Electronic resources

Online resources are listed below, and are available onsite within the IHR. Due to licence restrictions, offsite access is limited only to staff and students of the IHR. Electronic resources in disc format are on the catalogue and can be collected from the library office.

Online resources

TitleAdditional information
17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers 
19th Century British Library Newspapers 
America: History and life 
Bibliography of British and Irish History (formerly RHS Bibliography) 
Bibliografia storica nazionaleFree online resource
British and Irish Archaeological BibliographyFree online resource

British History Online (onsite access to full subscription resource and offsite access to staff, students, fellows).

Non-subscription areas direct from British History Online website

partially free online resource and subscription-only content available onsite
British Newspapers 1600-1900 
British Periodicals 
Clergy of England databaseFree online resource
Complete Work of Charles Darwin OnlineFree online resource
Connected HistoriesFree online resource for use as a search tool; subscription required for links to external content.
Database of Court Officers 1660-1837Free online resource
Digitale Bibliografie Nederlandse GeschiedenisFree online resource
Early English Books online (EEBO)Please note: It is safe to bypass any security warnings that appear
Eighteenth century collections online (ECCO)Please note: It is safe to bypass any security warnings that appear
Electronic Enlightenment 
English Monastic ArchivesFree online resource
English Short Title CatalogueFree online resource
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports 1974-1996
Hansard 1803-2005Free online resource - prototype
Hansard on UK Parliament websiteFree online resource, Commons 1988- present, Lords 1995-present
Heritage of the Printed Book (CERL) 
Historical abstracts 
Historical DirectoriesFree online resource from University of Leicester's Special Collections Online
Historical Statistics of the United States: Millennial Edition 
History of Parliament OnlineFree online resource
House of Commons Parliamentary Papers 
In Principio - Incipit Index of Latin Texts 
Library of Latin Texts - Series A and B 
International Medieval Bibliography 
JSTOR - The Scholarly Journal Archiveif you are getting a 'proxy server' error message try alternative access (onsite) via http://www.jstor.org
Keesings Record of World Events 
Latin American Anarchist and Labour Periodicals 
Legal History: The Year BooksFree online resource. An Index and Paraphrase of Printed Year Book Reports, 1268 - 1535
Making of the Modern World: Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature 1450-1850 
Monumenta Germaniae HistoricaFree online resource. Guide to the series also available.
Nineteenth Century British Pamphlets  

Nineteenth Century Collections Online part 3: British Theatre, Music and Literature

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography 
Oxford English Dictionary 
Palmer's full text online 
Parliament rolls of medieval EnglandSD Editions
Parliament rolls of medieval EnglandBritish History Online
Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913Free online resource
Proquest Newspapers (1992-) 
Scottish Post Office DirectoriesFree online resource from the National Library of Scotland
Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice 1490-2007 
Stormont PapersFree online resource
Times Digital Archive 1785-1985 
Victorian Popular Culture