New material added to the ANU Library collection

20 January 2020

The ANU Library continues to grow our collection of resources, with significant collections now available for your use. Major acquisitions in late 2019 cover a wide range of subject areas, helping in your research and study.

Recently acquired digital collections include:

  • Early English Books Online – over 146,000 titles with page images of almost every work printed in the British Isles and North America, as well as works in English printed elsewhere from 1470-1700. More information here.
  • Foreign Office Files for Japan, 1919-1952 – from the National Archives UK. This resource contains formerly restricted Japan-specific documents and is enhanced by the addition of a selection of FO 371 Far Eastern General sub-series, and Western and American Department papers. More information here
  • East India Company India Office Records from the British Library, 1599-1947 – from the Company’s charter in 1600 to Indian independence in 1947, East India Company tells the story of trade with the East; politics; and the rise and fall of the British Empire. It records the challenges of a globalising world and sheds light on many contrasting narratives. Manuscript documents are fully searchable using Handwritten Text Recognition. More information here
  • Jacoby online - Fragmente der Griechischen Historiker (FGrHist, or FGrH), a collection of ancient Greek historic texts that were lost, except for fragments (citations, extracts and summaries) found in other sources. More information here
  • Business, management and accounting (Elsevier) – contains 94 journal titles in this collection, with volumes from 1995 to 2004.
  • Ebooks from the Institute of Physics (2019 release 6), Royal Society of Chemistry (2019 publications), Springer complete eBook Collection Biomedical and Life Science (access 2018-2020), CABI Environmental & Plant Sciences titles, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics 2006-2019 titles, Cambridge University Press Mathematics and Life Sciences ebook 2020 collections (CUP publications) and Morgan and Claypool (Engineering and computer science) synthesis 9 collection.

These collections can be found in the e-resources & databases list on the ANU Library website and the individual titles will be added to the catalogue.