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Evidence-based acquisition Evidence-Based Acquisition Title List (June 2020) - click to download Leaflet Evidence-Based Acquisition (EBA) is an effective way to build your library collection based on usage data. The advantage of our model? The library is in control of making the decisions. Unlimited access to outstanding research Purchase decisions based on usage data Videos and Tutorials Evidence-Based Acquisition EN WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF THE DE GRUYTER EBA MODEL? Get 12-month access to all eBooks on the De Gruyter platform or to a sub-set in one of our attractive packages. The library ... read more

Bloomsbury Architecture Library www.bloomsburyarchitecturelibrary.com Available via annual subscription to institutions worldwide.  The leading source of information for the study of architecture, urbanism, and interior design, Bloomsbury Architecture Library offers access to a carefully curated collection of fully-searchable text and image content. Incorporating the new edition of Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture, exclusive to the platform, alongside peer-reviewed cutting edge academic research and a wealth of images, the platform provides a dynamic research tool and an innovative educational resource for academics and studen ... read more

 Churchill Archives www.churchillarchive.com Take a Tour Available via annual subscription and perpetual access to institutions worldwide.  Published in October 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing in collaboration with the Churchill Archives Centre, the Churchill Archive is a digital library of modern international history. It includes more than 800,000 pages of original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from Winston S. Churchill’s personal correspondence to his official exchanges with kings, presidents, politicians, and military leaders. This is more than a fantastic collection of primary source material; it is a unique online resource offering new in ... read more

Bloomsbury Medieval Studies September 2019 via subscription or perpetual access to institutions worldwide. Bloomsbury Medieval Studies is a new interdisciplinary digital resource with a global perspective. It will bring together high-quality secondary content with visual primary sources, a brand new reference work and pedagogical resources into one cross-searchable platform, to support students and scholars across this rich field of study.   Image: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - not for reproduction   Content Highlights Fully-searchable access to a broad range of over 150 scholarly books including primary texts, resear ... read more

Girolamo Savonarola Online Advisor: Peter Amelung The Incunable Collection of the Württembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart View PDF Flyer The Incunable Collection of the Württembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart Number of titles: 212 Languages used: Italian and Latin Location of originals: Württembergische Landesbibliothek, Stuttgart Girolamo Savonarola (1452-1498) was among the first authors of the late 15th century to acknowledge the importance of printing as a means of propagating his ideas. Many regard him as one of Luther’s predecessors. The rise of Florentine book illustrations is also closely linked with the dissemination ... read more

Lexikon des gesamten Buchwesens Online Online Publication Date:  02 Mar 2017 View PDF Flyer The aim of the Lexikons des gesamten Buchwesens (“Dictionary of the Book”) is to render the complete knowledge about the book in an academically reliable and exact manner, in alphabetical order. The book is understood as the graphical presentation of intellectual content with the aim of the preservation, transmission and dissemination of this content in society. All persons, institutions, facts, factors and procedures that play a role in the mediation of intellectual content between the author and the reader through the medium of the book are recorded. The di ... read more

Art Sales Catalogues Online Online Access to Complete Sales Catalogues from 1600-1900 Editor: Various Authors & Editors ISSN: 2210-7886 Annual update The Art Sales Catalogues Online (ASCO) publication offers easy access to complete historical art sales catalogues for the period 1600 to 1900. Lugt's Répertoire Online database has been included in this publication and serves as the "entrance gate" to the catalogues.  The earliest art sales catalogues, also known as auction catalogues, appeared in the early 17th century, as simple leaflets. Over time, the catalogues grew into ext ... read more

Basilica Online Justinian's Corpus iuris in the Byzantine world Editor: Prof. Dr. Bernard Stolte 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.  Added Features and Benefits  - Most recent and accurate edition of the Basilica text and its scholia.  - Fully searchable in both Latin and Greek.  - All critic ... read more

Bibliography of Arabic Books Online A Bibliography of All Printed Arabic Language Books before 1960 Editor: William J. Kopycki ISSN: 1877-0045 View PDF Flyer The Bibliography of Arabic Books Online (BABO) aims to become a comprehensive bibliographic database containing information about virtually all books published in Arabic before 1960.  BABO contains over 80,000 bibliographical records from the National Library in Egypt, the British Library and the Library of Congress.  BABO will include Name Authority Files (NAFs) which list all the spellings variants of authors’ na ... read more

