Historical E-Resources A-Z


Frantext is a major corpus of French texts spanning the 16th to 20th centuries. The database currently contains full text of approximately 3500 works.

Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS). "This website allows you to access FRUS full-text e-documents free of charges. "The Foreign Relations of the United States series presents the official documentary historical record of major U.S. foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity. The series, which is produced by the State Department's Office of the Historian, began in 1861.... The volumes published ... contain declassified records from all the foreign affairs agencies. Foreign Relations volumes contain documents from Presidential libraries, Departments of State and Defense, National Security Council, Central Intelligence Agency, Agency for International Development, and other foreign affairs agencies as well as the private papers of individuals involved in formulating U.S. foreign policy."

Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS) -- University of Wisconsin Digital Collections. "This digital facsimile of Foreign Relations of the United States is a project of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries in collaboration with the University of Illinois at Chicago Libraries. This is an incomplete run from 1861-1960 with missing volumes being added as they can be acquired and processed."

This CD-ROM (in German) contains approximately 25 000 long time series taken from the German Bank's monetary statistics on trends in the monetary and banking systems, the capital market and external relations from 1948 to 1997.

The EUI Library has established a partnership with Google that enables the EUI community to link to EUI-subscribed online materials from within Google Scholar by clicking on the "Full-text @ EUI Library" textual link. Users must set preferences on their own browsers in order to enable the linking to EUI Library resources and maximum two other libraries.

Unique collection of full text dictionaries of the French language from each century, starting in the late Middle Ages to 19th century. This is a unique collection of 14 full text dictionaries of the French language from each century, starting in the late Middle Ages until 19th century):

Dictionnaire de la langue française / E. Littré (1872-1876).

Dictionnaire historique de l'ancien langage françois / La Curne de Sainte-Palaye (1882).

Dictionnaire de l'Académie française (1762).

Nouveau dictionnaire universel des synonymes de la langue française / F. Guizot (1822).

Dictionnaire universel / A. Furetière (1690).

Dictionnaire philosophique / Voltaire (1820).-- Curiositez françoises pour supplément aux dictionnaires / A. Oudin (1649).

Thresor de la langue françoyse... / J. Nicot (1606).

Dictionnaire français contenant les mots et les choses / P. Richelet (1680).

Dictionaire [sic] etymologique / G. Ménage (1694).

Dictionnaire des arts et des sciences / T. Corneille (1694).

Dictionnaire universel françois et latin vulgairement appelé Dictionnaire de Trévoux (1743-1752).

Dictionaire [sic] critique de la langue française / J.-F. Féraud (1787).

Dictionnaire grammatical de la langue françoise / J.-F. Féraud (1761).

A series of digital PhDs in the field of history produced in collaboration with the authors and the electronic publishing staff of Columbia University Press. Each e-text offers extensive documentation, hyperlinks to supplementary literature, images, music, video, search feature, and links to related web sites. This Project is part of the History Cooperative, a portal site to resources for the study of world and US History for historians on the web, including full text of documents, journal articles and multimedia resources.


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