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ACLS Humanities eBook Project

An online collection of approximately 4,700 books in the humanities.

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Airiti Library

TEPS includes 80% of Taiwanese academic journal articles; CETD Thesis. Some content from Airiti Library not available.

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American History I 1493-1859: from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American history

Will ultimately comprise over 50,000 primary source documents supported by a range of secondary resources including chronologies, essays, and video lectures.

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American Indian histories and cultures

Printed and archival material from the Edward E. Ayer collection at the Newberry Library, Chicago. Covers North and Central America from the period of first contact to the twentieth century.

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American West

From the Graff Collection at the Newberry Library - includes papers of early pioneers & explorers; original manuscript journal and papers of James Audubon; evolution of Western towns & growth of railway & road networks

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Annual Reviews

Annual Reviews is a nonprofit publisher dedicated to synthesizing and integrating knowledge for the progress of science and the benefit of society.

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Apartheid South Africa, 1948-1980

British government files from the Foreign, Colonial, Dominion and Foreign and Commonwealth Offices spanning the period 1948 to 1980.

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Birds of the World

Comprehensive information (e.g. characteristics, distribution, migration, habitat, food habits, behaviour, sounds) for bird species around the world

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Brass Legacy

Brass Legacy is a portal entirely devoted to Brass Chamber Art Music.

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Brill eBooks

Founded in 1683, Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. eBooks cover a wide range of topics in the humanities & sciences.

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Brill's New Jacoby

Brill's New Jacoby is a fully-revised and enlarged edition of Jacoby’s Die Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker.

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Brill's new Pauly supplements online, II

We have online access to Supplement II volumes ONLY

When completed, will consist of seven themed-volumes relating to the ancient world or its reception. The first volume to appear is 'Figures of Antiquity and their Reception in Art, Literature and Music'.

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CAB Direct (CAB Abstracts & Global Health)

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International coverage of articles in agriculture, forestry, global health, human nutrition, animal health, natural resources management and conservation.

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CAIRN

Comprehensive collection of 230 French language periodicals covering areas such as history, psychology, economics, political science and sociology.

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Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson

The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson presents Jonson's complete writings in the light of current editorial thinking and recent scholarly interpretation and discovery.

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Cambridge Histories Online

Provides access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series. UBC Library has access to all titles in the collection.

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Cambridge University Press

The Cambridge Core platform provides access to over 30,000 ebooks and more than 380 peer-reviewed journals in subjects as diverse as astronomy, Shakespeare studies, economics, mathematics and politics.

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Canadian Science Publishing

Canadian Science Publishing (CSP) is Canada’s independent, not-for-profit leader in mobilizing science-based knowledge, making it easy to discover, use, and share.

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Canadiana Online

'Canadian' source material written by Canadians, published in Canada or written/published outside the country but about Canada. Includes all the content formerly available through 'Early Canadiana online'.

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China eBook Hub / 中国电子书

Majority of ebooks are preview only, not full text.

Available titles have orange padlocks and say "Read" when hovering over the PDF.

A digital platform of electronic publications, in forms of books, periodicals, databases and audio-books, covering different fields.

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China, America and the Pacific

Primary-source materials from the eighteenth- and nineteenth-centuries relating to trade and cultural exchange between China and America.

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China: culture and society

1200 English-language pamphlets from 1750-1929 relating to China.

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China: Trade, Politics and Culture 1793-1980

Includes a wide variety of original source material detailing China's interaction with the West from Macartney's first Embassy to China in 1793, through to the Nixon/Heath visits to China in 1972-74.

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Chinese-English Dictionary Online

The English-language resource of choice for all those seeking assistance in reading texts dating from the Warring States period through the Tang dynasty.

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Classical Scores Library (4 Volumes)

Classical Scores Library is a series of four volumes with a mission to provide a reliable and authoritative source for electronic scores of the classical canon.

