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EEBO: Early English Books Online

EEBO: Early English Books Online 


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Who should use this database?

Researchers in many subject areas, including: English literature, history, philosophy, linguistics, theology, music, fine arts, education, mathematics, and science..

What kinds of materials are referenced in the database?

Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War

What years does the database cover?

1473-1700.