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January 22, 2009
Writing about web page http://find.galegroup.com/bncn/start.do?prodId=BBCN&userGroupName=warwick
Announcing a collection of the newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757 - 1817). These represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media. They can be accessed here.
January 07, 2009
Writing about web page http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/library/main/electronicresources/trials/
The University is running a number of trial databases. Please feel free to explore and email Steve Barber with any thoughts or suggestions. Titles include Caribbean Literature and Latino Literature.
Caribbean Literature is a searchable collection of poetry and fiction produced in the region during the 19th and 20th centuries. Among the titles selected by our editors are numerous rare and hard-to-find works written in English, French, Spanish, Dutch, and various Creole languages. Future releases will also feature journals, reference works, and interviews with key writers.
Latino Literature brings together more than 100,000 pages of poetry, fiction, and drama written in English and Spanish by hundreds of Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican, and other Latin authors working in the United States. Among the gems of the collection are nearly 800 items (poems, novels, and plays) that have never been published before.
The trials page can be accessed from here
February 05, 2008
We now have access to another history and humanities database.
Maney Online Research E-Journals (History and Humanities) - Access to 37 history and humanities publications, with more to be added in 2008. Off-campus access is also available.
Once again if you require any further information about this database of any other history resources please contact Richard Parker, subject librarian for German Studies, History, History of Art and Renaissance Studies. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 024 7652 4475