Primary source material for the study of the Great War, complemented by a range of contextual secondary features including maps, film, cartoons and posters. The three modules are Personal Experiences, Propaganda and Recruitment and Visual Perspectives and Narratives.
Revealing the voices and experiences of the men and women who served in the First World War, this rich and varied collection will be an invaluable source for all those studying and researching the "Great War".
Through a large array of unique documents, this multi-archive collection captures the lives, experiences and colonial encounters of people living at the edges of the Anglophone world from 1650-1920. It ranges across the various colonial frontiers of North America before touching on the settlers of Southern Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
This online collection brings together documents from 16 archives and libraries from around the world. Frontier Life Help
IET eBook Collections comprise engineering and technology titles, in a broad range of specialisms including radar, energy, control and electromagnetic waves. High quality specialised content from 1979 to 2016.
From departure to destination, discover the dreams and harsh realities for migrants to the New World and Australasia during the ‘century of immigration’. This captivating, multi-archive collection provides a wide-ranging and in depth look at the emigration of peoples from Great Britain, mainland Europe and Asia during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Included within the collection are also documents from the late-eighteenth century discussing the early stages of emigration and mid-twentieth century photographs showing the immigration process. Migration to New Worlds Help
Emcare, produced by Elsevier, covers all nursing specialties and nursing healthcare professions. It includes international coverage of allied health, education and training, development and management, midwifery, health and healthcare economics, clinical medical and healthcare social work, psychiatry and mental health, and traumatology, emergency and critical-care medicine.
Shakespeare in Performance features rare and unique prompt books from the world-famous Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington DC. The prompt books tell the stories of key performances as they were put on in theaters throughout Great Britain, the United States and further afield, between the seventeenth and twentieth centuries.
The resource also contains carefully curated case studies built around 17 selected performances, using important supporting material such as photographs, costume designs and music scores to highlight key aspects of each production. Documents are indexed by genre, country, theatre, associated names, and other key search terms.