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Brill E-Books are made available on BrillOnline Books and Journals Brill offers E-Book Collections and E-Book Series. E-Book Collections are offered by subject and copyright year. E-Book Series collections give access to all titles published within a book series. Please find below the different title lists. Other purchasing options Brill offers are Brill Patron Select is Brill’s PDA model where Brill E-Books are made available to the patrons on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Brill E-Book Select is Brill’s pick and choose model, offering librarians and users a more flexible e-book acquisition option.   Lis ... read more
www.brillonline.com BrillOnline Discovery provides the most relevant results  across our four publishing platforms:  Books & Journals Reference Works Bibliographies Primary Sources Brill Online Books and Journals Up to 200,000 records E-Books Journals All titles (A-Z) Subjects Collections Brill Online Books and Journals is among the richest scholarly sources of its kind, with the full text of near 300,000 book chapters and journal articles, covering the Humanities, International Law and Biology.  Brill's MyBook program enables users to purchase a paperback copy of books of their choosing, provided they have acc ... 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
Brill Online Journal Collections Brill is an important publisher of journals, with over 300 titles in various subject areas. Nearly all our titles are available in print and online formats. Our E-Journals are available on our new brill.com platform. View all journal titles Please note that some journal titles are registered with Brill solely as E-Journals. Brill Journals Products and Price Lists Overview of journal changes from past years Published Journals and Publication Dates Purchasing Information New Free Access 4 You journals All our Full Open Access Journals Journal titles no longer published by Brill The brill.com FAQ provides instructions on onl ... 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
Index of South and Southeast Asian Art and Archaeology Index of South and Southeast Asian Art and Archaeology ISSN: 2214-8280 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English The ABIA (Index on South and Southeast Asian Art and Archaeology) goes back to 1928 and is well-known among specialists as the only comprehensive and up-to-date standard bibliographic reference in the field, serving both students and scholars. The online version of the complete ABIA includes all twenty-three volumes of the Annual Bibliography of Indian Archaeology, and its successor the ABIA Index. The ABIA is updated on a quarterly basis and c. 9, ... read more
Anti Calvin Online View PDF Flyer Advisor: Malcolm Walsby, University of St Andrews The Catholic Response to Calvin's Writings in Sixteenth-Century France Number of titles: 94  Languages used: French  During the sixteenth century, Protestant authors had grasped the importance of winning over the souls and minds of the French people from the outset and the production of Genevan presses was therefore predominantly in French. If the Catholic Church wished to preserve its position in France, it was vital to respond to the gauntlet thrown down by the Calvinist leaders. It is this response, the writings of the French Catholic authors against Calvin and ... read more
Arkyves Online Reference Tool for the History of Culture Hans Brandhorst & Etienne Posthumus ISSN: 2352-9334 Publication Type:  Primary Source Online Imprint:  BRILL Language:  English http://arkyves.org/ Video and Tutorials Arkyves HU Arkyves EN Arkyves LT Arkyves PL Arkyves RO Arkyves RU Arkyves SK Arkyves is both a unique database of images and texts and a meeting place for everyone who wants to study imagery and publish about it. All visual and textual sources are made accessible with the help of the ... 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
Avant-Garde and Architecture in Czechoslovakia 1909-1938 For more information www.brill.com/aaco Publication date September 30, 2018 E-ISSN – n.a. Previously published on microfiche Online version is scanned from microfiche (ISBN 9789004196698) Title list available Source material for the study of Czechoslovak avant-garde and architecture in the period before the Second World War is very difficult to find. As is the case for comparable material in the West, this difficulty is due on the one hand to the small editions and on the other to the political and cultural situation after 1945. It is as though the political division of Europe not only disrupted the cul ... 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
Go to Online Edition Bibliography of Slavic Linguistics Online ISSN: 2468-175X Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English, Slavic (other) Edited by Sijmen Tol and René Genis with the assistance of Ekaterina Bobyleva and Eline van der Veken. Introduction by Marc L. Greenberg (University of Kansas). Within international linguistics, the study of Slavic languages enjoys considerable interest. The extensive coverage of Slavic languages in the Linguistic Bibliography is evidence of this. The Bibliography of Slavic Linguistics, 2000-2014 brings together the details of over 67,000 unique publicat ... 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
Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online Read the Introduction by J.J. Witkam ISSN:  2542-8098 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English This online publication is the English translation of Brockelmann's famous Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (GAL). Brockelmann's work offers bio-bibliographic information about works written in Arabic and their authors, with an emphasis on the classical period. It is divided in chronologically organized sections, which are subdivided by literary genre. Individual entries typically consist of a biographical section and a list of ... read more
Children’s Leisure Activities in Russia Online 1920s-1940s Advisors: Vitaly Bezrogov, Moscow and Catriona Kelly, Oxford Number of titles: 19 Languages used: Russian View PDF Flyer Location of originals: K.D. Ushinski State Scientifi c Pedagogical Library, Moscow National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg The material gathered here offers a unique insight into one of the most important and characteristic areas of socializing the young in early Soviet Russia, and a window into the mentality of the `first Soviet generations’ as well. This so-called movement for ‘socialisation through play’ and ‘rational leisur ... read more
Chinese-English Dictionary Online Author: Prof. Paul W. Kroll ISSN:  2352-0280 Readership: Any student and scholar of Classical Chinese Student’s Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese Online is the Chinese-English resource of choice for all those reading Chinese texts from the period of approx. 500 BCE to 1000 CE. Also for those with a background in either modern Chinese or Japanese, the dictionary is a reliable guide in solving countless problems of interpretation. 8,330 individual characters Covering the period from approx. 500 BCE to 1000 CE With an abundance of alliterative and echoic binomes (lianmianci 連 ... read more
Christian Muslim Relations Online I 600-1500 General Editor: David Thomas, Alex Mallett Associate Editors: Juan Pedro Monferrer-Sala, Johannes Pahlitzsch, Barbara Roggema, Mark Swanson, Herman Teule and John Tolan Online Publication Date: 24 Mar 2010 ISSN:  1877-8054 Christian-Muslim Relations: A Bibliographical History Online (CMR Online) is a general online history of relations between the faiths. It covers the period from 600 to 1500 CE, when encounters took place through the extended Mediterranean basin and are recorded in Syriac, Arabic, Greek, Latin and other languages. It comprises introductory essays on the treatment of Christi ... read more
Christian Muslim Relations Online II 1500-1900 ISSN:  2451-9537 General Editors: David Thomas and John Chesworth Associate Editors: John Azumah, Clinton Bennett, Lejla Demiri, Martha Frederiks, Stanisław Grodź, Andrew Newman, Douglas Pratt View PDF Flyer Christian-Muslim Relations Online 2 (CMRO2) is a bibliographical history of relations between the two faiths as they are reflected in works written by Christians and Muslims about the other and against the other. It covers all parts of the world from the year 1500 to 1914, including the ages of European expansion and colonialism. CMRO2 comprises thousands of comprehensive entrie ... read more
