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Trial: Nineteenth Century Collections Online

23 March 2017

Till April 14, 2017 you have access to Nineteenth Century Collections Online

Leiden University staff and students have trial access to Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) until April 14,  2017. Take a look at this resource and let us know what you think.

NCCO offers fully searchable primary source collections of the long nineteenth century sourced through partnerships between Gale and almost 100 libraries. It unites multiple distinct archives into a single resource of over 100 types of primary source documents, including books, newspapers, periodicals, diaries and personal letters, manuscripts, photographs, pamphlets, maps and sheet music.  Archives published in the program include works in Western as well as non-Western languages.

NCCO is divided into twelve collections:

Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange
British Politics and Society
British Theatre, Music, and the Arts: High and Popular Culture
Children's Literature and Childhood
Europe and Africa: Commerce, Christianity, Civilization, and Conquest
European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection
Mapping the World: Maps and Travel Literature
Photography: The World Through the Lens
Religion Spirituality, Reform and Society
Science, Technology and Medicine, 1780-1925 Part I and Part II
Women: Transnational Networks

After trying NCCO please send your comments to the subject librarian Susanne van Rijn. Do get in touch, your feedback is important and will help us in evaluating if this resource is worth subscribing.


Students and staff at Leiden University have access outside the campus network by using their ULCN login data via: Catalogue Leiden University > tab Find databases > Nineteenth Century Collections Online (TRIAL)