WorldCat (FirstSearch) contains over 40 million citations to books, periodicals, sound recordings, videos, musical scores, archival materials and much more, representing holdings of most libraries in North America and some in Europe.
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This incomparable collection includes over 600,000 pages of key bibliographies for online consultation. These are not e-texts; they are scanned facsimiles of the actual books. Standard reference works, many of them long out of print, as well as other significant and hard-to-find works are included. Rarebooks.info offers a unique and unparalleled tool for researchers, students, librarians, professors, teachers, book professionals, and collectors.
Covers the most important English language legal information, with international coverage and access to scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews, and more. Coverage dates: Indexing 1908+, Abstracting 1990+, select Full Text 1995+
The Text Creation Partnership (TCP) creates standardized, accurate XML/SGML encoded electronic text editions of early print books. We transcribe and mark up the text from the millions of page images in ProQuest's Early English Books Online, Gale Cengage's Eighteenth Century Collections Online, and Readex's Evans Early American Imprints.
Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819 provides a comprehensive set of American books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the early part of the 19th century. It is based on the noted “American Bibliography, 1801-1819” by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker.
Based on the renowned American Bibliography by Charles Evans. The definitive resource for every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, temperance, witchcraft, and just about any other topic imaginable. Contains over 36,000 imprints and more than 2.5 million images.