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Over 36,000 texts covering life in 17th- and 18th-century America, e.g., agriculture and auctions, foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, temperance, and witchcraft. Based on the American Bibliography by Charles Evans, enhanced by Roger Bristol's Supplement. As of July 13, 2010, includes the Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia, 1670-1800. You also have access to Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819. Search Early American Imprints, Series I and II and American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900 in the combined search interface, America’s Historical Imprints.

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Vendor Name NewsBank / Readex

Coverage 1639 - 1800

Research Guides English Literature & Language, History

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Over 36,000 texts, completing the Early American Imprints set. Series II is based on the noted “American Bibliography, 1801-1819” by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker. You also have access to Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800. Search Early American Imprints, Series I and II and American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900 in the combined search interface, America’s Historical Imprints.

From Aaron Burr to Zebulon Pike, from abolitionism to Tippecanoe, more than four million pages cover westward expansion, the development of American arts, the progression of American political thought and much more. In addition to books, broadsides and pamphlets, the collection includes published reports and the works of many European authors reprinted for the American public. Additionally, a large number of state papers and early government materials—including presidential letters and congressional, state and territorial resolutions—chronicle the political and geographic growth of the developing American nation. Subjects include the 12th Amendment, Bible societies, canals, Embargo Act, fur trade, Lewis & Clark Expedition, Louisiana Purchase, nationalism, Panic of 1819, Romanticism, Seminole War, Treaty of Ghent, and the War of 1812. Genres include magic tricks, funeral hymns, fools and jesters, tobacco, dolls, and Indian captivities. The Series also includes Kentucky public documents: e.g., journals of the state House and Senate, public laws, and church records. As of July 13, 2010, includes the Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia, 1801-1819.

Individual titles from the collection are now listed in InfoKat, the libraries' catalog.

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Vendor Name Readex / NewsBank

Research Guides English Literature & Language, History,

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Full-text, mostly late 18th/early 19th century, covering colonial and early American history, with titles from 23 states and DC. With issues from over 700 titles (for most titles the holdings are scattered), it includes these Kentucky titles:

  • Mirror (Danville)
  • People's Friend (Danville)
  • Kentucky Journal (Frankfort)
  • Telegraph (Georgetown)
  • Political Theatre (Lancaster)
  • Reporter/Kentucky Reporter (Lexington)
  • Western Monitor (Lexington)
  • Eagle (Maysville)
  • Globe (Richmond)
  • Republican Auxiliary (Washington)
  • Union (Washington)

Full title list. Every word is indexed for full-text searching. You can limit by dates/eras (e.g., by president) and by article types (e.g., shipping news or poetry). To search in combination with American Broadsides and Ephemera; Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; and Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819, use Archive of Americana.

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Vendor Name NewsBank

Coverage 1690-1876

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Research Guides Newspapers,

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Digital facsimile page images of books, pamphlets, newspapers, and manuscripts of works printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America as well as works in English printed elsewhere. From the first book published in English through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare, this collection contains the texts of about 100,000 of over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard and 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. Coverage includes English literature, history, philosophy, linguistics, theology, music, fine arts, education, mathematics, and science.

In EEBO you are searching the bibliographic records ("full record").  We do not subscribe to the full-text version of EEBO (we are not a TCP subscriber).  You can see all of the images, but cannot search the words of each text.

For more information, see the ProQuest EEBO Research Guide.

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Vendor Name Chadwyck-Healey / ProQuest

Coverage 1473 - 1700

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Research Guides British History English Literature & Language, History, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Literature, Shakespeare Studies,

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Provides near real-time access to world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis. Includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports with the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage Most recent 30 days

Update Frquency continuous

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Research Guides Globalization, Newspapers,

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Includes journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and minority presses that comprise a full-text collection of more than 2.5 million articles from over 330 titles, from 1959 to current. Ethnicities include: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; and Native People. Subject coverage:

  • Ethnic groups
  • Minorities
  • Culture
  • Religion
  • Independent press
  • Ethnic studies
  • African American
  • Caribbean
  • African
  • Hispanic American
  • Native American
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Asian
  • Pacific Islanders
  • Arab Americans
  • Middle Eastern Americans
  • European Americans
  • Eastern European
  • Jewish Americans
  • Multi-ethnic
  • Multi-cultural
  • Human rights
  • Activism

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1959 - present

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Research Guides African American Resources, Journalism, Newspapers,

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Description: Cover-to-cover full-text of news sources where more than 60% of the stories from those sources pertain to Europe, plus selected stories about Europe from other publications.

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Vendor Name LexisNexis

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Research Guides Countries, Newspapers,

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