The Library is very pleased to announce the permanent-access purchase of Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) I-IV, following a very successful trial, and positive feedback from Schools.
NCCO is a scholarly digitisation project providing a
wide range of searchable full-text primary sources for the 'long' 19th century (1789-1914); it is a sequel to Eighteenth Century Collections
It unites a wide
range of previously unavailable primary sources, invaluable for a wide range of academic disciplines, and includes
works in Western and non-Western languages, sourced from rare
collections at libraries and other worldwide institutions. Read more here
Contents include: books and monographs, newspapers and periodicals, manuscripts, photographs, pamphlets, diaries and personal letters; maps and ephemera.
The first 4 archives are:
• British Politics and Society
• European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection
• Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange
• British Theatre, Music,and Literature: High and Popular Culture
Off-campus access: login via the Shibboleth login, using your University Username and Password