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Online Resources - eBooks, eMagazines and Newspapers

eBooks and eMagazines

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Overdrive Digital Library is the free, easy to use, Digital Library. Available 24/7, it allows library members to download and read eBooks and eAudiobooks with no late fees.
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lib_online_oxvshort Oxford Very Short Introductions Database offers the chance to read a selection of the popular series of books "Very Short Introductions". So whether it is mathematics, nutrition, British politics or contemporary art this resource is the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject.
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RBdigital Magazines RBdigital Magazines is the Library's eMagazine service and offers full digital copies of your favourite magazines available for free download to your computer, smartphone or tablet with no late fees.
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Newspapers

lib_online_19cnews 19th Century British Library Newspapers contains full runs of newspapers, journals, magazines and other serialized publications specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth century Britain. The database includes The Aberdeen Journal. Download the User Guide (PDF - 572 KB).
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lib_online_britishnewsarchive British Newspaper Archive contains millions of pages of historical news content, including The Press and Journal (1748 - 1950) and The Evening Express (1879 - 1955) and enables keyword searching. The website offers the ability to download and save articles in PDF format. Download the User Guide (PDF - 544 KB).
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lib_online_illustratedlondon Illustrated London News is an archive of the world's first illustrated weekly newspaper from its debut in 1842 until 2003.
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lib_online_newsstand Scotsman Archive & UK Newsstand offers every edition of The Scotsman from 1817 to 1950. UK Newsstand is a selection of newspapers from the UK and Ireland.
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lib_online_ukpress UK Press Online offers a wide range of historic newspapers, including access to The Daily Express from 1900 to the present. 
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