1 - 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.
Coverage: 2005, 2006, 2012, 2013 and open access
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Full text: Yes
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2 - Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
Alternative titles: also known as 'Digital Evans'
previously known as 'American Bibliography'
Description: A digital archive of titles printed in America between 1639 and 1800. Includes virtually every work of early American publishing covering books and broadsides, laws and maps, songs and speeches, and much more.
Coverage: 1639-1800
Publisher: Readex
Full text: Yes
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3 - Early English Books Online
Alternative titles: also known as 'EEBO'
Description: A digital archive of almost every work printed in the British Isles and North America, as well as works in English printed elsewhere from 1470-1700.
Coverage: 1473 to 1700
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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4 - Ebook Central
Alternative titles: previously known as 'EBL Ebook Library'
also known as 'ProQuest Ebook Central'
Description: A small selection of full-text e-book titles. Please login for onsite and remote access.
Full text: Yes
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5 - E-book Collection via EBSCOHost
Alternative titles: previously known as 'Netlibrary'
Description: Over 3,500 full text e-books.
Publisher: EBSCO
Full text: Yes
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6 - 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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7 - German Digital Library
Alternative titles: also known as 'Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek'
also known as 'DDB'
Description: This resource will no longer be available via eResources from 10th May 2021.

The DDB aims to be a central, national portal providing unrestricted access to millions of digitised books, archives, images, sculptures, pieces of music and other sound documents, as well as films and scores, from all over Germany.
Full text: Yes
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/223
8 - Knowledge Unlatched Pilot Collection
Description: Pilot collection of 28 new open access e-books. Covering topics in the humanities (literature, history) and social sciences (politics, media and communications), from 13 respected scholarly publishers.
Publisher: Jisc
Full text: Yes
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/220
9 - Making of Modern Law
Description: Over 22,000 legal treatises on US and British law published from 1800 through 1926. The full-text digital archive consists of 10 million pages of critical legal history, from casebooks, local practice manuals, form books, works for lay readers, pamphlets, letters, speeches and more.
Coverage: 1800 to 1926
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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10 - Making of the Modern World
Alternative titles: also known as 'Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature'
previously known as 'Making of the world economy'
Description: Over 61,000 works on economics and business published from 1450 through 1850. Drawing from the Goldsmiths-Kress Library of Economic Literature, this full-text digital archive consists of over 12 million pages.
Coverage: 1450 to 1850
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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11 - OECD iLibrary
Alternative titles: also known as 'OECD iLibrary'
Description: OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.
Publisher: OECD
Full text: Yes
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12 - Official Publications Online
Alternative titles: also known as 'OPO'
Description: Offers online access to UK Parliamentary publications, primary and secondary legislation, House and Command papers and gazettes.
Publisher: TSO
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
13 - Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Alternative titles: previously known as 'Dictionary of national biography'
also known as 'Oxford DNB'
also known as 'Online DNB'
also known as 'ODNB'
also known as 'DNB'
Description: An online dictionary containing in-depth descriptons of the lives of over 50,000 men and women who have shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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14 - Oxford English Dictionary
Alternative titles: also known as 'OED'
Description: A full-text online dictionary, accepted as the authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium
Coverage: 1000 onwards
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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15 - Oxford Music Online
Alternative titles: also known as 'Music online'
This resource includes: Grove Music Online
Description: A full-text music reference service that incorporates Grove Music Online, Oxford companion to music and Oxford dictionary of music.This resource has a concurrent user limit of 3 - please logout when you are finished.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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16 - Oxford Reference
Alternative titles: previously known as 'OROOxford Reference Online'
This resource includes: Oxford Companion to Music
Oxford Dictionary of Music
Description: A full text e-book collection of over 175 premium reference titles from Oxford University Press, with over 1.4 million entries.
Note: the Visual English Dictionary is no longer available through this resource.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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17 - Sabin Americana: History of the Americas, 1500–1926
Alternative titles: previously known as 'Bibliotheca Americana'
previously known as 'Joseph Sabin’s Bibliotheca Americana'
also known as 'Gale Primary Sources: Sabin Americana: History of the Americas, 1500–1926'
Description: A full-text digital archive containing works about the Americas published throughout the world. It covers the period from 1500 to the early 1900s, and consists of over 6 million pages from 29,000 works, and based on Joseph Sabin’s seminal bibliography 'Bibliotheca Americana : a dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time'.
Coverage: 1500 to 1926
Publisher: Gale
Full text: Yes
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18 - ScienceDirect Books
Alternative titles: also known as 'Science Direct'
Description: A full text, peer-reviewed scientific and technical database. Library users have access to monographs in the life, health and physical sciences, from 2010-
Coverage: 2010-
Publisher: Elsevier
Full text: Yes
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19 - Screen Studies Collection
Alternative titles: also known as 'ProQuest Screen Studies Collection'
Description: Provides access to a range of current publications related to film scholarship alongside detailed and expansive filmographies. This collection includes the specialist index FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals Database and the detailed and complementary filmographies created by the American Film Institute and the British Film Institute; AFI Catalog and Film Index International.
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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20 - SpringerLink journal and ebook collection
Description: A full-text database providing access to e-books, journals, articles, protocols and reference works published by Springer. National Library of Scotland users have access to over 2,000 journal titles and over 65,000 e-books covering humanities, science, business, medicine, law, social science and engineering.
Publisher: Springer
Full text: Yes
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21 - Statistical Accounts of Scotland, 1791-1845
Description: This resource will no longer be available via eResources from 10th May 2021.

A full-text digital archive providing a rich and contemporary account of Scotland during the agricultural and industrial revolutions of the 18th and 19th centuries, taken from Parish and County records
Coverage: 1791 to 1845
Publisher: Edina
Full text: Yes
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/120
22 - United Nations iLibrary
Alternative titles: also known as 'UN iLibrary'
Description: The United Nations iLibrary is a single research repository for accessing digital content published by the United Nations Secretariat and its funds and programs.
Coverage: 1996-
Publisher: United Nations
Full text: Yes
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
23 - University Press Scholarship Online
Alternative titles: also known as 'UPSO'
also known as 'Scholarship Online'
Description: A full-text monograph database of 15,000+ titles, from Oxford University Press and 14 other university presses offering publications in the humanities, social science and business.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Full text: Yes
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24 - VLeBooks.com
Alternative titles: also known as 'Askews eBooks Collection'
Description: A full-text e-book database providing access to a small selection of e-book titles.
Full text: Yes
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