Women’s Writers Project is 358 complete texts written between 1526-1850. These texts bring together nonfiction, fiction, poetry, and plays. There is a timeline so that texts can be chosen by date of composition, and texts can be browsed by genre. An attractive reader opens to the right of the screen and can be expanded to full screen.
There is no print or download capability. We do have some of these texts in our print collection, and many titles can be accessed in print through ConnectNY.
These are Oxford University Press e-books that are found by Encore or ODYssues searches. There is an abstract for each title, and then the content accessible through chapter titles. Chapters can be saved or printed by clicking on the View PDF link, and then using Adobe Reader print or save options. The Oxford Scholarship Online platform has been optimized for use with mobile devices. Downloaded files are viewable if your device has a PDF viewer installed.
Books and other materials published between 1700 - 1800 in Great Britain and a number of British Colonies. Includes titles from the eighteenth century in the English Short Title Catalogue, and contemporary works that provide analysis of those titles. Fully searchable.
An index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Includes citations and links to journal articles, dissertations, primary documents, books and reviews. Links to fulltext are included.