Bibliography of the History and Archaeology of Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages Editor: Professor Florin Curta, University of Florida ISSN:  2665-9506 View PDF Flyer The Bibliography of the History and Archaeology of Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages is a fundamental source of information for the study of the history and archaeology of medieval East Central and Eastern Europe, an area of great interference and symbiosis of influences from Scandinavia, Western Europe, the steppe lands of Eurasia, as well as Byzantium. The bibliography provides comprehensive coverage of all publications, in all languages, pertaining to this vast area of the European continent an ... read more

Book History Online Editor: Andrew Pettegree, University of St Andrews ISSN:  2213-2732 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Book History Online (BHO) is the international bibliography in the field of book and library history. It provides a comprehensive survey of all scholarly publications written from a historical perspective. Included are monographs, articles and reviews dealing with the history of the printed book, its arts, crafts, techniques and equipment, its economic, social and cultural environment, as well as its production, distribution, preservation and description. In particular, BHO contains in ... read more

Book Sales Catalogues Online Book Auctioning in the Dutch Republic, 1599 - ca. 1800 View PDF Flyer Book Sales Catalogues Online (BSCO) offers a comprehensive bibliography of book sales catalogues printed in the Dutch Republic before 1801. A sophisticated search menu provides access to some 3,750 digital facsimiles from ca. 50 libraries across Europe, including major collections in the Netherlands, Germany, Great Britain, France, and Russia. More catalogues will be added in the future. These catalogues are a key primary source for research on the history of the book and libraries, the history of ideas, the history of collecting, the history of literatur ... read more

Codices Vossiani Latini Online ISSN:  2452-2988 View PDF Flyer Academic Advisor Andre Bouwman, Chief Curator of Western Manuscripts, Leiden University Library  The Codices Vossiani Latini Online publishes all 363 codices which form the world-famous Latin part of Isaac Vossius’ manuscript collection held at Leiden University Library. The Codices Vossiani Latini count a large number of early medieval manuscripts (a whopping 76 Carolingian manuscripts dating from before 900), including major sources of many classic texts. Famous are the oldest sources of Lucretius De natura rerum, of Ciceros philosophical works, and ... read more

Cold War Intelligence The Secret War Between the U.S. and the USSR, 1945-1991 Editor: Matthew M. Aid This unique collection of well over 2,300 formerly classified U.S. government documents (most of them classified Top Secret or higher) provides readers for the first time with the documentary record of the successes and failures of the U.S. intelligence community in its efforts to spy on the Soviet Union during the Cold War. This document collection covers the period from the end of World War II in 1945 until the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, but also includes a number of formerly classified historical reports and articles written by U.S. intelligence historians since t ... read more

Cuban Culture and Cultural Relations, 1959- The Vertical Archive of the Casa de las Américas, Part 1: “Casa y Cultura” Online Publication ISSN:  2542-4947 Publication Type:  Primary Source Online Imprint: BRILL Language:  Spanish Unique access to 45,000 documents; • Covering almost 60 years of cultural relations between Revolutionary Cuba and abroad; • Full-text search functionality; • Including MARC21 catalog records. Casa de las Américas in Havana, Cuba, ranks among the most renowned cultural institutions in Latin America and the Caribbean. Ever since its creation in 1959, it has been ... read more

Cult of Body Online Advisor: Louise McReynolds Number of titles: 13 Languages used: Russian View PDF Flyer Location of originals: National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg This collection comprises unique material on sports and physical culture in Russia, 1891-1919 and is particularly significant because sports provided opportunities for transitions from tradition to modernity: athletic competition broke down class barriers, brought women into public spaces, and encouraged new modes of behaviour and self-presentation. Sports are essential to the evolution of the modern personality in terms of health, competitiveness and team play. The collection offe ... read more

Brill's Digital Library of World War I ISSN:  2352-3786 View PDF Flyer Brill’s Digital Library of World War I is an online resource that contains over 650 encyclopedia entries plus 250 peer-reviewed articles of transnational and global historical perspectives on significant topics of World War I. This collection includes Brill’s Encyclopedia of the First World War, an unrivalled reference work that showcases the knowledge of experts from 15 countries and offers 26 substantial themed essays on the major belligerents, society and culture, diplomatic and military events, and the historiography of the Great War.  T ... read more

Dutch Pamphlets Online The Knuttel Collection: 1486-1853 and Van Alphen Collection: 1542-1853 Editor: Various Authors & Editors ISSN:  2214-8264 View PDF Flyer The Knuttel Collection: 1486-1853  • Number of titles: 33,487  • Languages used: primarily Dutch but also French, German, Latin and English  • Location of originals: the National Library of the Netherlands  The Knuttel Collection at the National Library of the Netherlands is the most extensive pamphlet collection in the Netherlands. The thousands of pamphlets presented here constitute an essential source for understanding these tumultu ... read more

Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World Online Editors: Philip Ford, Jan Bloemendal and Charles Fantazzi Flyer CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014  With its striking range and penetrating depth, Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World traces the enduring history and wide-ranging cultural influence of Neo-Latin, the form of Latin that originated in the Italian Renaissance and persists to the modern era. Featuring original contributions by a host of distinguished international scholars, this comprehensive reference work explores every aspect of the civilized world from literature and law to ... read more

Encyclopedia of Early Modern History Online Editor: Friedrich Jaeger Executive editor of the English version: Andrew Colin Gow ISSN:  2352-0272 View PDF Flyer This English edition is available in combination with the German edition Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit Online. The Outright Purchase Price for the combined product can be found here.  The Encyclopedia of Early Modern History offers 400 years of Early Modern History in one work. Experts from all over the world have joined in a presentation of the scholarship on the great era between the mid-15th to the mid-19th centuries. The perspective is European ... read more

Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online Editor-in-Chief: Dan Diner, on behalf of the Saxonian Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Leipzig Editorial Staff: Markus Kirchhoff (Head), Philipp Graf, Stefan Hofmann, Ulrike Kramme, Regina Randhofer, Frauke von Rohden, Philipp von Wussow. Consulting Editors of the English Edition: Cornelia Aust, Philipp Lenhard, Daniel Mahla ISSN: 2468-8894 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language:  English This online English edition is available as a set alongside the German Enzyklopädie jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. The prices mentioned are for the combined bundle of& ... read more

Brill's Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages Online E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Edited by Gert Melville, Technische Universität Dresden, Martial Staub, University of Sheffield. English edition supervised by Francis G. Gentry and Tim Barnwell. Brill's Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages offers an accessible yet engaging coverage of medieval European history and culture, c. 500-c. 1500, in a series of themed articles, taking an interdisciplinary and comparative approach. Presenting a broad range of topics current in research, the encyclopedia is dedicated to all aspects of medieval life, organized in eight sections: Socie ... read more

French Revolutionary Opinions Online The Trial of King Louis XVI, 1792 - 1793 Advisor: Prof. Dr. Erich Pelzer, Freiburg i. Brsg., Germany The present collection presents the entire corpus of all public interventions by representatives in the National Convention during the trial of King Louis XVI from November 1792 to January 1793. View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 7 Languages used: French Background Introduction The trial and execution of King Louis XVI rank among the most spectacular events of the French Revolution. The trial in and by the National Convention was preceded by a number of personal errors of judgement by the king, compounded by po ... read more

Harvard University Asia Center E-Book Collection 2019 Author: Various Authors & Editors Institutional outright purchase price The Harvard University Asia Center E-Book Collection is a collaboration between Brill and Harvard University Asia Center. This collection includes 528 titles published by Harvard University Asia Center by June 2019. Nearly all titles belong to one of three monograph series: Harvard East Asian Monographs (about 410 titles), Harvard-Yenching Institute Monographs (about 90 titles), and the Harvard Contemporary China Series (about a dozen titles). Around 16-20 new titles will be added to the collection annually ... read more

History of Modern Russian and Ukrainian Art Online Advisor: Professor Charlotte Douglas, New York University  The collection documents the history of modern Russian and Ukrainian art. It encompasses critical literature, illustrated books, and art periodicals. It also offers a selection of early20th century art-related serials. These historical sources of pre- and post-revolutionary art reflect the diversity of artistic thought in the first thirty years of the 20th century.  History of Modern Russian and Ukrainian Art Online: Monographs and Serials, 1907-1930  Scarcity  Sources for the history of modern and avant-garde Russian and Ukrainian art have long ... read more

Imperial Russia’s Illustrated Press Online Advisor: Jeffrey Brooks View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 5 Languages used: Russian  Location of originals: The National Library of Russia Nothing illuminates the lost world of late Imperial Russia better than the pictorial magazines of the era. The illustrated weeklies gathered in this collection open a wide window on Russian cultural, social, and political life. Their editors traced the sweep of the Russian imagination at the apogee of Russian cultural power from the peak years of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy to the modernist era and the chaos of 1917. They captured imperial expansion, cultural ... read more

