The Harvard Library has an astounding amount of resources, with new titles coming in every day! For help efficiently navigating it all, make a time to meet with a librarian or contact the Reference Desk.
New e-resources at Harvard
ANNO Austrian Newspapers Online: Historische österreichische Zeitungen und Zeitschriften online
Scroll and read historical Austrian newspapers and magazines online – a virtual newspaper reading room of the Austrian National Library.
British Library Newspapers, 1785-1920
Huge and diverse digital production of British newspapers. A great resource for research on all subjects, including a special look and urban and rural changes.
British Literary Manuscripts Online II
Digital images of literary manuscripts, including letters and diaries, drafts of poems, plays, novels, and other literary works, and similar materials.
California Moss eFlora is a collaborative effort of a broad group of professional and amateur bryologists, coordinated by UC Berkeley and Cal State Northridge. eFlora is meant to be used by journeymen bryologists.
Center for Social Science Research (CSSR) is an interdisciplinary research centre at the University of Cape Town dedicated to conducting and building capacity for systematic, policy-relevant social science research in South Africa, the region and across Africa.
Over 100 years of the Daily Mail newspaper – now online.
Department of Statistics Malaysia
Source of Malaysia’s official statistics online.
Dictionary of Regional American English (DARE)
Multi-volume reference work that documents words, phrases, and pronunciations that vary from one place to another place across the United States. DARE is based on face-to-face interviews carried out in all 50 states between 1965 and 1970 and on a comprehensive collection of written materials that cover our history from the colonial period to the present.
The Old Kingdom Giza Necropolis (dating from about 2500 BCE) is the site of thousands of tombs, temples, and ancient artifacts. With this website the Giza Archives staff seeks to provide a comprehensive online resource for scholarly research on Giza.
Handbook of Global Energy Policy
Global policy perspective on energy,mapping the emerging field of global energy policy both for scholars and practitioners; the focus is on global issues, but it also explores the regional impact of international energy policies
Multimedia platform of ebooks, articles, videos, and audio recordings on many subjects in the humanities and social sciences. The content of the ebooks comes from a variety of French publishing imprints, including L’Harmattan and Pagala.
Definitive scholarship on the world and artistry of Homer, the historical and cultural background of the Iliad and the Odyssey, Homeric scholarship, and Homeric reception from antiquity to the present into one collection.
Jepson eFlora contains taxonomic treatments for native and naturalized plants occurring in wildlands or otherwise outside of cultivation in California.
Liberty Magazine, 1924-1950
Represents a slice of Americana; it opens a unique and permanent perspective on a nation’s daily life, interests and values during a most vital and extraordinary period.
The LISTENER (News & Op/Ed of BBC), 1929-1991
a weekly publication, established by the BBC in 1929 as the medium for reproducing radio – and later, television – programmes in print. It is our only record and means of accessing the content of many early broadcasts.
Pakistan has established Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, by merging Federal Bureau of Statistics, the Population Census Organization, The Agriculture Census Organization and the Technical wing of Statistics Division.
Picture Post Historical Archive
Provides a fascinating snapshot of British life from the 1930s to the 1950s, with thousands of photos of ordinary people doing ordinary things – from boys rolling a tyre, to a view of a postwar bedsit, to young women on a rollercoaster – all caught in a single moment in time.
Proquest Historical Newspapers
Sabin Americana Digital Archive
Contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900’s. Included are books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions and more.
Singapore Department of Statistics
Slavery and Antislavery
- Part II: Slave Trade in the Atlantic World
- Part III: Institution of Slavery
- Part IV: Age of Emancipation
Important and current Slavic humanities periodicals in one searchable database.
State Papers Online: Eighteenth Century, 1714-1782
Key themes covered by the collection will be the establishment of the British Empire as a dominant Colonial power, the development of agriculture and industrialization, and European Enlightenment.
Murder, theatre, sport and politics come together in this digital archive.
The national center for the collection, processing and dissemination of statistical data generated for the Uganda’s management and development programs.
Japanese legal materials including over 240,000 case abstracts and full-text cases, decisions, legal books, journals and news articles legislation, full-text Japanese law books (Yuhikaku Vpass), government policy information materials, and real time news provided by Jiji Press.
Full-text access to the complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s.