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31 - 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.
Coverage: 1473 to 1700
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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32 - 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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33 - 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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34 - 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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35 - 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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36 - 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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37 - 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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38 - 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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39 - English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC)
Alternative titles: also known as 'ESTC'
Description: A bibliographic database containing records for over 460,000 items published between 1473 and 1800
Coverage: 1473 to 1800
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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/142
40 - 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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41 - Ethnic NewsWatch
Description: A current resource of full-text newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press. Ethnic NewsWatch: A History provides historical coverage of Native American, African American, and Hispanic American periodicals from 1959-1989. These resources present a collection of more than 2.5 million articles from over 340 publications.
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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42 - 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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43 - Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC)
Alternative titles: also known as 'PubMed Central'
previously known as 'UK PubMed Central'
Description: Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC) offers free access to biomedical literature resources including:
  • PubMed abstracts (about 28 million)
  • Europe PMC full text articles (about 2.6 million, of which over 570,000 are Open Access)
  • Patent abstracts (over 4 million European, US, and International)
  • National Health Service (NHS) clinical guidelines
  • Agricola records (500,000)
  • Supplemented with Chinese Biological Abstracts and the Citeseer database.
  • Coverage: 1850 onwards
    Full text: Yes
    Subjects:
    Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
    https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/155
    44 - Europeana
    Description: A digital portal to over 4.6 million digitised books, manuscripts, newspapers, film clips, maps, photos and sound from cultural institutions across Europe
    Full text: Yes
    Subjects:
    Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
    https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/101
    45 - 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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    46 - FAME
    Alternative titles: also known as 'Financial Analysis Made Easy'
    Description: A business database with information on over 11 million UK and Irish companies, which enables research on individual companies, searches for companies with specific profiles, and detailed analysis
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    Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
    47 - FamilySearch
    Description: Family history, family tree, and genealogy records and resources from around the world.
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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/164
    48 - Fashion Studies Online: The Videofashion Library
    Alternative titles: also known as 'The Videofashion Library'
    Description: This collection features content from the archives of Videofashion, a provider of fashion footage. 1,200 hours of streaming video capturing the many faces of fashion - including nearly 40 years of worldwide fashion shows, designer profiles, and documentary segments - and replicating the experience of viewing fashion’s most iconic garments and designers.
    Publisher: Alexander Street Press
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    49 - Findmypast
    Description: Findmypast is a searchable online archive of over 2 billion records - birth, marriage and death records, parish records, censuses, migration records and military collections.
    It includes records from Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, India and the United States.
    This resource has a concurrent user limit of 10 - please try again later if you cannot get access.
    Note: Findmypast is no longer supported in IE9 or IE10 and if you continue to access in a non-supported browser you may experience problems with the website.
    Publisher: Findmypast
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    50 - Forces War Records
    Description: A military genealogy specialist website containing transcriptions of more than 14 million Commonwealth military records and an online library of more than 1,700 historic documents.
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
    51 - Frost & Sullivan
    Description: A business resource providing detailed industry analysis on chemical, energy, environmental and building technologies, healthcare, IT and manufacturing markets worldwide.
    Publisher: Frost & Sullivan
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    52 - Gale eBooks
    Alternative titles: previously known as 'Gale Virtual Reference Library'
    This resource includes: Complete dictionary of scientific biography
    Description: A full-text e-book collection currently providing access to the 26 volume Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography
    Publisher: Gale
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    53 - Gallica: National Library of France digital collection
    Description: Gallica: digital collections of the Bibliotheque nationale de France
    Full text: Yes
    Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
    https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/166
    54 - German Digital Library
    Alternative titles: also known as 'Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek'
    also known as 'DDB'
    Description: 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
    55 - GreenFILE
    Description: An indexing and abstracting database of nearly 300,000 records covering environmental concerns, with full text for selected titles
    Publisher: EBSCO
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    56 - Grove Art Online
    Description: Available through the Oxford Art Online platform, a scholarly art encyclopedia, encompassing all aspects of visual culture. It features over 45,000 articles (including over 15,000 subject entries and over 22,000 biographies), bibliographies, and nearly 7000 searchable images.
    Publisher: Oxford University Press
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    57 - Grove Music Online
    This resource is part of: Oxford Music Online
    Description: A full-text reference work on music containing over 50,000 articles and 28,000 biographies. Incorporates 'The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians', 'The new Grove dictionary of opera' and 'The new Grove dictionary of jazz'. .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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    58 - Humanities International Complete
    Description: A full text and A&I database covering the humanities, with full-text from over 1,800 journal and book titles, plus data from the Humanities International Index containing over 2.9 million records from more than 2,300 journals
    Publisher: EBSCO
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    59 - IBISWorld
    Description: A business resource containing up to date research on hundreds of industries in the UK, including statistics, analysis and forecasts.

    Note: Users will need to register with IBISWorld the first time they access the resource outside of the Library.
    Publisher: IBISWorld Limited
    Full text: Yes
    Subjects:
    Access: Please log in or register for access.
    60 - India, business and control, 1806-1814: in the records of the Governor-General
    Alternative titles: previously known as 'Indian papers of the 1st Earl of Minto, 1606-1814'
    This resource is part of: British Online Archives
    Description: The 1st Earl of Minto served as Governor-General of India from 1806 until 1813. An employee of the East India Company, Sir Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound rose from President of the Board of Control to run the colony. The diplomatic and Indian material is detailed, with a clear focus on his work. These records include his personal letters and those of his wife Anna Maria.
    Full text: Yes
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    Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.