17th and 18th Century Burney Collection trial

Burney CollectionTrial access to the 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers database is currently available from Gale/CENGAGE Learning.

The newspapers and news pamphlets gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media from these two centuries. The Burney Collection includes nearly 1,270 pamphlets, proclamations, newsbooks and newspapers from the period, ranging in date from 1603 to the early 1800s — from England, Ireland, Scotland and a handful of papers from British colonies in the Americas and Asia.

To access the collection, point your browser to:

Feedback is welcome. Comments may be sent to Ann Skiold at saskiold@syr.edu.

Trial access is available through June 5, 2014.

Please note: Limited access to this resource is provided courtesy of the publisher/vendor for the purpose of evaluating the product and its potential value to the SU community.

For more information please refer to our Policy on Access to Licensed Resources.

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