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Three new U.S. and British history digital resources now available


The Yale University Library is now offering access to three new and important digital resources related to U.S. and British history.

Gale/Cengage’s digital archive of the Illustrated London News (1842-2003):
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/29002?db=ILN

Rotunda: America’s Founding Era product from the University of Virginia Press. Rotunda contains a searchable collection of the papers of several important Founding Fathers – including Washington, Jefferson, Adams, and Madison (both James & Dolley) – in one database.
http://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/FGEA.html

Series one of the American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection, which was produced through a partnership between EBSCO & the American Antiquarian Society. This resource contains nearly 500 fully searchable periodicals from 1691-1820.
http://databases.library.yale.edu:8331/V/?func=find-db-1-locate&mode=locate&restricted=all%20&F-IDN=YUL07179

More information about the AAS/EBSCO product can be found here:
http://www.ebscohost.com/archives/featured-archives/american-antiquarian-society

All of these resources can be found in Metalib (the ‘find databases’ section of the library homepage).

For more information on any of these resources, please contact Gregory Eow, Kaplanoff Librarian for American History and American Studies & Librarian for British and Commonwealth History at: gregory.eow@yale.edu
http://www.library.yale.edu/rsc/subjspec/ge.html