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Trial – Literary Encyclopedia, The (trial until 30 May 2018)

Literary Encyclopedia, The (trial until 30 May 2018)

The Literary Encyclopedia is a dynamic, online world-literature resource, providing useful introductions to authors, texts and contexts. It has in-depth coverage of the literatures of the English-speaking world and excellent coverage of the Classics, French, German, Russian, Italian, Hispanic and other world literatures. Feedback to nick.hearn@bodleian.ox.ac.uk.

Trial – Basilica Online (trial until 16 May 2018)

Basilica Online (trial until 16 May 2018)

Basilica Online is a fully-searchable online edition of the 17 volumes of the Basilica text and its scholia, as edited between 1945 and 1988 by H.J. Scheltema, D. Holwerda, and N. van der Wal. The Basilica is the single-most important source for Byzantine law throughout the period of the Byzantine empire, and is a major source for Byzantine studies more broadly.

Feedback to charlotte.goodall@bodleian.ox.ac.uk.

Trial – Family and Society Studies Worldwide (trial until 10/04/18)

Family and Society Studies Worldwide (trial until 10/04/18)

Family & Society Studies Worldwide (1930s – present) is a comprehensive bibliographic database of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of Family Science, Human Ecology, Human Development and Social Welfare. It indexes publications and grey literature from a range of social science disciplines, including anthropology, sociology, psychology, demography, health sciences, education, economics, law, history and social work. Feedback to john.southall@bodleian.ox.ac.uk by 10th April 2018.

Trial – Punch Historical Archive 1841-1992 (trial until 28/02/18)

Punch Historical Archive 1841-1992 (trial until 28/02/18)

This resource is the fully text searchable online archive of Punch, a celebrated magazine of humour and satire. From its early years as a campaigner for social justice to its transformation into national icon, Punch played a central role in the formation of British identity – and how the rest of the world saw the British. It is useful for the study of 19th and 20th century political and social history on key themes such as World War I and World War II; Wars and Conflicts; Colonialism, Imperialism and End of Empire; Impact of New Technology and Modernity; Public Health, Conservation and Environmentalism; Social Change; and The Role of Women. It includes approx. 7,900 issues as well as almanacks, other special numbers, prefaces, epilogues, indexes and other specially produced material from the bound volumes. Images in colour are reproduced in colour.

Feedback to isabel.holowaty@bodleian.ox.ac.uk and catherine.scutt@bodleian.ox.ac.uk.

Trial – American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection (trial until 8/02/18)

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection (trial until 8/02/18)

The collection provides digital access to the full text of thousands of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912, digitised from the collections of the American Antiquarian Society. Titles cover a broad range of subjects and interests related to every aspect of American life and culture, from politics to religion, science, law, literature and the arts. Please send feedback to jane.rawson@bodleian.ox.ac.uk.