Classic Arabic Texts Online ISSN: 2352-3476 Classic Arabic Texts Online (CATO) offers approx. 19,000 pages of classic Brill editions of Arabic texts in a full-text searchable format and accessible from one single point of entry.  CATO includes the following titles:  • Bibliotheca Geographorum Arabicorum (with indices and glossaries!) edited by M.J. de Goeje and J.H. Kramers  • De Goeje’s edition of al-Ṭabarī’s Taʾrīkh al-rusul wa l-mulūk  • De Goeje’s edition of al-Balādhūrī’s Kitāb Futūḥ al-buldān  • Origins of the Islamic State by Murgotten and Hitti, ... read more
Classic Mexican Cinema Online From the Archives of the Filmoteca of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) First publication 2018 Advisor:  Carl J. Mora,  The University of New Mexico  A database of five historic film periodicals, illuminating the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema (1930s-1960s). The database also gives access to the personal scrapbook of pioneering filmmaker Fernando de Fuentes (1894-1958), as well as to a collection of fifty rare lobby cards.  Number of images: ca. 40,000 (full color) Location of originals: Filmoteca, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México ... read more
Climate Change and Law Collection ISSN:  2542-6737 Publication Type:  Primary Source Online Imprint:  Brill | Nijhoff Language: English This comprehensive collection of climate change and law documents contains original source, non-edited and non-redacted “grey literature” (non-peer reviewed) in English, centered on climate change and the law. Incorporated in the category of ‘law’ is any discipline of law which addressed climate change, including corporate law, environmental law and human rights law. Materials in the collection originate from a wide range of organizations in the public and private sector, institutions ... read more
Codices Hugeniani Online Editor: Andre Bouwman Online Publication Date:  15 Nov 2016 ISSN:  2468-0303 View PDF Flyer Codices Hugeniani Online (COHU) offers the fully digitized archive of Christiaan Huygens (1629 - 1695), held at Leiden University Library. The archive includes notebooks and loose leafs with texts in the field of astronomy, mechanics, mathematics and music, as well as correspondence and annotated books.  Huygens was a prominent Dutch mathematician, astronomer and physicist. He published major studies on mechanics and optics, and a pioneer work on games of chance. He is famous for his discovery of the rings of Saturn an ... 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
Brill Companions Online E-Book collection, consisting of 9 subject collections. Product url: www.brill.com/cbo Publication date: 10 September 2018 ISSN:  25899570 Contents Brill's Companions to Religious Studies, Theology and Philosophy Online I Brill's Companions to Late Antiquity and Medieval Studies Online I Brill's Companions to Early Modern and Modern History Online I Brill's Companions to Classical Studies Online IV Brill's Companions to Asian Studies Online I Brill's Companions to Middle East and Islamic Studies Online I Brill's Companions to Classical Studies Online III Brill's Companions to Classi ... read more
Conrad Gessner's Private Library Online The Revealing Hand-Written Notes of an Early Modern Polymath View PDF Flyer Background The Zurich physician, naturalist and polymath Conrad Gessner (1516-65) practised as a doctor, taught as Professor of Natural History at the Hohe Schule founded by Zwingli in Zurich and wrote numerous works. Among his most famous writings is the Bibliotheca universalis (1545), an attempt to catalogue all printed and manuscript works ever produced in Hebrew, Greek, and Latin, leading J. Christian Bay to dub Gessner the 'Father of Bibliography' in 1916. His five-volume Historia animalium (1551-58) made Gessner ... read more
Coptic Gnostic Library Online Subject: Biblical Studies and Early Christianity General Editor: James M. Robinson ISSN: 2214-8426 ​View PDF Flyer The Coptic Gnostic Library Online continues where the Dead Sea Scrolls left off. Our main sources of information for the Gnostic religion are the so-called Nag Hammadi codices, written in Coptic. The Coptic Gnostic Library is the only authoritative edition of many of the Coptic writings of the Gnostics from the first centuries AD. It was originally published by Brill in fourteen hardback volumes as part of the Nag Hammadi. James M. Robinson † was Professo ... read more
Critical Editions of the New Testament Online The Greek Text, Versions, and Transcriptions of Manuscripts Online Advisor: Dr. David C. Parker ISSN:  2405-4461 This collection, earlier published in a microfiche collection by IDC Publishers, makes available the principal critical editions of the New Testament for the first time in a single collection online, including lists of variant readings and collections of manuscript transcriptions and collations from the late seventeenth to the early twentieth century. In addition, a number of the most useful editions of the ancient versions and of ancillary materials have been inc ... 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
Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library Biblical Texts Editors: Donald W. Parry and Andrew C. Skinner. In consultation with: Emanuel Tov and Eugene Ulrich. Technical advisor: Ariel Tov ISSN: 2451-9383 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English The Dead Sea Scrolls represents perhaps the most significant historical manuscript discovery in recent history. Brill’s Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library Biblical Texts offers a unique opportunity to study state of the art photographs of these ancient scripts, and understand their meaning using the translations of text and interpretations for missing fragments. ... read more
Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library Non-Biblical Texts ISSN:  2542-3525 Publication Type:  E-Reference Work Imprint:  BRILL Language: English  For the first time in history the texts and images of all the Dead Sea Scrolls are available in their totality on the Internet. The publication of the scrolls has been completed in 2009, and research is being conducted in the whole world on the basis of the official paper editions. However, at the same time there is an ever growing need to make these editions available on the internet, and Brill has now succeeded in making these available online. Based on the Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Lib ... read more
The Brill Dictionary of Ancient GreekOnline https://dictionaries.brillonline.com/montanari Editors: Madeleine Goh and Chad Schroeder Author: Franco Montanari ISSN:  2405-8688 Winner of the 2016 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Award  Now includes 700 new entries (2 updates in 2019)  The Brill Dictionary of Ancient Greek is also available in print.  The Brill Dictionary of Ancient Greek is the English translation of Franco Montanari’s Vocabolario della Lingua Greca. With an established reputation as the most important modern dictionary for Ancient ... read more
The Brill Dictionary of Gnosis & Western Esotericism Online Online Publication Date:  31 Oct 2006 ISSN:  1873-8338 Editor: Wouter J. Hanegraaff View PDF Flyer Dictionary of Gnosis & Western Esotericism, now also Online, is the first comprehensive reference work to cover the entire domain of “Gnosis and Western Esotericism” from the period of Late Antiquity to the present. Containing around 400 articles by over 180 international specialists, it provides critical overviews discussing the nature and historical development of all its important currents and manifestations, from Gnosticism and Hermetism to Astrology, Al ... read more
The Brill Dictionary of Religion Online Editor: Kocku von Stuckrad View PDF Flyer Online Publication Date:  19 Sep 2006 ISSN: 1872-5287 The impressively comprehensive Brill Dictionary of Religion Online (BDR) addresses religion as an element of daily life and public discourse. Richly illustrated and with more than 500 entries, the dictionary is a multi-media reference source on the many and various forms of religious commitment. It is unusual in that it not only addresses the different theologies and doctrinal declarations of the official institutionalized religions but it also gives equal weight and consideration to a mult ... read more
