The latest online primary sources sites added to HFL Delicious are:
A digital edition of the diary of William Godwin (1756-1836). The first entry is for 6 April 1788 and the final entry is for 26 March 1836. The diary is a resource of immense importance to researchers. It maps the radical intellectual and political life of the late 18th and early 19th centuries, as well as providing evidence on publishing relations, conversational coteries, artistic circles, etc. over the same period. One can trace the developing relationships of one of the most important families in British literature, Godwin’s own, which included his wife Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797), their daughter Mary Shelley (1797-1851) and his son-in-law Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822). Many of the most important figures in British cultural history feature in its pages, incl. Anna Barbauld, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Charles James Fox, William Hazlitt, Thomas Holcroft, Elizabeth Inchbald, Charles and Mary Lamb, Mary Robinson, Richard Brinsley Sheridan, William Wordsworth, and many others.
Lists members of the University of Oxford from 1500 to 1714, along with brief biographical details such as ecclesiastical positions held and family relationships among the alumni. Digitisation is in progress
The Dutch portal to find all Acts (House Reports, Papers and parliamentary questions) for the years 1814 to 1815 session until January 1, 1995. Includes name index.
Digitised matriculation records of the University of Giessen 1608 to 1707
This Digital Historical Archive of La Stampa contains a copy of the entire newspaper collection. The first issue available is the one of February 9, 1867, when the newspaper was still called Gazzetta Piemontese. The database archive reach the year 2005. All the newspaper pages for a period of 138 years are published not only as images but also as digital texts available for e-text-mining queries. This is true for the more than 12 million articles indexed with the ability to search contents and highlight all keywords within the database.
Repertorium deutscher wissenschaftlicher Periodika des 18. Jahrhunderts
Repertory of German scientific periodicals of the 18th century is an an instrument for research on the history and philosophy of science and technology during the Enlightenment. It contains the table of contents of most 18th century periodicals that published scientific articles and/or reviews in the German speaking countries. These include the (Nova) Acta Eruditorum, and other important periodicals published under the auspices of Academies of Science and early professional journals. A total of over 400 volumes and more than 13.000 articles have been made accessible in this project.
Free online access to the history of Germany legislation as published in the Bundesgesetzblatt (Archiv BGBl Teil I und II) and dating from 1949 (1951 for Teil II) to the present.