Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Database Trial - Early English Books Online (EEBO)

UVM currently has trial access to full-text collections of works from Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English Books Tract Supplement.
Trial access will run through April 10, 2010. Please let me know what you think.

Early English Books Online (EEBO) provides digital access to more than 125,000 literary and historical classics printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700. Through the Web, researchers can view images that accurately reflect the way the works appeared in their original printed editions. Subject coverage is multidisciplinary, covering literature, history, religion, music, art, science and politics.

You may also find a link to this resource on the Library Home page --> Services --> Database Trials.