Chapter 11. Periodicals

Table of Contents

This section is limited to works not restricted to a national literature, genre, or subject.

Research Methods


Marshall, Ashley, and Robert D. Hume. ““The Joys, Possibilities, and Perils of the British Library’s Digital Burney Newspapers Collection”.” Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America 104.1 (2010): 5–52.

Although focused on Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney Collection Newspapers (I524), addresses problems (especially involving full-text searching), limitations, and frustrations that face users of any newspaper digital archive. Additionally, the authors suggest the archives’ important research uses for literature scholars and bibliographers.