New – access to Nineteenth Century House of Commons Parliamentary Papers online

 Staff and students now have access to this full text database, which includes documentation generated by the British Parliament and its day-to-day workings, 1800-1899. These documents include Bills, Reports of Committees and Commissioners, Command Papers and Accounts. The papers provide a rich record of the history and society of Great Britain during the Nineteenth Century. It is possible to browse the papers by subject headings, or to carry out a sophisticated search for specific papers. Funding for this resource has been provided nationally, so that all UK universities can have access without a subscription fee. Access is available on and off-campus, through Athens.