Early English Books Online (EEBO)
What is it? Early English Books Online (EEBO) features page images of work printed in the British Isles and North America as well as works in English printed elsewhere from 1470-1700. From the first book printed in English through to the ages of Spenser, Shakespeare and of the English Civil War, EEBO's content draws on authoritative and respected short-title catalogs of the period and features a substantial number of text transcriptions specially created for the product. Beginning with the very first book published in English, EEBO draws from four authoritative bibliographical resources – both Pollard & Redgrave’s Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing’s Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) in their revised versions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) and the Early English Books Tract Supplement – to present more than 146,000 titles and over 17 million scanned pages of content.
Why use it? Access virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America, as well as works in English printed elsewhere between 1473 and 1700
Coverage: 1473 - 1700
Access: Available on networked computers on the MSU campus in Bozeman and via the proxy server. Unlimited number of simultaneous users.
Learn more: More information about this collection.
Subjects: English, English Core, History
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Rank: 272 out of 275 databases
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Last updated: 2021-01-05 10:05:51