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Confidential Print: Africa, 1834-1966

Foreign and Colonial Office documents concerning Africa

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Confidential Print: Latin America, 1833-1969

Foreign and Colonial Office documents concerning Latin America.

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Confidential Print: Middle East, c1839-1969

Foreign and Colonial Office documents relating to the Middle East

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Confidential Print: North America, 1824-1961

Foreign and Colonial Office documents relating to Canada, the Caribbean and the United States.

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Covidence

PRIVACY NOTICE: UBC Library makes the Covidence service available for you for your convenience. Your use of Covidence is voluntary. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose when creating an account is stored on servers located in the United States. When you use this service, no personal information about you is collected by or for UBC. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide to Covidence. Please review the Covidence Privacy Policy on their website before using this service if you have any concerns.

To sign in or create an account, go to: https://support.covidence.org/help/the-university-of-british-columbia

Covidence supports systematic, scoping and comprehensive reviews. Streamlines screening, data extraction, and quality appraisal for all disciplines.

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CPS (formerly RxTx)

Comprehensive drug information resource produced by the Canadian Pharmacists Association. Includes CPS Drug Information, Therapeutic Choices, Minor Ailments, and the Lexi-Interact drug interactions module.

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Crop Protection Compendium

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The Crop Protection Compendium (CPC) is an encyclopaedic resource that brings together a wide range of different types of science-based information on all aspects of crop protection.

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Defining gender

110 source documents (books and periodicals) from the early modern period to the nineteenth century supported by introductory essays, biographies, and chronologies.

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Early twentieth century books in China 1912-1949 / 民国图书数据库

Early twentieth century books in China 1911-1949 provided by the National Library of China.

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eHRAF World Cultures

Full text collection of ethnographic books and articles on cultures from all regions of the world.

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Eighteenth Century Journals: Portal to Newspapers and Periodicals c1685-1815

British periodicals of the eighteenth century.

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Empire Online

Primary documents, supported by interpretive essays and other secondary materials, for the study of 'Empire'.

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Encyclopaedia of Islam online

The third edition of this important resource for Islamic studies. New content is added five times a year. Includes 2nd. edition and Atlas.

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EPS China Data

Six topical databases of China Census data beginning with the First Census (1953). Data can be individually selected and downloaded in various formats: Statistics (Excel), charts (JPEG), maps (Excel, PDF, JPEG).

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Erudit

The digital gateway to North American French-language research outputs in Social Sciences and Humanities.

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Everyday Life & Women in America, c.1800-1920

Primary source material from the nineteenth and early twentieth-centuries.

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First World War

Primary source documents, supported by contextual essays, covering various aspects of World War I. Includes interactive maps, a chronology of the War etc.

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Foreign Office Files for China, 1919-1980

The complete British Foreign Office Files for the period concerning China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

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Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan and Afghanistan, 1947 - 1980

An outstanding resource for the political and social history of India, Pakistan and Afghanistan.

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Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters

Digitised primary source materials documenting the relationships and interactions between European settlers and indigenous peoples. Includes material from repositories in N. America, Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

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Global commodities: trade, exploration and cultural exchange

Primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. Covers fifteen commodities ranging from coffee to wine and spirits.

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Grand Tour

The Grand Tour was a rite-of-passage for many aristocratic and wealthy young men between c1550 and c1850: a phenomenon which influenced British art, architecture, urban planning, literature and philosophy.

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Hongkong News Online

This complete run of The Hongkong News as published during the Japanese Occupation offers scholars the voice of Japan from Hong Kong.

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Human Kinetics Journals

Full collection of journals on fitness, exercise, coaching and sport.

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IGI Global InfoSci-Books

Covers business, computer science and IT, education, library and info science, science and engineering, humanities, social sciences, and more. Access to ebooks in their collection from 2000 to current date.

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Index to the Study of Religions

Online version of the Brill journal Science of Religion

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India, Raj and Empire

Drawing upon the wonderfully rich and diverse manuscript collections of the National Library of Scotland, this collection looks at History of South Asia.

