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What’s in an Acronym? BOPCRIS

Dear Readers, I give you this awesome link, which no doubt some of you are already familiar with:

BOPCRIS from the University of Southhampton.

BOPCRIS digitisation projects
Digitisation activities
We provide high quality digital images of texts, pictures and maps from bound volumes, foldouts and single sheet documents. Clients include Jane Austen Chawton House Library, British Library, University of London – The Warburg Institute, British History Online, University of Cambridge, University of Bristol, Durham University, London School of Economics, University of Manchester, Newcastle University, University College London, Oxford University Press, University of Warwick, Southampton City Council and the Archaeological Institute.

You might also consider aiding their efforts to raise money to retain the archives noted here. The Broadlands Archives

Filling more than 4,500 boxes of documents, the Archives include hundreds of thousands of papers relating to Lord Palmerston and Lord Mountbatten. They are one of the UK’s most significant family and estate collections.

There’s also this:

British Pamphlets of the 19th Century

The Plymouth Medical Society Historical Collection

Yorkshire Women’s lives, 1100 to the Present.

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Karenmc
Karenmc
12 years ago

Oh, this is so cool. Thanks for sharing.

Jane Austen
12 years ago

Pitt has a really cool database of 19th century school books that I always loved to browse.

Louisa Cornell
12 years ago

OH NO !!!! Not more fabulous research sites!! I am DOOMED. Doomed I tell you. There is NO escape!

Diane Gaston
12 years ago

Omigosh, Carolyn. Too much information.

Today I put Ackermann in EBay’s search field, selecting “Art” and I found bunches of Fashion and Architectural prints.

Carolyn
12 years ago

There is no such thing as too much information. Only too little time.

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