Jesuit Historiography Online Editor: Robert A. Maryks Online Publication Date:  04 Aug 2016 ISSN:  2468-7723 View PDF Flyer Jesuit Historiography Online (JHO) is an Open Access resource offering over seventy historiographical essays written by experts. Aimed at scholars of Jesuit history as well as the many disciplines with which it intersects, each essay in JHO provides a summary of key texts from the earlier literature, a painstaking survey of more recent work, and a digest of archival and online resources. Crucially, each essay covers both Anglophone and non-Anglophone works and devotes attention to scholarship from Europe, Asia, Africa, ... read more

Jewish Theater under Stalinism Online View PDF Flyer Number of titles: Fond 2307, opis’ 1-2 and Fond 2308, opis’ 1 - from the Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (RGALI), Moscow Dates: (inclusive): 1916-1950 Languages used: Russian, Yiddish, English, French, German, Hebrew, Ukrainian, Belarus, Georgian, Latvian EAD finding aids are available Location of originals: the Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (RGALI) in Moscow This collection of archival documents contains material that describes the history of Soviet culture and theatre, Jewish avant-garde art and the Kremlin’s policy toward Jewish society and cultur ... read more

Library of Contemporary Jewish Philosophers Ebook Collection Editor: Aaron W. Hughes ISSN:  2589-7438 The Library of Contemporary Jewish Philosophers Online is the online version of Library of Contemporary Jewish Philosophers. The series showcases outstanding Jewish thinkers who have made lasting contributions to constructive Jewish philosophy in the second half of the 20th century. Each volume is devoted to one particular thinker and is meant to show the thinker’s relationship to the Jewish philosophical past and to contemporary Jewish existence. Each volume follows the same structure: an overview essay, several seminal essays by the philosopher, ... read more

  Mass Media in Russia Online (Parts 1 and 2) View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 11 titles (Part 1), Penny (Kopeck) Magazines (Part 2) Languages used: Russian Location of originals: The National Library of Russia, St.-Petersburg This unique collection consists of complete runs of the kopeck (penny) newspapers, the most widely circulated newspapers in the beginning of the twentieth century, published under various titles in St. Petersburg and Petrograd (1908-1918) and also in Moscow (1909-1918). These (penny) newspapers document political and social developments in Russia in the pivotal years from 1908 to 1918 and at the same time provide a mirror of the colorful social ... read more

Brill's Medieval Reference Library Online ISSN: 2213-2139 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Brill's Medieval Reference Library Online offers online access to the following reference works in medieval studies: Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage (2009) Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle (2010, with 2016 update) Encyclopaedia of Medieval Dress and Textiles of the British Isles c. 450-1450 (2012, with 2016 update) Brill's Encyclopaedia of the Middle Ages, (NEW, September 2016) With over 4000 signed entries, plus over 200 illustrations, this is an indispensible online resour ... read more

Middle Eastern Manuscripts Online 2  The Ottoman Legacy of Levinus Warner From Leiden University Libraries Languages used: Turkish, Arabic, Persian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 23595 3 Editor: Ilana Tahan, Hebraica Curator, British Library Advisors: Jan Schmidt, Leiden University and Arnoud Vrolijk, Leiden University Librarie View PDF Flyer This online publication consists of 140 volumes from the Warner Collection, totalling 45,809 pages of Ottoman Turkish, Arabic, and Persian texts. All these manuscripts were acquired by the great scholar Levinus Warner during his stay in Istanbul from 1644 until his death in 1665. This selection from the ... read more

Military Architecture 1600-1900 Publication date September 30, 2018 E-ISSN – n.a. Previously published on microfiche Online version is scanned from microfiche Other bibliographical data MARC21 records available Full text searchable 99 titles. Title list on brill.com Languages used: English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Latin When Leonardo sought for a job at the court of Milan he presented himself as an expert in the military arts who in times of peace also could make a decent sculpture and Michelangelo was head of fortifications when the troops of Charles V besieged Florence. Military architecture was considered to be an art that was studied ... read more

Richard Wagner Online First published 2018 View PDF Flyer This resource presents a broad cross-section of the Wagner literature of the nineteenth century as held by the Zentralbibliothek Zürich, which possesses one of the world’s finest collections of Wagneriana. The collection consists of Secondary Literature of the Nineteenth century;  Wagner’s Mein Leben, 1870-1880; Mathilde Wesendonck's Complete Published Writings. Richard Wagner Online  The bibliography on Richard Wagner is huge. He has stirred passions, love, and hatred in equal measure - sometimes (as in the case of Friedrich Nietzsche) within the same breast ... read more

