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Empire Online

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http://www.libraries.iub.edu/scripts/countResources.php?resourceId=1091179


Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus) Database available to authorized IU Bloomington users (on or off campus)
Vendor:
Adam Matthew Publications Ltd.
Producer:
Adam Matthew Publications Ltd.
Coverage:
1492-1962


This database is being published in five sections between 2003 and 2007 offering approximately 60,000 images of original documents linked to essays by leading scholars in the field of Empire Studies. The sections cover Cultural Contacts, 1492-1969 (2003); Empire Writing and the Literature of Empire (2003/4); The Visible Empire (2004/5); Religion and Empire (2005/6); and Race, Class and Colonialism, c1783-1969 (2006/7). The images will be sourced from about ten different libraries and archives around the world, including a strong core of document images from the British Library, including the Oriental and India Office Collections at the British Library; the University of Birmingham Library; the Bodleian Library, Oxford; and the Public Record Office and the State Records, New South Wales, Australia.

Number of Users:
Unlimited simultaneous users
Interlibrary Loan:
Print-only copy permitted
Resource Advocate:
Frank-Wilson, Marion
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • History
  • Art & Art History
  • African Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

Imperialism--History--Sources--Databases.
Colonization--Databases.
Colonies--Databases.
Great Britain--Colonies--History--Sources--Databases.
Great Britain--History--Sources--Databases.