currently AAPG Datapages has captured and converted nearly 600,000 published pages. Included in this package are: 1. All AAPG Publications from 1917 to present, including AAPG Bulletin, AAPG Special Publications and Environmental Geosciences. 2. SEPM publications including Journal of Sedimentary Research, 1931 to present, and Palaios, 1986 to present. 3. Journal of Petroleum Geology, 1978-2004. 4. Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin (CSPG). 5. Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies (GCAGS) including Transactions, 1951 to present, and other publications. 6. Lafayette Geological Society (LGS). 7. New Orleans Geological Society (NOGS). 8. East Texas Geological Society (ETGS). 9. Ardmore Geological Society (AGS). 10. Panhandle (Amarillo) Geological Society (PGS). 11. Oklahoma Geological Society (OCGS). 12. Fort Worth Geological Society (FWGS). (Updated at least monthly)
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  • 9. AATA Online: Abstracts of International Conservation Literature

    AATA Online indexes articles from over 400 journals; with 120 journals covered comprehensively. It includes over 100,000 abstracts of worldwide literature related to the preservation and conservation of material culture and heritage. Coverage includes books, periodical articles, conference proceedings, occasional papers, electronic resources, audio visual resources, dissertations, and theses on the technical aspects of art and architecture. Topics included are: architectural preservation, archaeology, methods of examination and documentation, history of craftsmanship and technology, conservation education and training, and the analysis and treatment of materials, such as, paper, photograpy, paint, wood, textiles, plant and animal materials, metals, ceramics, and stone. (Updated quarterly)
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  • 10. Abbreviationes Online. Campus Edition

    Abbreviationes is a database of Medieval Latin abbreviations, including more than 70,000 entries. It includes paleography and references to where the abbreviation can be found, as well both the abbreviated and the full term. (Update varies)
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