Project to make all Newton’s printed and manuscript writings freely available online, covering his scientific work, theological texts and alchemical tracts
The Old Bailey Proceedings Online makes available a fully searchable, digitised collection of all surviving editions of the Old Bailey Proceedings from 1674 to 1913, and of the Ordinary of Newgate’s Accounts between 1676 and 1772. It allows access to over 197,000 trials and biographical details of approximately 2,500 men and women executed at Tyburn, […]
A multimedia resource presenting the pre-Reformation mass liturgy sung by choir boys in Nuremberg
A searchable collection of texts including court records, wills, maps, town and fort plans, architectural and material culture studies
a digital collection of the first books printed in Mexico before 1601
A searchable version of information contained in the transcriptions of 325 probate inventories from the Chesapeake region for 1740-1810.
253 digitised Renaissance festival books that describe the magnificent festivals and ceremonies in Europe between 1475 and 1700
an online edition of the Collected Works of the Caroline dramatist, Richard Brome
A digital archive of manuscript miscellanies and commonplace books from c. 1450-1720, including research and teaching resources for late medieval and early modern manuscript studies.
South Seas is an online information resource for the history of European voyaging and cross-cultural encounters in the Pacific between 1760 and 1800.
electronic edition of John Strype’s 1720 Survey of London, including maps and plates, introductory essay and bibliography
primary sources and research tools for the study of the arts in early modern Britain
electronic edition of Diderot and d’Almebert’s Enyclopédie
project to make available online materials to enhance knowledge and understanding of Jean Bodin
an eclectic gathering of 16th century documents of the Campbells of Glenorchy which provides unique insight into early modern Scottish life
The Consultation Letters of Dr William Cullen (1710-1790) at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
digital edition of letters from Thomas Bodley’s 12 years of diplomatic business in Europe, 1585-97
full-text electronic edition of Samuel Hartlib’s correspondence
Parallel digital editions of the 1577 and 1587 Holinshed Chronicles with historical background and project information.
the entire English translation of the The Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents
online edition of the correspondence of the botanist Carl Linnaeus, including summaries in English
Reconstructing the 16th-century workshop of BNF MS FR 640 at Columbia University
primary documents connected with the hunt for the press that produced the Martin Marprelate tracts (1588-89)
searchable edition of the Essais with corresponding digital page images from the Bordeaux copy.
Poly-Olbion is an expansive poetic journey through the landscape, history, traditions and customs of early modern England and Wales.
A fully searchable edition of the proceedings of the Scottish parliament from 1235 to the union of 1707
a digital collection of pre-1642 editions of William Shakespeare’s plays, with an interactive interface for detailed study
The Thomas Gray Archive is a long-term research project dedicated to studying the life and work of eighteenth-century poet Thomas Gray (1716-1771).
Lister’s journal of his three years studying medicine in France, enhanced by information about people and places he visited
Robert Boyle’s workdiaries are a vivid record of observation and experimentation by one of the founding fathers of modern science.