Dictionary of Renaissance Latin from Prose Sources / Lexique de la proselatine de la Renaissance Online Second, Revised and Significantly Expanded Edition / Deuxième édition revue et considérablement augmentée René Hoven ISSN:  2405-8238 View PDF Flyer The Dictionary of Renaissance Latin from Prose Sources / Lexique de la prose latine de la Renaissance Online is based on the second revised print edition by René Hoven (2006). It records the vocabulary of over 230 Latin prose authors from different regional backgrounds who wrote between c. 1300 and c. 1600, and gives trans ... 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
Early Russian Cinema Online View PDF Flyer Advisor: R. Yangirov This unique collection of Russian film periodicals from the last tsarist decade includes both sophisticated and more popular periodicals released by the major Russian film studios. Containing interviews with movie stars and now irretrievably lost screenplays, these journals will prove an invaluable source about the silent movie era and Russia's entertainment industry at the eve of the Revolution. Number of titles: Part 1: 13 Part 2: 20 Part 3: 24 Languages used: Russian Contents Background Location of originals   Free Trial Access Available For more information ... read more
Encyclopaedia Islamica Online View PDF Flyer Edited by: Farhad Daftary and Wilferd Madelung Online Publication Date: 11 Sep 2008 ISSN: 1875-9831 Encyclopaedia Islamica is a projected 16-volume publication, consisting of an abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʾirat al-Maʿārif-i Buzurg-i Islāmī, one of the most comprehensive sources on Islam and the Muslim world. One unique feature of this work of reference lies in the attention it gives to Shiʿi Islam and its rich and diverse heritage, which makes it complementary to other encyclopedias. In addition to providing entries on important themes, subjects and personages in ... read more
 ISSN: 1573-3912 Publication Type:  E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English  Encyclopaedia of Islam Online (EI Online)  consists of both the second edition (EI2) AND the third edition (EI3).The first edition (EI1) and the French edition (Encyclopédie de l'Islam) are separate products. EI3 is a work in progress, publication of which started in 2007. The search engine for EI Online automatically searches all editions (EI1, EI2, EI3 and EI-French) and offers the most recent results first in the list of hits. Encyclopaedia of Islam THREE (2007- ) Edited by Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer, Denis Matri ... read more
Encyclopaedia of Judaism Online Editor: Alan J. Avery-Peck Online Publication Date:  26 Oct 2006 ISSN:  1872-9029 View PDF Flyer The prize-winning Encyclopaedia of Judaism is now available online. More than 200 entries comprising more than 1,000,000 words. This unique reference tool offers an authoritative, comprehensive, and systematic presentation of the current state of scholarship on fundamental issues of Judaism, both past and present. While heavy emphasis is placed on the classical literature of Judaism and its history, it also includes principal entries on circumcision, genetic engineering, homosexuality, intermarriage in Am ... 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 Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics Online General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis (Thessaloniki) ISSN: 2214-448X Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English The Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics (EAGLL) is a unique work that brings together the latest research from across a range of disciplines which contribute to our knowledge of Ancient Greek. It is an indispensable research tool for scholars and students of Greek, of linguistics, and of other Indo-European languages, as well as of Biblical literature. The EAGLL offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of ... read more
Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and LinguisticsOnline Editors-in-Chief: Lutz Edzard and Rudolf Erik de Jong Online Publication Date:  30 May 2011 ISSN:  1570-6699 View PDF Flyer The Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics represents a unique collaboration of a few hundred scholars from around the world and covers all relevant aspects of the study of Arabic and deals with all levels of the language (pre-Classical Arabic, Classical Arabic, Modern Standard Arabic, Arabic vernaculars, mixed varieties of Arabic). No other reference work offers this scale of contributions or depth and breadth of coverage. The& ... read more
Encyclopedia of Buddhism Online Editor: Various Authors & Editors View PDF Flyer ISSN: 2467-9666 Online 2020 Brill’s Encyclopedia of Buddhism is the first comprehensive academic reference work devoted to the plurality of Buddhist traditions across Asia, offering readers a balanced and detailed treatment of this complex phenomenon in six thematically arranged volumes: literature and languages (I, publ. 2015), lives (II, publ. 2019), thought (III), history (IV), life and practice (V), index and remaining issues (VI).  Each volume contains substantial original essays by many of the world’s foremost scholars, essays which not ... read more
Brill's Encyclopedia of China Online www.referenceworks.brillonline.com/browse/encyclopedia-of-china Editor: Various Authors & Editors Subject: Asian Studies Managing Editor English Edition: Daniel Leese Brill’s Encyclopedia of China Online is based on the originally a thousand-page reference work on China with a clear focus on the modern period from the mid-nineteenth century to the 21st century. Written by the world’s top scholars, Brill’s Encyclopedia of China Online is the first place to look for reliable information on the history, geography, society, economy, politics, science, and culture of Chin ... read more
Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and LinguisticsOnline Editor-in-Chief: Rint Sybesma ISSN:  2210-7363 www.brill.com/view/db/eclo Readership: All interested in linguistics and China The Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics offers a systematic and comprehensive overview of the languages of China and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the languages spoken in China, today and in the past, from many different angles, as well as the different linguistic traditions in which they have been investigated.  In more than 500 art ... read more
The Encyclopedia of Christianity Online Editor: John Mbiti Online Publication Date:  22 Mar 2011 ISSN:  2211-2685 Online Foreword Publishers' Preface Introduction Abbreviations This online encyclopedia describes modern-day Christian beliefs and communities in the context of 2000 years of apostolic tradition and Christian history. Based on the third, revised edition of the critically acclaimed German work Evangelisches Kirchenlexikon, this comprehensive and up-to-date encyclopedia includes all 5 volumes of the print edition of 1999-2008. It has become a standard reference work for the study of Christianity past and present.  ... read more
Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online ISSN: 2589-7993 Publisher: Brill Subjects: General, Biblical Studies General Editors: David G. HUNTER, University of Kentucky, United States, Paul J.J. van GEEST, Tilburg University, Netherlands, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity (BEEC) focuses on the history of early Christianity, covering texts, authors, and ideas. The BEEC aims both to provide a critical review of the methods used in Early Christian Studies and also to update the history of scholarship. The BEEC addresses a range of traditions, including iconographic, marty ... 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 Hebrew Language and Linguistics Online Edited by Geoffrey Khan, University of Cambridge ISSN: 2212-4241 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English   The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the history and study of the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present day. The encyclopedia contains overview articles that provide a readable synopsis of current knowledge of the major periods and varieties of the Hebrew language as well as thematically-organized entries which provide further inform ... read more
