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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers

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Vendor:
ProQuest
Producer:
ProQuest
Coverage:
1688-2004


Encompasses all areas of social, political, economic and foreign policy, "showing how issues were explored and legislation was formed. Many contributors to the papers were found outside the official world, providing evidence or supplying memoranda to committees and commissions." (OCLC WorldCat)

The House of Commons Parliamentary Papers are part of the historical record of Britain, its former Colonies and the world in general. They provide detailed primary sources for the study of history and for an understanding of legislation, policy making and the political environment. HCPP online is searchable with full text and detailed subject indexing.

"With all collections enabled, HCPP now includes over 200,000 House of Commons sessional papers from 1715 to the present, with supplementary material back to 1688. HCPP delivers page images and searchable full text for each paper, along with detailed indexing."

About House of Commons Parliamentary Papers

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

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Law
  • European Studies
  • Global Studies
  • Government Information: Foreign Documents
  • Military Science
  • Economics
  • History
  • Criminal Justice
  • Political Science

Library of Congress Subjects:

Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.
Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Sources.