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.
Language and Literature
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
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.
- International Herald Tribune, 1887–2013
- Women's Magazine Archive
- Communist Historical Newspaper Collection
- Sanborn Maps, New York State (Geocoded Edition)
- Irish Historical Newspapers
- Europa World of Learning
- Europa World Plus
- Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law
- World Who's Who
- Accessible only at select Library locations
- Accessible outside the Library with your NYPL card
- Free Web resource - available anywhere
- Top recommended database in selected subject