Brill's Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online Editor-in-Chief: Knut A. Jacobsen Online Publication Date:  24 Sep 2012 ISSN:  2212-5019 www./referenceworks.brillonline.com/browse/brill-s-encyclopedia-of-hinduism Recently relaunched in March 2019 with many improvements and new content, Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism presents the latest research on all the main aspects of the Hindu traditions. Its essays are original work written by the world’s foremost scholars on Hinduism. The encyclopedia presents a balanced and even-handed view of Hinduism, recognizing the divergent perspectives and methods in the academic study of ... 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
Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World Online Online Publication Date:  24 Jun 2010 ISSN:  1878-9781 View PDF Flyer The Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World (EJIW) is the first cohesive and discreet reference work which covers the Jews of Muslim lands particularly in the late medieval, early modern and modern periods. The expanded online version, EJIW Online (started in 2010), is updated twice annually with newly commissioned articles, illustrations, multimedia, and primary source material.  EJIW Online now includes the analytical index, which was recently awarded the Wheatley Medal 2011; th ... read more
Encyclopedia of Law and Religion Online Edited by: Gerhard Robbers and W. Cole Durham ISSN: 2405-9749 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: Brill | Nijhoff Language: English In recent years, issues of freedom of religion or belief and state-religion relations have become increasingly important worldwide. The Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, unique in its breadth and global coverage, provides an important foundational resource for study of these issues. The encyclopedia covers the relation between law and religion in its various aspects, including those related to the role of religion in society, the relations between religion and s ... read more
Brill's Encyclopedia of Sikhism Online ISSN:  2589-2118 www.referenceworks.brillonline.com/browse/brill-s-encyclopedia-of-sikhism Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, University of Bergen, Gurinder Mann Singh, Global Institute of Sikh Studies, Kristina Myrvold, Linnaeus University, Eleanor Nesbitt professor emerita Sikhism is one of the most important religious traditions of South Asian origin. Sikhs are historically connected to the Punjab region in South Asia, but their religious traditions are transnational and have a worldwide presence. The study of their history and traditions has become a significant field of scholarship and ... read more
Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online View PDF Flyer Editors-in-Chief: Marc L. Greenberg and Lenore A. Grenoble ISSN: 2589-6229 Institutional outright purchase price Readership: All interested in Slavic languages and linguistics. Associate Editors:  Stephen Dickey, University of Kansas  Masako Ueda Fidler, Brown University  René Genis, University of Amsterdam  Marek Łaziński, University of Warsaw  Anita Peti-Stantić, University of Zagreb  Björn Wiemer, University of Mainz  Nadežda V. Zorixina-Nilsson, Stockholm University  ... 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
Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures Online Editors Suad Joseph (General Editor), University of California, Davis; Sarah Gualtieri, University of Southern California; Lyn Parker, The University of Western Australia; Elora Shehabuddin, Rice University; Zeina Zaatari, Independent Researcher  International Advisory Board Marilyn Booth, University of Oxford; Bahar Davary, University of San Diego; Rosa De Jorio, University of North Florida; Hoda Elsadda, Cairo University; Virginia Hooker, The Australian National University; Alice Horner, Independent Scholar; Amira Jarmakani, Ge ... read more
Brill’s Evidence Select (Evidence-Based Acquisitions) Brill EBA list of books (updated January 2021) Access is set up for the period of the agreement against a predetermined budget Content can be tailored by subject areas and years of publication After the predetermined period, E-Books are acquired in perpetuity based on usage reports EBA is the solution for: Libraries who want to be fixed, predictable costs for ebook expenditure from year to year = budget control Libraries who want to offer instant access to the maximum pool of titles – and the maximum convenience – for their users Libraries which want to allow their patrons to hel ... read more
Flavius Josephus Online Format: Online Publication Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Flavius Josephus, the first-century Jewish historian, is without a doubt the most important witness to ancient Judaism from the close of the biblical period to the aftermath of the destruction of the temple in 70 CE. After fighting against the Romans in the war of 66-73 and surrendering in the earliest phase of the campaign, he moved to Rome where he began a productive literary career. His four surviving works - Judean War, Judean Antiquities, Life, and Against Apion, in thirty Greek volumes - provide the narrative ... read more
Foreign Law Guide Access to Global Legal Information ISSN: 2213-2996 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: Brill | Nijhoff Language: English  General Editor: Marci Hoffman, University of California, Berkeley Law Library Video/tutorial Brill’s Foreign Law Guide EN   Acclaimed by librarians, academics, and researchers alike, the Foreign Law Guide (FLG) is an essential database offering relevant information on sources of foreign law, including complete bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondar ... 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
Gregorii Nysseni Opera Online ISSN:  2214-8728 View PDF Flyer Subject: Biblical Studies and Early Christianity Edited by: Ekkehard Mülenberg and Giulio Maspero Gregorii Nysseni Opera Online is the indispensable online reference text for any philological, philosophical and theological research on Gregory of Nyssa, the Greek Church Fathers, Church history and Late Antique thought in general. Is the ultimate online critical text edition of Gregory of Nyssa's works based on all available known manuscripts, introduced with a complete discussion of the textual transmission and accompanied by extensive annotations on the biblical, cla ... read more
Online Publication Date:  1 Dec 2018 View PDF Flyer This collection consists of 267 printed works by and on the great Dutch humanist and jurist Hugo Grotius (1583-1645), published between 1609-1941, that are kept at the Peace Palace Library in The Hague. 205 of these titles have been published on microfiche before in the collections on international law and jurisprudence. 18 more titles have been digitized from microfiche, that have not been published before. 44 more titles have been newly scanned and added to this online collection. Including one of only three known copies of the rare first state of the first edition of De Iure Belli ac Pacis, purchased in 2012 by the ... read more
Hague Academy Collected Courses Online ISSN: 1875-8096 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint:  Brill | Nijhoff Language: English, French Video and Tutorials Hague Academy Collected Courses Online EN Hague Academy Collected Courses Online CR Hague Academy Collected Courses Online HU Hague Academy Collected Courses Online LT Hague Academy Collected Courses Online SK Hague Academy Collected Courses Online RO Hague Academy Collected Courses Online RU Hague Academy Collected Courses Online PL Founded in 1923, the Hague Academy of Internationa ... read more
Handbook of WTO/GATT Dispute Settlement Online ISSN: 2211-4386 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: Brill | Nijhoff Language: English  General Editor: Stewart and Stewart, Washington D.C. Created by experts and updated regularly with international trade law practitioners in mind, and updated regularly, the Handbook of WTO/GATT Dispute Settlement Online offers instant access to a vast legal research database that includes: • Updated summaries of 300+ WTO/GATT Panel, Appellate Body, or arbitrator reports. • Nine comprehensive indexes cross-referencing the reports by key word, article, country, subject, panelis ... 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