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Jewish Life in America, c1654-1954

Primary sources from the American Jewish Historical Society, New York

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Le Klapp

Online edition of "Klapp", the most comprehensive bibliography of French literature. Annual update of the database with approx. 16,000 titles.

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Library Stack

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A catalogue and index of ebooks, audio files, videos, apps, and digital documents published within the fields of contemporary art, design, architecture, media studies, cinema, and philosophy.

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Literary Manuscripts: 17th and 18th Century Poetry from the Brotherton Library, University of Leeds

Complete facsimile images of 190 manuscripts of 17th and 18th century verse held in the celebrated Brotherton Collection at the University of Leeds.

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Literary Manuscripts: Victorian Manuscripts from the Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of The New York Public Library

Literary manuscripts supplemented by rare printed material.

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London Low Life

Street culture and the underworld of Victorian London during the nineteenth century from primary sources housed in the Lilly Library, Indiana University.

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Macmillan Cabinet Papers, 1957-1963

Documents from the highest level of the British Government during the Macmillan Administration.

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Market Research and American Business, 1935-1965

Presents the complete market-research reports of Ernest Dichter, the era's foremost consumer analyst, along with an ad gallery, contextual essays and other material.

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Mass Observation Online

One of the most important archives for the study of twentieth-century British social history.

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Medieval Family Life

Full-colour images of medieval manuscripts from the Paston, Stonor, Cely, Plumpton and Armburgh Papers. Includes, where available, searchable full-text transcripts from the principal printed editions.

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Medieval Travel Writing

An extensive collection of manuscript materials for the study of medieval travel writing in fact and in fantasy. The main focus is on accounts of journeys to the Holy Land, India and China.

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Meiji Japan: The Edward Sylvester Morse Collection from the Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum

Papers from the Edward Sylvester Morse Collection at the Peabody Essex Museum's Phillips Library, Salem. Edward Sylvester Morse (1838-1925) was one of the first Americans to live in Japan.

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MIT Press Complete Collection

Access to all ebooks published by MIT Press, over 3000 titles, dating back to the first date of publication.

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MIT Press Journals

MIT Press is a leading publisher of journals at the intersection of science, technology, and the arts. UBC has access to select journals.

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Modern newspaper in China / 近代报纸数据库

Over 200 newspapers published nation wide or locally in modern China 1911-1949

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Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library [NML] is the world's largest online classical music library.

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Naxos Music Library - Jazz (NMLJ)

User limit: 3 maximum

Naxos Music Library - Jazz (NMLJ) offers a selection of jazz legends and contemporary jazz.

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Naxos Music Library World

User limit: 5 maximum

A streaming music database that includes the complete Smithsonian Folkways Recordings as well as holdings from Sony, Arc and Naxos World; representing over 1,500 cultural groups and 150 countries.

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Naxos Spoken Word Library

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Naxos provides online streaming access to over 400 audio books, comprising over 1,100 works and stories. Categories range from classic fiction to Shakespeare to selected children's works.

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Nihon Koten Bungaku Taikei Honbun Dētabēsu 日本古典文学大系本文データベース

Full-text searchable database containing all 102 volumes (556 literary titles) of Nihon koten bungaku taikei 日本古典文学大系 (旧版), originally published in 1957-1967 by Iwanami Shoten.

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Nixon Years, 1969-1974

British Foreign and Commonwealth Office files from The National Archives, Kew, relating to the Nixon administration, 1969-1974.

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North China Herald

The English-language North China Herald is the prime printed source in any language for the history of the foreign presence in China from around 1850 to 1940s.

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Online Egyptological bibliography

Indexes publications in Egyptology from 1822 to the present.

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Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present

Orlando provides entries on authors' lives and writing careers, contextual material, timelines, and bibliographies. It focuses on women's writing in the British Isles from the beginnings to the present.

