The Digital National Security Archive contains the most comprehensive set of declassified government documents available. The resource now includes 42 collections consisting of over 103,000 meticulously indexed documents, with more than 719,000 total pages. Each of these collections, compiled by top scholars and experts, exhaustively covers the most critical world events, countries, and U.S. policy decisions from post World War II through the 21st century. Together, these collections offer unparalleled access to the defining international strategies of our time. Glossaries, chronologies, bibliographies, overviews, and photographs are included.
Documents on British Policy Overseas is a fully searchable collection of primary source documents from Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office, shedding light on diplomatic history throughout the twentieth century. It is based on three distinct print series which form a record of British peacetime diplomacy since the end of the nineteenth century:
- British Documents on the Origins of the War 1898-1914,
- Documents on British Foreign Policy 1918-1939 and
- Documents on British Policy Overseas.
Documents are selected and edited by the official historians of the FCO, with many documents specifically declassified for inclusion. The Documents on British Policy Overseas database is produced in collaboration between ProQuest and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.
Over 136,000 titles (155,000 volumes) as recorded in the 'English Short Title Catalogue'. Includes books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides and more published in the UK during the 18th century plus thousands from elsewhere.
You may search Eighteenth Century Collections Online, The Making of Modern Law, The Making of Modern World and Financial Times simultaneously using the Artemis primary sources search engine.
Includes the following databases and digital collections:
- Archives Unbound: World War II, Occupation, and the Civil War in Greece (1940-1949) - Records of the U.S. State Department Classified Files
- Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
- The Making of Modern Law
- The Making of the Modern World
- The Economist Historical Archive 1843-2006
- The Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2006
The following search engines are also included:
- NewsVault for searching all subscribed newspaper collections (Economist & Financial Times are included)
- Artemis primary sources for searching subscribed digital collections (ECCO, Modern Law, Modern World, Financial Times are included). More collections will be integrated.
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).
GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
The Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism is an indispensable resource for scholars and students of literary theory and discourse. Compiled by 275 specialists from around the world, the Guide presents a comprehensive historical survey of the field's most important figures, schools, and movements and is updated annually. It includes more than 300 alphabetically arranged entries and subentries on critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.