project using material and documentary evidence to investigate the introduction of printing in the West
18thConnect is an online finding aid and scholarly community in the field of eighteenth-century literary and historical studies.
A digital archive of early modern annotated books and virtual research environment for scholars of historical reading practices.
a digital collection of printed songs made between the 16th and 20th centuries, featuring the Bodleian digital collections of ballads, with links to other resources
a searchable catalogue and scanned images of more than 14,000 cause papers relating to cases heard in the Church Courts of the diocese of York
CESAR is a dynamic resource at the service of all those with an interest in the French theatre of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
A database of surviving churchwardens’ accounts from the earliest known (c.1300) to c.1850.
A collection of rental data for London, Essex and Kent, with maps, visualisations, and downloadable raw datasets
A database of clerical careers with the aim of providing coverage of as many clerical lives as possible from the 16th- to mid-19h century
federated search of a range of digital resources related to early modern and nineteenth century Britain
a detailed searchable database for locating printed material relating to the Italian learned Academies active in Bologna, Naples, Padua and Siena in the period 1530-1700, and now held in the British Library
Database of of every playbook produced in England, Scotland, and Ireland from the beginning of printing through 1660.
a catalogue of the correspondence of William Dugdale from 1635-1686, with links to transcriptions where available
Early Modern Letters Online (EMLO) is a combined finding aid and editorial interface for basic descriptions of early modern correspondence.
A research database and educational resource about London theatres which developed before, during and shortly after the life of Shakespeare.
dedicated to indexing freely-available digital facsimiles of eighteenth-century texts and cross-referencing them to accurate bibliographical reference sources
A database enabling users to investigate the social, regional and lexical distribution of phonological variants in eighteenth-century English
fully searchable version of the key union catalogue for early modern British printed works
Europa Inventa is the first systematic description of medieval/early modern European manuscripts, art works and objects held in Australasian libraries, galleries and museums.
A database and other resources about the first convicts transported to Australia in 1787.
database of online finding aids for manuscript, graphic, archival and other collections at the Folger Shakespeare Library
Intoxicants and Early Modernity explores the period between the introduction of tobacco in the 1570s and the ‘Gin Craze’ of the early eighteenth century.
database of English dictionaries, bilingual lexicons, technical vocabularies, and other encyclopedic-lexical works
A GIS interface enabling researchers to map and visualize textual and artefactual data relating to 17th and 18th-century London.
a forum for scholars to share information about lost plays in England, 1570-1642
A database of early Stuart manuscript pamphlet literature.
database of the material evidence of 15th-century printed books: ownership, decoration, binding, manuscript annotations, stamps, prices, etc.
Databases on medieval and early modern European prices and currency
a database companion to the print volumes in the series Private Libraries in Renaissance England
A database about which female authors were read, by whom, and how texts by women circulated in the 16th and 17th centuries.