 The Hebrew and Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament Online By Ludwig Koehler and Walter Baumgartner, translated and edited under the supervision of M. E. J. Richardson Online Publication Date:  08 Jun 2017 ISSN:  2352-3433 The third edition of Ludwig Koehler and Walter Baumgartner’s Hebrew dictionary ‘The Hebrew and Aramaic Lexicon of the Old Testament’ is widely acclaimed as the most up-to-date dictionary for the Old Testament and related literature in classical Hebrew and Aramaic and is now available online. The study edition has proven to be a valuable resource for scholars and students. Combining scholarly thoroughne ... read more
Historical Garden Design Online Sources from the 16th to the 19th centuries Editor:  Joachim Wolschke-Bulmahn  A rich resource for garden, art and architectural historians, this primary source collection of 178 titles covers a broad range of subjects regarding the theory and practice of gardening, horticulture and garden design. Technological aspects are treated as well as garden ornaments, garden buildings, plant use, and the construction of green houses. The collection includes such watershed works as Salomon de Caus´ Hortus Palatinus (1620), Dominicus Barrière's Villa Aldobrandina Tusculana sive varij illius hor ... 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
The Huguenots Online Advisor: Andrew Pettegree This collection offers a comprehensive survey of the original writings of the French Huguenot authors, from the radical dissent in the 1530s through to the end of the century. The selection privileges first and foremost original writings of authors writing within France and for an exclusively French audience. View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 121  Languages used: French  Location of originals: Bibliothèque Mazarine, Paris; Bibliothèque Méjanes, Aix-en-Provence; Bibliothèque municipale de Bordeaux; Bibliothèque municipale de Lyon; Bibliothèque municipale de ... read more
Human Rights Documents Online ISSN: 2210-7975 Publication Type: Primary Source Online Imprint: BRILL Language: English Published since 1980 Since 1980 access has been provided to an ever-growing, authoritative collection of Human Rights Documents from the collection edited by Human Rights Internet in Ottawa. These documents emanate from 355 nongovernmental human rights organizations (NGOs) worldwide, some of which have a universal scope, whilst others focus on the attainment of human rights in a specific area of the world. More than 55,000 documents from 685 organizations collected by Human Rights Internet are now available online, covering the peri ... read more
The Hungarian Reformation Online View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 98  Languages used: Hungarian and Latin  Location of originals: National Széchényi Library, Budapest  The texts of Hungarian reformers, whether Lutheran, Calvinist, Catholic, or Anti-Trinitarian have hitherto been virtually unknown to the scholarly community. For the first time, this collection of primary sources offers a comprehensive survey of the original writings of the Hungarian reformers. It includes texts from the period of the first stirrings of reform in the 1540s through to works written for the established churches of the region during the 1650s. It ... 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
Index Buddhicus Online Publication Type: E-Reference Work Language:  English Edited by: Tansen Sen  The Index Buddhicus is the first classified comprehensive bibliography of Buddhist Studies. It describes secondary material ranging from articles, papers and chapters appearing in journals, proceedings and collections, through reference works, monographs, editions and theses, to digital resources. All entries are linked to an elaborate index of both proper names and thematic, and cross referenced to related material. The Index is available as an online resource. It complements Brill's Encyclopedia of Buddhism. List to be completed A ... read more
Go to Online Edition Index Islamicus Online Edited by Gregor Schwarb, Heather Bleaney, Pablo García Suárez and others The Index Islamicus consists of the following publications: Index Islamicus Online, the full-text searchable electronic database Index Islamicus, the annual journal (print edition including 1 soft cover issue and 1 yearbook) Index Islamicus Yearbooks, the annual yearbook (print edition available individually or as set) Supplements to the Index Islamicus, specialized bibliographies in print ISSN: 1872-5279 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Index Islamicus is THE ... read more
Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online Editor-in-Chief: Alexander Lubotsky Alexander Lubotsky is Professor of Comparative Indo-European Linguistics at Leiden University, and he is a member of the Royal Netherlands Academy for Arts and Sciences, and a member of Academia Europaea. His publications include The system of nominal accentuation in Sanskrit and Proto-Indo-European (Brill, 1988), A R̥gvedic Word Concordance , 2 Vols. (American Oriental Society, 1997), Atharvaveda-Paippalāda, kān ̣d ̣a five. Text, translation, commentary (Harvard Oriental Series, 2002), andAlanic marginal notes in a Greek liturgical manuscri ... read more
International Law & World Order Weston's & Carlson's Basic Documents ISSN: 2211-4394 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: Brill | Nijhoff Language: English Burns H. Weston† & Jonathan C. Carlson This online documentary compendium gathers in a single easy-to-use collection the most significant and influential legal primary sources of the post-WWII global order. It is both a comprehensive documentary history of public international law over the past 70 years and an anthology of currently operational international instruments. Organized topically and chronologically, the collection provides easy and quick access to ... read more
International Maritime Boundaries Online Edited by: Coalter G. Lathrop Co-Publication with: American Society of International Law (ASIL), https://www.asil.org ISSN: 2214-8388 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: Brill | Nijhoff Language: English The ultimate guide to international maritime boundaries provides update-to-date, regionally-organized content. Complete with hyperlinked maps and keyword search functionality, features include: - Systematic, expert analysis of all international maritime boundaries, joint development zones and unitization agreements worldwide; - Comprehensive coverage of every modern maritime b ... read more
The Italian Reformation Online Advisor: Emidio Campi View PDF Flyer Number of titles: 189  Languages used: mainly Italian and Latin, also English, French and German  Location of originals: Central National Library, Florence  The theological profile of the Italian reformation has not been researched in sufficient depth. Obviously, such an exploration will require specific knowledge of the primary texts. Critical editions, however, are very rarely available. This collection offers a synopsis of the diversity of the manifestations of the Italian Reformation and will, therefore, facilitate research in this fascinating, still largely fallow area. ... read more
Jacoby Online ISSN: 1873-5363 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Video and Tutorials Jacoby Online EN Jacoby Online LT Jacoby Online HU Jacoby Online SK Jacoby Online PL Jacoby Online RO Jacoby Online RU Jacoby Online is one of the most authoritative resources for the study of fragmentary ancient Greek historians. It includes five bundled products: 1. Felix Jacoby’s seminal Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker: Parts I-III (complete) 2. Brill’s New Jacoby (BNJ), a thoroughly revised E ... 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
The first of its kind  Academic Search Engine for International Law With over 4000 treaties and 10000 other legal documents, including arbitral awards, judgments, orders and pleadings, Jus Mundi aims to make international law research convenient, comprehensive and quick! Jus Mundi – Academic Research offers the most comprehensive database of multilingual, public international law and investment arbitration documents available.  Its powerful, user-friendly and intelligent search engine allows for precise searches to deliver results in seconds.  It covers over 16,000 international law and investor-state arbitration documents, including treat ... read more
