Early English Books Online

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Description

Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the  English Civil War.

This collection contains more than 130,000 titles and more than 17 million scanned pages as listed in 4 collections - Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English Books Tract Supplement. EEBO covers more than 30 languages from Algonquin to Welsh, and variant editions and multiple copies.

Date Coverage: 

1473-1700

Fulltext: 

Yes
Access Notes

Important Details: 

The original Chadwyck-Healey platform will be available in parallel with the new ProQuest version until January 2020. 

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: August 6, 2020