We now have access to the entire British Online Archives platform until 1 March 2021, courtesy of Microform Academic Publishers.
British Online Archives provides access to over 3 million records drawn from both private and public archives. There are over 80 collections with thematically organised records covering 1,000 years of world history, from politics and warfare to slavery and medicine. Includes: Paris Peace Conference, Prosecuting the Holocaust, Colonial Law in Africa, British Labour Party Papers 1906-1994, Liverpool and Bristol shipping records, West Indies slavery and slave trade records, Missionary archives.
Until September 6, 2021, over 72,000 ebooks in Humanities and the Social Sciences published by De Gruyter (and 20 of their publisher partners) are available via their EBA (evidence-based acquisitions) programme. All books on the list, together with new publications as they come out during the year, are available online to University members during this period, and can be found on the De Gruyter website or in SOLO. At the end of the period, we will make a selection of books based on appearance on reading lists and heavy use during the period. These selections will be added permanently to the ebook collection of the Bodleian Libraries.
Note we do not have access to all ebooks on the De Gruyter platform
We have access to the Human Kinetics Library until 29 September 2020, courtesy of Bloomsbury.
This is a collection of ebooks and videos on sports and physical activity, published by Human Kinetics. It features over 150 ebooks, including textbooks, supplementary monographs and materials for practitioners, and over 200 videos, including demonstrations of exercise movements and explanations of key physical activity concepts.
We have access to the Archaeopress Digital Collection until 30 August 2020.
The platform contains approx. 450 subscription-based eBooks; a further 180 Open Access or Free to Access eBooks are accessible via the same platform as well as a few journals.
Over 15,000 ebooks in the Sciences and Social Sciences published by Cambridge University Press are available until 30 May 2021 via their EBA (evidence-based acquisitions) programme. These are in addition to over 21,000 ebooks in Humanities as previously announced, also available until the same date. All these books can be found on the Cambridge Core website and in SOLO.
All books on the list, together with new publications as they come out during the year, are available online to University members via SOLO during this period. At the end of the period, we will make a selection of books based on appearance on reading lists and heavy use during the period. These selections will be added permanently to the ebook collection of the Bodleian Libraries.