Editors: Franco Montanari, Fausto Montana and Lara Pagani Online Publication Date:  6 Nov 2015 ISSN: 2451-9278 Subject: Classical Studies Brill’s Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity (LGGA) serves as the first point of reference for information on the ancient grammarians for scholars of Greek and Latin antiquity, in particular for research into the history of philology, grammar and ancient scholarship. Grammarians of antiquity taught and practiced philology, text criticism and rhetoric, essential skills in the education, career and public life of ancient Greeks and Romans. Brill’s Lexicon of Greek Grammar ... read more
Lexicon Gregorianum Online Subject: Biblical Studies and Early Christianity Edited by: Friedhelm Mann (Vol. 1 to 9) and Kyriakos Savvides ISSN:  2214-8655 View PDF Flyer The Lexicon Gregorianum Online is an indispensable tool for any philological, philosophical and theological research on Gregory of Nyssa, the Greek Church Fathers, Church history and Late Antique thought in general. The result of more than three decades of dedicated scholarly research by the Forschungsstelle Gregor von Nyssa (Münster), the Lexicon Gregorianum constitutes the most comprehensive Greek-German dictionary ever of the language used by Gregor ... 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
Linguistic Bibliography Online Online Publication Date: 19 Jan 2011 ISSN: 1574-129X Linguistic Bibliography Online contains over 400,000 detailed bibliographical descriptions of linguistic publications on general and language-specific theoretical linguistics. While the bibliography aims to cover all languages of the world, particular attention is given to the inclusion of publications on endangered and lesser-studied languages. Publications in any language are collected, analyzed and annotated (using a state-of-the-art system of subject and language keywords) by an international team of linguists and bibliographers from all over the world. With a tradition of ov ... read more
Maimonides’ Medical Works Online View PDF Flyer Maimonides' Medical Works Online aims to provide critical editions of all surviving medical works by the famous rabbi, philosopher and medical doctor Moses Maimonides (1138-1204).  Born in Muslim Spain, his career took him to Morocco and Egypt, where he became the personal physician to the famous ruler Saladin. His work was well-received both by Muslims and non-Muslims all over the Islamic world. This unique online publication brings together the translations of all Maimonides’ surviving medical works as translated and edited by Gerrit Bos and a host of other experts in the field.  M ... 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
Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus Online Online Publication Date: 01 Oct 2014 ISSN: 2352-3794 View PDF Flyer Readership: Researchers, teaching staff and students in the field of Medieval studies, as well as individuals with an interest in the field, faculty and departmental libraries, as well as public and national libraries. J. F. Niermeyers Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus is a highly practical lexicon, providing researchers, teaching staff and students in the field of Medieval History with concise, essential information. Niermeyer Online on Brill’s Dictionary Platform is still the “compendious lexicon for rapid inform ... 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 1 Pioneer Orientalists The Manuscript Collections of Scaliger, Raphelengius and Golius from Leiden University Libraries View PDF Flyer Editor: Arnoud Vrolijk Number of titles: 267 manuscripts Languages used: Arabic The Leiden University Library has a world-famous research collection of Middle Eastern Manuscripts. Its core collection consists of volumes brought together by, among others, the Leiden Orientalists Joseph Justus Scaliger (d. 1609) and Jacobus Golius (d. 1667). Included in the Scaliger collection are about a dozen manuscripts which belonged to Franciscus Raphelengius (d. 1597). These c ... 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
Middle Eastern Manuscripts Online 3 Arabic Manuscripts from the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest View PDF Flyer Arabic Manuscripts from the manuscript holdings of the Oriental Collection in the Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest. The collection consists of 200 manuscripts with just over 300 works. In addition to 5 autographs, the highlights of the collection include: the earliest dated manuscript in the collection (Arab O. 013) a dated copy of a unique arrangement of a rare treatise written by al-Ṣāḥib Tāǧ al-Dīn (d. 707/1307) produced in the year of the author’s death; two rare Mamluk trea ... 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
Mobilizing East Asia Online Newspapers, magazines and books from the 1900s-1950s Advisor: Peter O'Connor, Musashino University, Tokyo Advisory Board: Robert Bickers, University of Bristol and Rana Mitter, University of Oxford Imprint: BRILL Language: English Mobilizing East Asia offers a carefully selected collection of extremely rare, many times even unique English-language newspapers, magazines and pamphlets published inside Asia, following the descent into war in East and South-East Asia from the turn of the twentieth century to the 1950s. This exciting collection of newspapers and illustrated magazines, often in colour, is now ... read more
Moses Maimonides, Unparalleled Editions Online View PDF Flyer One of the greatest Jewish sages of all times, Moses Maimonides, was not only an outstanding legal authority, compelling philosopher, and accomplished physician, but also the most influential Jewish spiritual leader of his age. The present selection of his works is wide in scope, since it embraces virtually the entire spectrum of Maimonides’ literary output. The sources collected here include the newly digitized original Unparalleled Editions collection of 290 microfiches containing 58 titles which are mostly Hebrew printed editions as well as imprints from the 16th up to and including the 20th cent ... read more
Brill Muslims in Russia Online Advisor: Dr. S.Ishakov Number of titles: 11 Languages used: Russian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19277 5 View PDF Flyer Location of originals: various libraries This collection introduces the uniquely varied and poorly explored Russian Muslim population during one of the most dynamic periods of their history (1861-1918). Materials published in Russia both at the center and on the periphery reflect the picturesque palette of life of Muslims in the Russian Empire, as well as the positions of their public and political figures. This collection presents works written by and about Muslims. The value of this heritage is especially pertinent now that ... read more
Brill’s Nag Hammadi Bibliography Online (NHBO) Compiled and edited by: Lautaro Roig Lanzillotta (University of Groningen, The Netherlands) Brill’s Nag Hammadi Bibliography Online (NHBO) is a cross-searchable database of books, articles and reviews, which contribute to the study of Gnosticism and early Christianity. The main objective of the NHBO is facilitating the work and international collaboration of all scholars working in this field. The NHBO succeeds and builds upon the comprehensive but now outdated three-volume Nag Hammadi Bibliography by the late D.M. Scholer. In addition to the data collated by Scholer, the new NH ... read more
Encyclopaedia of the Ancient World ISSN: 1574-9347 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint:  BRILL Language: English New Pauly Online Edited by Hubert Cancik and Helmuth Schneider (Antiquity) and Manfred Landfester (Classical Tradition) New Pauly Online features the complete sets of both Brill’s New Pauly and Metzler’s Der Neue Pauly. The encyclopedic coverage and high academic standard of the work, the interdisciplinary and contemporary approach and clear and accessible presentation have made the New Pauly the unrivaled modern reference work for the ancient world. Fifteen volumes (Antiquity, 1-15) are devot ... read more
The Brill Journal Archives Online 2020 The Brill Journal Archives Online offers access to over 6,700 volumes of over 270 scholarly journals published before the year 2015. The Journal Archives consist of two parts, the first covering the 19th and 20th century and the second the first 15 years of the 21st century. The Brill Journal Archives Online are hosted on brill.com. Brill Journal Archives Online Part 1: BRILL Collection 2020 Brill Journal Archives Online Part 2: BRILL Collection 2020 Journal Archives Flyer (2020)     For more information, open free trial or to place an order, contact: Jacek Lewinson Mobi:+48 502 603 290, skype:ja ... read more