Russian Anarchist Periodicals of the Early 20th Century Online View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 19 Languages used: Russian Location of originals: National Library of Russia, Russian Academy of Sciences Library This collection of writings reveals the eventful history of Russia during the revolutionary era, from the perspective of metropolitan and provincial newspapers and journals published by the most radical political forces. Furthermore, these materials shed new light on the relationship of the anarchists with the Bolsheviks and the Soviet State, and also reveal the impact of anarchist ideas on the literature and art of the p ... read more

Russian Avant-garde Online Advisor: A. Krusanov Number of titles: 778 Languages used: Russian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19267 6 View PDF Flyer Location of originals: The National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg This collection represents works of all Russian literary avant-garde schools. It comprises almost 800 books, periodicals and almanacs most of them published between 1910-1940 and thus off ers an exceptionally varied and well-balanced overview of one of the most versatile movements in Russian literature. The books in this collection can be regarded as objects of art, illustrated by famous artists such as Malevich, Goncharova and Lisitskii. This collection ... read more

Russian Military Intelligence on Asia Online Archive series 1651-1917 Dates (inclusive): 1651-1917  Dates (bulk): 1850-1917 Languages used: Russian and French, also German and English, Chinese, Latin, Dutch, Japanese, Arabic, Turkish, Italian, Greek, Persian, Korean, Mongolian and Norwegian ISBN: 978 90 04 19257 7 View PDF Flyer Location of Originals: Rossiĭ skiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ voennoistoricheskiĭ arkhiv (RGVIA), Moscow. Fonds 444-451  The 19th century was a time of rapid Russian expansion in Asia. While its western borders were largely fixed in the wake of the Napoleonic Wars, the Romanov autocracy still found many outlets for its imperial energies i ... read more

Russian Military Intelligence on Asia Online Secret prints 1883-1914 The bulk of the Secret Prints consists of first-hand accounts composed by contemporary travelers to lesser-known reaches of Asia. Most were Russian army officers, many of whom had extensive training in geography and related disciplines. Languages used: Russian ISBN: 978 90 04 19258 4 View PDF Flyer Location of Originals: National Library of Russia, Saint Petersburg  One of the most remarkable pre-revolutionary Orientological publications is the little-known, classified “Collection of Geographical, Topographical and Geographical Materials on Asia” (Sbornik geografi cheskikh, topografi chesk ... read more

Russian-Ottoman Relations Online, Part 1 The Origins, 1600-1800 View PDF Flyer Advisor: Maurits van den Boogert Brill presents a unique collection of rare primary sources on a vital and dynamic part of the history of Turkey, Russia, the Middle East and Western Europe. These sources provide detailed insights not only in the military ebb and flow of Russian-Ottoman relations, but also in their effects on European public opinion. Number of titles: 193  Languages used: Western languages, German, French, English  Location of originals: National Library of Russia in St. Petersburg  Relations between the Ottoman Empire and Russia were ... read more

Russian-Ottoman Relations Online, Part 2 Shifts in the Balance of Power, 1800-1853 Advisor: Maurits van den Boogert View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 120  Languages used: Western languages, German, French, English  Location of originals: National Library of Russia in St. Petersburg  This collection includes discussions of diplomatic treaties like those of Bucharest of 1812 and Adrianople (Edirne) of 1829; the commercial and military issue of access to the Black Sea; eye-witness accounts from war theaters; and plans for, and ideas about, future confrontations. The fact that many different perspectives are represented in this ... read more

Russian - Ottoman Relations Online Part 3 The Crimean War, 1854-1856 Advisor: Maurits van den Boogert  View PDF Flyer In this collection on the Crimean War, Russian views are represented by Anatole Demidov (1812-1870), traveler and patron of the arts; the discussion on the peace by former diplomat Tchihatchef; and the accounts of the Russian veteran, Piotr Andreevich Viazemsky (1792-1878). The opinions of two Turkish officers, Rustem Effendi and Seid Bey, and the views of Algerian poet Muhammad b. Ismail (1820-1870) are also included. Number of titles: 372  Languages used: Western languages, German, French, English  Location of originals: National L ... read more

Russian-Ottoman Relations Online, Part 4 The End of the Empires, 1857-1914 View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 263  Languages used: Western languages, German, French, English  Location of originals: National Library of Russia in St. Petersburg  The position of the Ottoman Empire continued to decline during the second half of the nineteenth century. Succumbing to foreign pressure, the sultan had decreed far-reaching reforms in favor of his non-Muslim subjects in 1856. Less than two decades later the Ottoman Empire went bankrupt and had to allow foreign bankers to supervise its finances. The Ottomans found themselves increasingly marginaliz ... read more

