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Periodicals Index Online (PIO)

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Index to thousands of periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences from their first issues to 1995. Full text of selected titles can be found in Periodicals Archive Online database.

Early English Books Online (EEBO)

Dates of Coverage: 
1475 - 1700

Over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640), Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700), and the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661). Includes Text Creation Partnership titles, which are fully searchable SGML/XML texts.

British Periodicals Collection [ProQuest]

Dates of Coverage: 
1680s to 1930s

Searchable full text of hundreds of British periodicals from the late 17th century to the early 20th century.

Sophia Smith Collection


Women's and family papers, archives of organizations, women's periodicals, photographs, posters, other one-of-a-kind documents related to women; especially strong in 19th & 20th century US reform movements and feminism.

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New York Times Historical [ProQuest]

Dates of Coverage: 
1851+ (Due to publisher restrictions, lacks current 4 years)

Full text historical archive, with images.

Periodicals Archive Online (PAO)

Dates of Coverage: 
1802 to 1995

Full text archive of hundreds of periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences from their first issues to 1995. For complete indexing use the Periodicals Index Online.

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