• Archives,  History,  Humanities,  Periodicals,  Research

    Fresh Content: Times {of London} Digital Archive

    The SPS Library has, for several years, purchased access to the Times {of London} digital archive. Over the March Break, an additional 20 years of content was added to the archive, now offering newspaper articles from 1785-2007 (over 3.4 million newspaper articles). Additionally, the interface was upgraded.  This sleeker interface also allows for cross-searching the Library’s other UK newspaper archive, the Illustrated London News.    

  • Databases,  Fine Arts,  History,  Humanities,  Periodicals,  Research,  Social Sciences,  Web Resources

    New Database: Illustrated London News Archive

    Ohrstrom Library is pleased to share its most recent digital purchase: the Illustrated London News Archive.  This database provides access to the complete London Illustrated News from 1842 – 2003. According to the Encyclopedia Britannica the Illustrated London News was London’s first illustrated periodical and the first to use photographs.  This title is noted for its coverage of global events. The default search is keyword: keyword will look for search terms in the title and author fields. To search the entire full-text of all newspaper articles, simply change the radio button to ‘entire document.’ Please feel free to contact Ms. Sanborn (lsanborn at sps dot edu) with any questions about…