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Past Masters

Electronic editions of major philosophical works as well as significant works in political thought, religious studies, sociology, the history of science, economics, literature and classics.

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Perdita Manuscripts: Women Writers, 1500-1700

British women's writings from the sixteenth- and seventeenth-centuries. Contents range from memoirs to account books to medical receipt books.

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PhilPapers

On the UBC Campus, access is provided by a license agreement between UBC Library and PhilPapers.

This resource is freely available here to non-UBC individuals logging on from IP addresses not associated with any university, i.e. home computers.

Comprehensive index of research literature in philosophy

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Project Muse

Online access to a selection of important journals and ebooks in the humanities and social sciences.

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Recent Researches in Music Online

Online access to all titles in the seven Recent Researches in Music series: Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, 19th/20th centuries, American (including MUSA), and Oral Traditions.

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Ricci Dictionary of Chinese Law

Trilingual dictionary on Chinese law that 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.

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Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest

Politics, youth culture, music, fashion and other phenomena of the post-world war. Britain and America from 1950-1975.

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Romanticism: Life, Literature and Landscape

Literary manuscripts,letters and other material by Wordsworth, Coleridge, de Quincey and others supplemented by selections from printed books and images of the Lake District created by Gainsborough, Turner and others.

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Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland archives

Part of the Wiley Digital Archive primary source collection. The Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland archive includes a 150,000-image library of ethnographic photographs dating back to the 1860s.

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Royal College of Physicians archive

The Royal College of Physicians archive, which ranges from the year 1205 through 1980, reflects the history and development of modern Western medicine.

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Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)

The Royal Geographical Society digital archive includes over 150,000 maps, charts, atlases, manuscripts, field notes, and more collected by members of the society.

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Sage Journals Online

SAGE Journals Online is the delivery platform that provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals.

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SAGE Research Methods Online

A web-based research methods tool created to support researchers and students as they explore relevant content across the social and behavioral sciences, covering quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods

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Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice, 1490-2007

An important portal for slavery and abolition studies.

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Socialism on Film: The Cold War and International Propaganda

Explores many of the conflicts, tensions and uprisings of the twentieth century from the unique perspective of socialist filmmakers around the globe.

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SPIE Digital Library

Provides access to research on all topics of optics and photonics research published in SPIE journals and conference proceedings.

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Taylor & Francis eBooks

Access to a multidisciplinary collection of ebooks from Taylor & Francis. Imprints include Routledge, CRC Press and Garland Science.

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The New York Academy of Sciences

The New York Academy of Sciences' digital archive covers the development of the natural, technological, and biomedical sciences in government and corporation documents, field notes, maps, conference proceedings and more.

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Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History

Women's travel diaries and correspondence from The Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.

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University of Michigan Press ebooks

Access to ebooks published by University of Michigan Press in the humanities and social sciences.

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University of Toronto Press journals

University of Toronto Press (UTP) is the largest scholarly press in Canada and one of the most respected university presses in North America. UBC has access to select titles.

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Victorian Popular Culture

A collection of primary sources, together with interpretive essays, describing popular entertainment in America, Britain and Europe in the period from 1779 to 1930.

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Virginia Company Archives

Documents the founding and economic development of Virginia as seen through the papers of the Virginia Company of London, 1606-1624, and other sources.

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Wiley Digital Archives

Digitized archives of academic and scientific societies. UBC Library has purchased 4 archives: Royal College of Physicians, Royal Anthropological Institute, New York Academy of Sciences, and Royal Geographical Society.

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Wiley Online Library

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Wiley is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business with strengths in every major academic and professional field and partnerships with many of the world's leading societies.

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Women in the National Archives

Documents from the Colonial Office and the Dominions Office relating to i) the status of native colonial women and ii) the debate over universal suffrage throughout the British empire.

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Yearbook of International Organizations

The Yearbook of International Organizations includes detailed information on over 37,000 active and 32,000 dormant international organizations from 300 countries and territories.

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