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ACLS Humanities E-Book Project


Provides online access to a fully searchable collection of high-quality books in the Humanities, recommended and reviewed by scholars.

Access Locations: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL), All Branch Libraries, Outside the Library

Subjects: Language and Literature

Notes: The American Council of Learned Societies is converting over 1500 backlist titles of major importance to humanities and area studies to electronic format, and also publishing new electronic titles.

Dates of Coverage: Varies according to publication

Update Frequency: Ongoing

Print Equivalent: Print editions of many of the books are held by The New York Public Library. Check the Library Catalog for holdings. Please note that the new electronic titles are unique to this project, and are available only through ACLS.

Format: Web

Output Type: Print