Russian Revolution Centenary E-Book Collection ISBN13: 9789004351998 Format: E-Book Imprint: BRILL Language:  English Brill's Russian Revolution Centenary E-Book Collection offers unique access to carefully selected E-Books, covering numerous aspects of the Russian Revolution, its genesis and antecedents, its context, its impact, its adherents and opponents in Russia and beyond, and its aftermath. The books were published between 2007 and 2017. The Collection is aimed at students and scholars in the fields of: Russian Revolution Anarchism Marxism Communism Sociology Critical Social Sciences Social & Cultur ... read more

Sixteenth Century Pamphlets Online / Flugschriften Online Editor: Hans-Joachim Köhler ISSN:  2210-7916 View PDF Flyer This series contains some 11,000 German and Latin pamphlets printed in the Holy Roman Empire. The pamphlets from 1501-1530 are concerned with the early Reformation movement, the Peasants' War, the threat presented by the Turks, and the various conflicts among the Western European countries. The pamphlets from 1531-1600 deal with a broad spectrum of themes, the Turkish wars, the revolt of the Netherlands, the persecution of French protestants, the status of Calvinists and Zwinglians in the Holy Roman Empire, propaga ... read more

Soviet Cinema Online Archival Documents from RGALI 1923-1935 Advisor: Richard Taylor Languages used: predominantly Russian, occasionally other European languages E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19270 6 View PDF Flyer  Location of originals: Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (RGALI) The documents in this collection cover the period when state monopoly control over the Soviet cinema industry - production, distribution and exhibition - was being established and this is why they cover a number of different organizations and institutions. They include minutes of board meetings and discussions of the major issues confronting the medium during a crucial period in its ... read more

Soviet Cinema Online  part 1 Journals part 2 Newspapers Advisor: Rashit Yangirov View PDF Flyer Part 1: Journals Online  Number of titles: 27 Languages used: Russian  Part 2: Newspapers Online  Number of titles: 20 Languages used: Russian   Location of originals: National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg The collection includes Soviet film magazines and newspapers from the 1920s and 1930s, reflecting the most interesting and fertile period in the history of Russian film. These publications are largely absent from book collections in the West, and are now presented for the first time as a large, complete set. They s ... read more

The History of Afghanistan Online Fayż Muḥammad Kātib Hazārah's Sirāj al-tawārīkh View PDF Flyer Translation and edited by: R.D. McChesney and M.M. Khorrami The Sirāj al-tawārīkh is the essential text for any scholar wishing to understand Afghanistan’s history. It forms the core text of historical writings from within Afghanistan for the period, 1747-1919. Mystery surrounded the work for decades to how many volumes existed. After the discovery of suppressed parts of the third and missing fourth volumes, Brill can now offer this extended resource, as it was originally envisaged by its author, in an accessible English ... read more

The SHAFR Guide Online An Annotated Bibliography of U.S. Foreign Relations since 1600 General Editor: Alan McPherson, Temple University ISBN13: 9789004315891 Copyright Year: 2017 Format: Online Imprint: BRILL Language:  English The SHAFR Guide Online: An Annotated Bibliography of U.S. Foreign Relations since 1600 is a 2.1 million-word online annotated bibliography of historical work covering the entire span of U.S. foreign relations. It aims to jump-start the research of both students from high school to graduate school as well as the most advanced scholars. The SHAFR Guide Online, created by the Society for Histori ... read more

U.S. Intelligence on Asia, 1945-1991 Editor: Matthew M. Aid ISSN:  2542-7113 Publication Type: Primary Source Online Imprint: BRILL Language: English The purpose of this unique online collection is to provide students and researchers with the declassified documentary record about the successes and failures of the U.S. intelligence community in the Far East during the Cold War (1945-1991). Particular emphasis is given to America’s principal antagonists in Asia during the Cold War era: the People’s Republic of China, North Korea and North Vietnam. However, countries such as Japan, Taiwan, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Si ... read more

U.S. Intelligence on Europe, 1945-1995 Editor: Matthew M. Aid This unique collection of over 4,000 formerly classified U.S. government documents provides a comprehensive survey of the U.S. intelligence community’s activities in Europe, including Eastern Europe, Turkey and Cyprus, covering the time period from the end of World War II to the fall of the Iron Curtain and beyond. Scope: U.S. Intelligence operations in Western Europe U.S. Intelligence operations in Eastern Europe U.S. Intelligence gathering on Western European communist parties Economic intelligence gathering Monitoring European anti-nuclear groups in the 1980s Intelligence gathering on terrorist groups ... read more

