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Early English Books Online (EEBO)

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Michael Manasco
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What is EEBO?

Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains scanned images of "virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700."  The subjects in this collection range from English literature to music to science. 

UAH Salmon Library provides access to all four EEBO collections, which are:

  • Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640)
  • Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700)
  • Thomason Tracts (1640-1661)
  • Early English Books Tract Supplement

More information about each collection is found below.

Getting Started in EEBO

More Information About Each Collection