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Extended essays - a research resources guide for English undergraduates: eTexts

Subjects: English

What is OxLIP+?

http://oxlip-plus.bodleian.ox.ac.uk

OxLIP+ (Oxford Libraries Information Platform) is the gateway to the electronic resources subscribed to by the Bodleian Libraries.  You can use this service to: search, browse and access e-resources, cross-search a wide range of datasets simultaneously, add selected resources to a personalized area and access subscription resources remotely.

The resources available via OxLIP+ include:

  • bibliographic and full-text databases
  • electronic journals and online newspapers
  • general reference works
  • exam papers
  • subject-specific resources, e.g. ABELL

For more information go to our guide on Finding and connecting to e-resources and e-journals using Oxlip+

Early English Books Online (EEBO)

 

EEBO contains the page images of over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard and Redgrave's Short Title Catalogue (1475 - 1640), and Wing's Short Title Catalogue (1641 - 1700), of which 44,000 are now fully searchable as a result of the EEBO Text Creation Partnership.

(N.B. If you are not connected to the Oxford network you will need to login with your Oxford Single Sign On username and password to gain full access to the above online resources)

Past Masters

Past Masters is a collection of full-text humanities works in scholarly editions. It contains the works and/or correspondence of many major literary authors, philosophers and other intellectuals as well as collections of correspondence by period.

Past Masters is available via OxLIP+.

LION (Literature Online)

LION provides access to the full text of more than 350,000 British and American original works (as well as links to useful background material) and critical works such as journal articles and citations.

LION is available through OxLIP+

If you have not used this resource before, you may find the LION Help section useful: http://literature.proquest.com/help/homepage.jsp

Remember to sign in using your Single Sign-On if you are trying to access this resource away from the University network.

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)

ECCO provides fully searchable full text access to nearly 180,000 English-language titles and editions published between 1701 and 1800. There are also links from the bibliographic records on OLIS.

You can conduct a basic search of ECCO from here:

 

 

For more advanced searching and to use the full range of options available, we recommended you access ECCO via OxLIP+

(N.B. If you are not connected to the Oxford network you will need to login with your Oxford Single Sign On username and password to gain full access to the above online resource)