U.S. Intelligence on the Middle East, 1945-2009 Editor: Matthew M. Aid Publication Type:  Primary Source Online Imprint:  BRILL Language:  English Since 1945, the U.S. intelligence community has had to cover a half dozen major wars and several dozen smaller but equally bloody armed conflicts in the Middle East, as well as innumerable civil wars, border clashes, armed insurgencies, and terrorist attacks. This comprehensive document set sheds light on the U.S. intelligence community’s spying and analytic efforts in the Arab world, including the Middle East, the Near East, and North Africa. It covers the time period from the end of World ... read more

Weapons of Mass Destruction The Top Secret History of America’s Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Warfare Programs and Their Deployment Overseas Editor: Matthew M. Aid Publication Type: Primary Source Online Imprint: BRILL Language:  English At its peak in 1967, the U.S. nuclear arsenal consisted of 31,255 nuclear weapons with an aggregate destructive power of 12,786 megatons – more than sufficient to wipe out all of humanity several hundred times over. Much less known is that hidden away in earth-covered bunkers spread throughout the U.S., Europe and Japan, over 40,000 tons of American chemical weapons were stored, as well as thousands ... read more

Western Travellers in the Islamic World Online Languages used: English, German, French, Italian, Latin Advisor: Maurits van den Boogert Accounts of travel are a popular and accessible source for research on historical relations between “East” and “West” and are attractive for specialists and non-specialists alike. In the pre-modern period a large number of such accounts were published all over Europe. Predominantly covering the Ottoman Empire, the collection also stretches into Ethiopia, Central Asia, Afghanistan, North Africa, and of course Iran. Contents Background Location of originals For more info ... read more

World of Children – Artek Pioneer Camp Archives, 1944-1967 Online View PDF Flyer Languages used: predominantly Russian E-ISBN:  978 90 04 19274 4 Location of originals: Russian State Archive of Social and Political History (RGASPI) Moscow Artek’s Archive reflects the recreation camp’s history in the period between 1944 and 1967. It contains government documents on Soviet social and health policies, administrative, medical and financial records, transcripts of meetings, materials on educational and ideological work carried out in the camp statistical reports, food rations and provision standards, letters from Soviet and foreign child ... read more

  Byzantinische Bibliographie Online One-time purchase of base content (RRP), subsequently annual update fee for new content. ISSN:2193-7990 Language: German The only comprehensive professional bibliography of Byzantinism, now available online Updated twice a year State-of-the-art classification Non-restrictive DRM – allows for an unlimited number of simultaneous users campus / institution-wide User guide available Aims and Scope The Byzantinische Bibliographie Online includes the bibliographic sections of the Byzantinische Zeitschrift from volume 98 (2005) up to the present day. It contains around 30,000 entries in total, ... read more

Constitutions of the World from the late 18th Century to the Middle of the 19th Century Online / Verfassungen der Welt vom späten 18. Jahrhundert bis Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts Online Sources on the Rise of Modern Constitutionalism / Quellen zur Herausbildung des modernen Konstitutionalismus Ed. by Dippel, Horst DE GRUYTER SAUR Language: English, German Over 1,600 constitutional documents, amendments and draughts of constitutions can be searched in full text documents from 50 countries in Europe and North and South America digital facsimiles edited, annotated and indexed version subject index with 600 subjects in 20 languages Non-restrictive DRM &nda ... read more

Deutsch-jüdische Quellen aus Palästina / Israel Bibliographie und ausgewählte Originalwerke (1890–2000) (German-Jewish Sources from Palestine/Israel: Bibliography and Selected Works (1890–2000)) Editor-in-Chief: Kilcher, Andreas Managing Editor: Edelmann-Ohler, Eva DE GRUYTER OLDENBOURG One-time purchase of all content. Language: German Year: 2016 Top resource for everybody studying German-Jewish literature, history and culture, but also for students of the history of Zionism and Israel Ca. 1,500 bibliographic entries, of which ca. 250 of the most relevant and rare titles are linked to the original source in full text (ca. 25,0 ... read more

Deutsche Biographische Enzyklopädie Online (Dictionary of German Biography Online) Ed. by Vierhaus, Rudolf In cooperation with Engelhardt, Dietrich / Fischer, Wolfram / Koch, Hans Albrecht / Moeller, Bernd / Saur, Klaus G. DE GRUYTER SAUR ISSN: 2193-2832 Language: German First Year: 2009 Clearly structured and user-friendly An array of search criteria facilitates fast and easy access to biographical information Hyperlinks provide access to the biographical details of individuals mentioned in DBE articles Non-restrictive DRM – allows for an unlimited number of simultaneous users campus / institution-wide Aims and Scope T ... read more