Philosophy in the Islamic World Online: 8th-10th Centuries Edited by Ulrich Rudolph, University of Zürich, Rotraud Hansberger, LMU Munich and Peter Adamson, LMU Munich ISSN: 2543-2729 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English, Arabic Philosophy in the Islamic World Online: 8th - 10th Centuries is a comprehensive and unprecedented reference work devoted to the history of philosophy in the realms of Islam in its formative period: from its beginnings in the eighth century up to the tenth century AD. Both major and minor figures are covered, giving details of biography and doctrine ... read more
Popular Literature Fiction and Songs in Imperial Russia View PDF Flyer Advisor: Jeffrey Brooks Number of titles: 208 Languages used: Russian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19266 9 Location of originals: The National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg The collection illustrates the chief genres of Russian popular literature and includes chivalric tales, historical fiction and updated fairy tales, as well as stories of adventure, banditry, detectives, success, war and empire, women and gender. The collection also includes rags-to-riches tales of social mobility, adventures set in Siberia and the Caucasus, and the stories of the occult world ... read more
Pre-1600 Rare Books Collection: Mathematics, Astronomy, Physics, Philosophy & Theology, and Literature The Augustus De Morgan Collection, Part 1 View PDF Flyer This first part of The Augustus De Morgan Collection comprises 330 items printed before the 17th century from the library of the nineteenth-century mathematician and logician Augustus De Morgan (1806–1871), held at the Senate House Library in London. This part of the collection features books on a range of mathematical subjects, from pure geometry to astronomy to commerce, as well as on philosophy, theology, and literature. It contains works of all sizes, from two 8-page pamphlets to a 1493 ... read more
Qur'anic Studies Online Qur'anic Studies Online gives access to:  Encyclopaedia of the Qur’ān Online is an encyclopaedic dictionary of qur’ānic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within qur’ānic studies.  Early Western Korans Online is a collection of 62 korans printed in Arabic type in several Western European cities between 1537 and 1857.  Qurʾān Concordance is a unique finding aid which allows users to identify and localize text fragments, or even snippets, of the Qurʾān.  Dictionary of Qurʾānic ... read more
Brill Reformation Year E-Book Collection Outright Purchase Price  8.600,00 Euro SPECIAL OFFER FOR CENTRAL/EASTERN EUROPE: From the discounted price (EUR8600) we can grant further discount of 10% The offer is valid until 31st of December 2017. Subject: History Early Modern History History Church History ISBN13: 9789004343122, Copyright Year: 2017, Format: E-Book, Language: English Subject: History Early Modern History; History Church History Reformation Year E-Book Collection Full Catalogue The Brill Reformation Year E-Book Collection offers ... read more
Religion Past and Present Online Encyclopedia of Theology and Religion ISSN: 1877-5888 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Go to Online Edition Edited by Hans Dieter Betz, Don S. Browning †, Bernd Janowski and Eberhard Jüngel This English edition is available as a set with the German version Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart. For more details and pricing see Religion Past and Present Online & Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart. Religion Past and Present (RPP) Online is the online version of the updated English translation of the 4th edition of the definitive encyclopedia o ... read more
Ricci Dictionary of Chinese Law Chinese English French ISSN:  2542-5234 www.chinesereferenceshelf.brillonline.com The dictionary online includes two sets: one in traditional Chinese with English and French translations and the other in simplified Chinese with English and French translations. The Ricci Dictionary of Chinese Law ( Chinese-English, French), developed by the Ricci Association since 2006, is the very first trilingual dictionary on Chinese law. The dictionary includes approximately 24,000 legal terms in Chinese (legal terms per se as well as terms which are often used in a legal context), as well as English and French translations of t ... 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
Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015 Online  ISSN: 2468-5992 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: Brill | Nijhoff Language: English Year 2016 Malcolm N. Shaw QC, University of Cambridge The popularity of his monumental and definitive works established Shabtai Rosenne as the undisputed expert on the International Court of Justice’s law and practice of his time. Irrefutably the leading work on the court, previous editions of Rosenne’s Law and Practice of the International Court have influenced generations of legal scholars, practitioners, judges, and students alike. The Fifth ... 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
Russian Theater in the Early 20th Century Online View PDF Flyer The collection of theatre periodicals provides a detailed picture of metropolitan and provincial Russian theater and reflects the cultural life in Russia at the turn of the 20th century. It is a unique source for a wide range of scholars in history, cultural studies, theatre history and sociology, and provides a unique opportunity to savour the distinctive atmosphere of Russia’s Silver Age. Advisor: Pavel Dmitriev Number of titles: 13 Languages used: Russian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19268 3 Location of originals: the National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg ... read more
Sacramentum Mundi Online Edited by: Karl Rahner with Cornelius Ernst and Kevin Smyth. Advisor for the online edition: Karen Kilby, Durham University ISSN: 2468-483X Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Sacramentum Mundi Online is the online edition of the famous six volume English reference work in Catholic Theology, edited (in 1968-1970) by Karl Rahner, one of the main Catholic theologians of the 20th century. Sacramentum Mundi: An Encyclopedia of Theology was originally published by Herder Verlag, and is now available online at Brill. Karl Rahner, together with Adolph Darlap, began work on  ... read more
Screen and Stage Online Advisor: Rashit Yangirov, Moscow Number of titles: 18 Languages used: Russian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19269 0  View PDF Flyer Location of originals: the National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg This unique collection of Russian theater and film periodicals, which also includes material on other forms of entertainment (cabaret theater, circus) and mass culture in pre-revolutionary Russia consists of various types of material ranging from sophisticated journals to cheaply produced magazines published in the last three decades of the Tsarist regime. It covers all strata of urban society and their response to new and traditional art ... 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
Slavonic Bibles Online View PDF Flyer  Number of titles: 40 Languages used: Old Church Slavonic, as well as Belorussian, Ukrainian, and Russian translations of Old Church Slavonic Location of originals: Lomonosov Moscow State University Library Collection of the earliest part of the Slavonic early printed books of the Moscow University Library, consisting of 40 Slavonic bibles and Cyrillic religious books printed in the 15th and 16th centuries, including editions of the Gospels, New Testaments, Acts and Epistles, and Psalms.  Contents Background For more information, open free trial or to place an order, contact: Jacek Lewinson Mobi:+48 502 603 ... read more
Sovereign Limits ISSN:  2666-7983 View PDF Flyer Sovereign Limitsis the world’s most comprehensive and thoroughly researched digital database of land and maritime boundaries. Trusted by industry leaders in web mapping and large research institutions, Sovereign Limits provides robust spatial and analytical information on every international border. The database offers a detailed mapping scale of 1:25,000 or larger, attributed GIS data, instant access to primary source documents, and much more.  Sovereign Limits is a comprehensive database intended for use in the research, visualization, and mapping of international borders that divide up sovere ... 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
