Slavery and Anti-Slavery : a Transnational Archive (Trial)

This trial will end 13 October 2017

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive consists of more than five million cross-searchable pages sourced from books, pamphlets, newspapers, periodicals, legal documents, court records, monographs, manuscripts, and maps from many different countries. The primary source material is accompanied by research guides, subject outlines, and scholarly essays on the subject.  The archive also offers links to websites, biographies, chronology, bibliographies, and information on key collections, to give users background and context for further research.

The archive has four collections:  Part I: Debates over slavery and abolition — Part II: Slave trade in the Atlantic world — Part III: The institution of slavery — Part IV: The age of emancipation.

2 Responses to “Slavery and Anti-Slavery : a Transnational Archive (Trial)”

  1. trevor burnard says:

    This is a fabulous source, full of material that will enable students and researchers to work on a huge variety of slavery and antislavery works. I recommend it with the highest enthusiasm. Trevor Burnard

  2. Jennifer Milam says:

    This is a remarkable resource that will advance the research capability of researchers working in this area from Melbourne. I highly recommend it as a valuable resource for students and researchers who have projects that touch on slavery. The division into four collections is helpful.

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