Nineteenth Century Collections Online

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Nineteenth Century Collections Online offers primary source collections of the long nineteenth century sourced through partnerships with libraries. The University of Sheffield subscribes to the following collections:

  • British Politics and Society - primary sources providing context for British politics and political reform and covering key events and political figures, working-class political theory, and aspects of nineteenth century society.
  • British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture - primary sources related to the arts in the Victorian era
  • European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection - volumes from the Corvey Castle Library collection in English, French and German
  • Religion, Society, Spirituality, and Reform - church publications, missionary society papers and personal archives
  • Science, Technology, and Medicine: 1780-1925, Parts I and II - includes journals, books, reports and personal documents
  • Women: Transnational Networks - primary sources on gender and class, including European and North American social reform movements


Access is available directly from this page by connecting to the Nineteenth Century Collections Online website - you'll be prompted to log in to MUSE as necessary.


If you experience any difficulties in using this eResource please call the Library Help Service on extension 27200 or email