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1 - Access U.K. & Scotland Newspapers
Alternative titles: also known as 'NewsBank Access U.K. & Scotland Newspapers'
Description: Full-text content of local and regional newspapers, from over 860 titles. Each newspaper has its own distinctive focus offering a variety of viewpoints on local and world issues. Paid advertisements are excluded; time coverage varies.
Publisher: Newsbank
Full text: Yes
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2 - ACM Digital Library
Description: A comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records covering the fields of computing and information technology. The full-text database includes the complete collection of ACM's publications, including journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and multimedia titles. In addition to the full-text database, the ACM Digital Library is integrated with and includes unrestricted access to the Guide to Computing Literature bibliography.
Coverage: 1954-
Publisher: Association of Computing Machinery
Full text: Yes
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3 - ACS Journals
Alternative titles: also known as 'American Chemical Society Journals'
Description: A full-text platform providing access to over 40 peer-reviewed research journal titles in the chemical and related sciences published by the American Chemical Society.
Coverage: 1996-
Publisher: American Chemical Society
Full text: Yes
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4 - Antique Map Price Record
Alternative titles: also known as 'AMPR'
Description: A database containing over 200,000 records collected from dealer and auction catalogs since 1982, describing antique maps and their sale value at a given time.
Publisher: EBSCO
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5 - Black Newspaper Collection
Alternative titles: also known as 'ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Black Newspaper Collection'
Description: This collection includes material from nine newspaper titles spanning over 110 years, and covers both major movements, from the Harlem Renaissance to Civil Rights, and everyday life.
Coverage: 1893-2005
Full text: Yes
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6 - Brill Journals Collection
Description: A full-text journal database of 197 journal titles published by Brill covering Arts and Humanities, Health and Life Sciences, Science, Engineering and Technology and Social Sciences.
Publisher: Brill
Full text: Yes
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7 - British & Irish Women's Letters & Diaries
Description: A full-text digital archive containing the personal writings of women from England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales spanning the last 400 years
Coverage: 1500 to 1950
Publisher: Alexander Street Press
Full text: Yes
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8 - British History Online
Description: A full-text digital archive providing access to some of the core primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.
Full text: Yes
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9 - British Library Newspapers, Parts 1 & 2
Alternative titles: previously known as '19th Century British Library Newspapers, Parts 1 & 2'
also known as 'Gale Primary Sources: British Library Newspapers'
Description: A full-text digital archive of 19th century newspapers, with the complete runs of 70 national, regional and rural daily and weekly publications originating in England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. For the full list of titles available follow the publisher link below.
Coverage: 1800 to 1900
Publisher: Gale-Cengage
Full text: Yes
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10 - British Literary Manuscripts Online c.1660-1900
Description: A full-text digital archive containing over 600,000 pages of author manuscripts including poems, plays, novels, private correspondence, and diaries, providing an intimate look into the lives and works of Britain’s major writers across two hundred years
Coverage: 1660 to 1900
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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11 - British Standards Online
Alternative titles: also known as 'BSOL'
Description: BSOL is a online standards library giving access to over 90,000 British, adopted European, and International standards - past, present and draft (BS, BS/EN, BS/ISO, BS/EN/ISO)

This resource has a concurrent user limit of 2
Full text: Yes
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12 - Cambridge Books Online
Description: A full-text e-book collection. Library users have access to over 2100 titles, covering 2005-2006 and 2012-2013(print publication years), plus open access titles.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Full text: Yes
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13 - Cambridge Journals Online
Description: A full-text journal database of over 300 journal titles from Cambridge University Press covering life sciences, mathematics, science, engineering medicine, social sciences, humanities and law.
Full text: Yes
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14 - COBRA : the Complete Business Reference Adviser
Description: A business information resource containing a range of comprehensive business start-up guides, regulatory factsheets, industry reports and updates, for anyone looking to start a business, or write a marketing or business plan.
Publisher: Cobweb
Full text: Yes
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15 - Cold War Intelligence
Alternative titles: also known as 'Cold War intelligence online: the secret war between the U.S. and the USSR, 1945-1991'
Description: A full-text collection of 2,360 formerly classified U.S. government documents (most of them classified Top Secret or higher) which provides readers with the declassified documentary record about the successes and failures of the U.S. intelligence community in its efforts to spy on the Soviet Union during the Cold War.