Deutsche Geschichte im 20. Jh. Nationalsozialismus, Holocaust, Widerstand und Exil 1933-1945 Online (20th Century German History Online – National Socialism, Holocaust, Resistance and Exile 1933–1945) One-time purchase of all content. Language: German Video/tutorial Click here to listen to the audio presentation National Socialism Holocaust EN National Socialism Holocaust PL National Socialism Holocaust SK Approximately 40,000 primary sources with about 450,000 pages 18,000 biographical articles on perpetrators and victims of the “Third Reich‎” Overv ... read more

DeGruyter Deutsche Geschichte im 20 Jh Tagesrapporte der Gestapo Wien Online Tagesrapporte der Gestapoleitstelle Wien 1938–1945 (Daily Reports of the Gestapo Headquarters Vienna 1938–1945) One-time purchase of all content. Language: German 741 daily reports, 5,795 pages Unique source with information on almost 16,000 people Other records are incomplete due to deliberate destruction of documents and bomb damage. Previously unpublished, rarely used records on the politically motivated persecution of “public enemies”. The database is an ideal supplement to the situation and status reports from other parts. Non-restrictive DRM – ... read more

Die Tagebücher von Joseph Goebbels Online (The Diaries of Joseph Goebbels)   One-time purchase of all content. Language: Germany The more than 6,000 diary entries by Joseph Goebbels (approx. 16,800 pages) form an outstanding contemporary source for the years 1923 to 1945. For the first time the diaries can be searched electronically based on a subject index. Further features: search by date, place and name. “A once-in-a-century record of the failure of German idealism and of the triumph of an ideologically based contempt for mankind.” (Elke Fröhlich) Non-restrictive DRM – allows for an unlimited number of simultaneous users c ... read more

Historisches Wörterbuch der Rhetorik Online Ed. by Ueding, Gert One-time purchase of all content. Language: German 1,300 articles electronically searchable User can search by various criteria: lemma, keyword, person, literature, or article author Articles are thematically linked with each other. Digital object identifiers (DOI) for each article ensure citability. Multilingual lemma search User Guide available Non-restrictive DRM – allows for an unlimited number of simultaneous users campus / institution-wide Aims and Scope The Historisches Wörterbuch der Rhetorik [Historical Dictionary of Rhetoric] is the only comprehe ... read more

Hitler Quellen 1924-45 Online RSA-Edition – Hitler-Prozess – Domarus-Edition (Hitler – Sources Online) One-time purchase of all content. Language: German Year: 2013 The database contains nearly 9,000 pages of the three original print editions. Three key sources for Hitler research are now available in a single database that documents the full spectrum of Hitler’s world-view. Important features: the database can be searched by topic thanks to an integrated subject index; it is also searchable by date, place, name, and publication title. “What makes the present edition so significant is not least the fact that it documen ... read more

Klemperer Online Klemperer Online: Diaries, 1918–1959 Language: German The database makes available the complete and unabridged diaries of Victor Klemperer. The texts feature an extensive commentary and are fully indexed. Discover with whom Klemperer was connected and who was on his academic and political agenda: For the first time: the complete diaries with full commentary Each diary entry is also available as a facsimile of the original handwritten entry An intuitive tab structure allows for easy navigation between the transcript and the handwritten original New: the electronic edition of the 1918–33 and 1945–59 diaries, more than 4,600 dia ... read more

Vossische Zeitung 1918-1934 Online One-time purchase of all content. Language: German Year: 2010 Excellent source for contemporary and cultural history New systematic access options to material not previously indexed Complete holding – illegible pages and missing pages or issues are replaced High quality digitization – the newspapers and supplements are specifically digitized according to their contents and images are reproduced in gray scale Full text search Easy access to the issues and supplements through a calendar function Navigation via electronic lists of contents Non-restrictive DRM – allows for an unlimited number of simultaneous ... read more

Macmillan Explorers Computer Science, History, Literature, Political Science DESCRIPTION Macmillan Explorers provide university students and academics with unlimited access to an online library of high-quality textbooks mapped to subject degrees. Explorers support teaching and learning in Computer Science, History, Literature and Political Science. Each one includes 175-200 titles. Written by leading authors in the field, they are developed to specifically meet the needs of students and practitioners seeking to excel in their studies. Titles are curated into groupings based on key areas of study that form a 3-4 year undergraduate degree programme. FEATURES AND BE ... read more
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