Cover Studies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics Online Studies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics Online ISBN13:  9789004353152 Format:  E-Book Imprint:  BRILL Language:  English This Online Collection contains all volumes every published in Brill's flagship series Studies in Semitic Languages and Linguistics, from the first volume published in 1967 until the newest volumes which will be updated each year via an annual installment which is separately available at a highly discounted price. The series presents monographs and edited volumes that make original contributions to the field. The distinct traits shared by the Semitic languages determine the essential unity of research in t ... read more
  Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online ISSN: 1874-6772 Publication Type:  E-Reference Work Imprint:  BRILL Language:  English ​Go to Online Edition Edited by A. Chaniotis, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, T. Corsten, University of Vienna, N. Papazarkadas, University of California, Berkeley, E. Stavrianopoulou, University of Heidelberg, and R.A. Tybout, Leiden University. Video and Tutorials Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online EN Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online HU Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum Online LT Supplementum Epigraph ... read more
Textual History of the Bible Online Edited by: Armin Lange (General Editor), Emanuel Tov, Matthias Henze, Frank Feder, and Russell E. Fuller ISSN: 2452-4107 The Textual History of the Bible Online (THBO) is unique in providing, for the first time, a cross-searchable platform with all available information regarding the textual history, textual character, translation techniques, manuscripts, and the importance of each textual witness for each book of the Hebrew Bible, including its deutero-canonical scriptures.  In addition, it includes articles on the history of research, the editorial histories of the Hebrew Bible, as well as other aspects of text-crit ... read more
The Context of Scripture Online Online Publication Date:  15 Apr 2011 ISSN:  2211-436X General Editor: William W. Hallo Associate Editor: K. Lawson Younger, Jr. Canonical Compositions, Monumental Inscriptions and Archival Documents from the Biblical World View PDF Flyer The Context of Scripture illuminatingly presents the multi-faceted world of ancient writing that forms the colourful background to the literature of the Hebrew Bible. The online version makes the content of this unique and valuable reference work even more accessible.  Designed as a thorough and enduring reference work for all engaged in the study of th ... 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 International Aristotle Bibliography ISSN: 1877-0460 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English Presented and Maintained by Richard Ingardia, St John’s University, USA The International Aristotle Bibliography Online is a comprehensive research tool giving access to over 50,000 books, journal articles, book chapters, book reviews and dissertations on the philosopher Aristotle and his influence. The bibliography covers more than 100 years of publication in a broad range of languages. As such, it presents an invaluable resource for all those interested in (ancient) philosophy. Under the continued edito ... read more
The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who Online ISSN: 1570-6664 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Language: English  The International Year Book and Statesmen’s Who’s Who Online - ACCESS TO ONLINE EDITION: click here - is an authoritative and esteemed source of information on: All the countries of the world, including territories and federal states; All significant international and national organizations, from the United Nations to economic and trade organizations; Comprehensive biographical profiles of over 4,000 of the most important people in the world today. The work is thoroughly ... 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 Videos and Tutorials SHAFR PL  SHAFR LT 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 ... read more
The Yearbook of the Imperial Theaters Online Number of titles: 2 Languages used: Russian E-ISBN: 978 90 04 19273 7 View PDF Flyer Location of originals: National Library of Russia, St. Petersburg This impressive annual periodical, published during the period 1890-1915, offers an incredible wealth of exciting material concerning the late imperial stage in Russia. Its pages include repertoires, critical essays and reviews of theatrical performances, chronicles of metropolitan theater life, articles discussing a wide range of topics as well as information about the actors. The journals are richly illustrated, many drawings ar ... 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
Edited by: Myron H. Nordquist, Satya Nandan, and Shabtai Rosenne View PDF Flyer These Commentaries are based almost entirely on the formal and informal documentation of the Third United Nations Conference on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS III, 1973-1982), coupled, where necessary, with the personal knowledge of editors, contributors, or reviewers, many of whom were principal negotiators or UN personnel who participated in the Conference. The scope and duration of the “Virginia Commentary” project is without precedent as an academic undertaking in the field of international law. The project was conceived by its editors to meet the need - particularly essential in the ... read more
Vocabulary for the Study of Religion Online Edited by Robert A. Segal (University of Aberdeen) and Kocku von Stuckrad (University of Groningen) ISSN: 2212-2524 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English The academic study of religion has been an interdisciplinary endeavor since its inception at the end of the nineteenth century. Much of the theoretical vocabulary that is needed to study religion has been imported from adjacent disciplines such as sociology, anthropology, historiography, theology, philology, literary studies, psychology, philosophy, cultural studies, and political sciences. It is the strength of the academ ... 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 Christian Database worldchristiandatabase.org   Video/tutorial Brill World Christian Database EN   The World Christian Database (WCD), which complements the World Religion Database, was completely refurbished in 2018. It includes detailed information on 9,000 Christian denominations and on religions in every country of the world. Extensive data are available on 238 countries and 13,000 ethno-linguistic peoples, as well as on 5,000 cities and 3,000 provinces. This extraordinary database is an invaluable reference tool for professionals, scholars, students, agencies, health organizations, and news media. I ... 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
World Religion Database worldreligiondatabase.org International Religious Demographic Statistics and Sources Online Publication Date:  05 Jan 2010 ISSN:  1876-1410 Flyer The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country in the world. It is the major source to render a definitive picture of international religious demography. The provides both current and historical data, as well as sophisticated forecasts of future developments. For each of the world’s religions, best estimates at multiple dates for the period 1900 to 2050 are given. The also offers access to the sources which ... read more
Yearbook of International Organizations Online ISSN: 2211-2847 Publication Type: E-Reference Work Imprint: BRILL Language: English About UIA (The Editors) The Yearbook of International Organizations Online provides a comprehensive database of intergovernmental (IGOs) and international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) worldwide. Free from print restrictions, the Yearbook Online covers over 67,000 international organizations – federations, scholarly societies, associations and transnational actors of all types – in all corners of the world, over centuries of history, and is updated on a regular basis by a dedicat ... read more
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