Digital collections and archives for learning, teaching and research

This website provides an introduction to digital collections designed for education. They are mainly aimed at university students, researchers and librarians but many of the online archives are open to anyone. The collections cover areas such as history, social sciences, or science and engineering and include, for example, journals, newspapers and images.

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Protected collections which require a subscription or authentication are marked with a padlock icon (Padlock icon).

Credible, trusted sources of information

These collections are supported via JISC and JISC Collections. They are provided in association with publishers and institutions including The British Library, The National Archives, Royal Society of Chemistry, Thomson Reuters, Oxford University Press and many other leading universities and libraries.

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