Coverage: 1945- 1991
Publisher: Brill
Full text: Yes
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16 - Complete dictionary of scientific biography
This resource is part of: Gale eBooks
Description: An online dictionary providing information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. All periods of science from classical antiquity to modern times are represented.
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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17 - Credo Reference
Description: A full-text collection of over 600 high-quality reference books from the world's leading publishers, with over 4 million entries and 1 million images. Titles range from art, language, business, and history, to geography, music, literature, science and religion, and biography.
Publisher: CredoReference Inc
Full text: Yes
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18 - D&B Hoovers
Alternative titles: previously known as 'OneSource Global Business Browser'
Description: A business information database which provides in depth profiles of companies worldwide, industry profiles, news and market research.
Publisher: Dun & Bradstreet
Full text: Yes
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19 - Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
Alternative titles: also known as 'Digital Evans'
previously known as 'American Bibliography'
Description: A full-text digital archive of over 39,000 titles printed in America between 1639 and 1800. Based on the renowned 'American bibliography' by Charles Evans, the archive includes virtually every work of early American publishing and covers books and broadsides, laws and maps, songs and speeches, and much more.
Coverage: 1639-1800
Publisher: Readex
Full text: Yes
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20 - Early English Books Online
Alternative titles: also known as 'EEBO'
Description: This resource is now accessed from the cross-searchable ProQuest search platform
A full-text digital archive of some 130,000 books printed between 1473 and 1700. This consists of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and British North America, and works in English printed elsewhere.

The existing EEBO platform (please log in above first for access) will be available until July 2020
Coverage: 1473 to 1700
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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21 - Early European Books
Alternative titles: also known as 'Early European Books: printed sources to 1700'
Description: Early European Books traces the history of printing in Europe from its origins through to the close of the seventeenth century, offering full-colour, high-resolution facsimile images of rare and hard-to-access printed sources. Contents: Collections 1-3 and 11 are available to Library users
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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22 - Ebook Central
Alternative titles: previously known as 'EBL Ebook Library'
also known as 'ProQuest Ebook Central'
Description: A full-text e-book database providing access to a small selection of e-book titles Please login for onsite and remote access
Full text: Yes
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23 - E-book Collection via EBSCOHost
Alternative titles: previously known as 'Netlibrary'
Description: A full-text e-book collection providing access to over 3,500 titles
Publisher: EBSCO
Full text: Yes
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24 - Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2014
Description: A full-text digital archive of this world famous newspaper, containing the complete page of every issue from 1843 to 2014.
Coverage: 1843 to 2014
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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25 - Eighteenth Century Collections Online, Parts 1 & 2
Alternative titles: also known as '18th Century Collections Online'
also known as 'ECCO'
Description: A full-text digital archive of over 200,000 books printed between 1701 and 1800. In essence, every significant title printed in the United Kingdom and the former British territories is available, along with thousands of important works from the Americas.
Coverage: 1701 to 1800
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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26 - Electronic Enlightenment
Description: A wide-ranging online collection of correspondence of the early modern period, representing people across Europe, the Americas and Asia, and containing over 70,000 letters and documents from over 8,500 correspondents.
Coverage: 1609-1900
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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27 - Encyclopedia of Early Modern History Online
Description: The Encyclopedia of Early Modern History is the English edition of the German-language Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit. This 15-volume reference work, published in print between 2005 and 2012 and here available online, offers a multi-faceted view on the decisive era in European history stretching from ca. 1450 to ca. 1850 CE in over 4,000 entries.
Full text: Yes
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28 - Essential Science Indicators
This resource is part of: Web of Science
Description: A compilation of science performance statistics and trends extrapolated from counts of articles published in over 12,000 scholarly journals and the citations to those articles.
Coverage: 2005-
Publisher: Thomson Reuters
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29 - EUP journals online
Alternative titles: also known as 'Edinburgh University Press journals collection'
also known as 'EUP Complete Collection'
Description: A full-text journal database providing access to over 40 journal titles published by Edinburgh University Press. The collection covers arts, humanities and social sciences, and includes scientific data, online journals and research materials at undergraduate, postgraduate and research levels. Please login for onsite and remote access
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Full text: Yes
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30 - Factiva
Description: A news and business search service covering over 14,000 leading newspaper titles, news sources and company information from around the world. Click on publisher link below to view a list of the sources covered (you may need to save the document first).
Note: If using Chrome you may experience intermittent problems when accessing the resource outside our George IV Bridge building and Kelvin Hall.
Coverage: 1997 onwards
Publisher: Proquest-Dow Jones
Full text: Yes
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