More on the microfiche collections:
- The General Collection
Over 20,000 texts for research in every area of
human life and ideas.
- Women Writers
This collection of works of imaginative literature
will eventually include about 4,500 authors, many never before
identified or studied.
- Art and Architecture
2,445 books sourced from the National Art Library
at the Victoria and Albert Museum, The British Library and the
- Books on Economics
Approximately 1,000 texts on economic history
focusing on the second half of the century.
- Children's Literature
A collection of 2,369 nineteenth-century books
- Books on British
Over 600 texts documenting the impact of British
colonization around the world.
- Books on Ireland
327 texts, mainly pamphlets, on all facets of
Irish political and social life.
- Books on China
733 works on the history and culture of China
selected from Henri Cordier's Biblioteca Sinica.
- Books on Linguistics
Over 1,200 texts for the historical study of language.
- Books on Publishing
and the Diffusion of Knowledge
Almost 800 texts for the study of printing, publishing
- Books on Evolution
319 essential books and pamphlets on the 'Darwinian
revolution' and controversies that surrounded it.