New Feature: Darwin Online
Darwin Online is the largest most widely consulted edition of the writings of Darwin ever published.
New resource on the Athol Public Library Website!
"Darwin Online is the largest and most widely consulted edition of the
writings of Darwin ever published. It is probably the most extensive
scholarly website devoted to any historical figure.
This website contains over 219,804 pages of searchable text and
219,900 electronic images, at least one exemplar of all known Darwin
publications, reproduced to the highest scholarly standards, both as
searchable text and electronic images of the originals. The majority
of these have been edited and annotated here for the first time with
more than 4,900 original editorial notes.
This website also provides the largest collection of Darwin's private
papers and manuscripts ever published: c. 20,000 items across c.
100,000 images, thanks primarily to the kind permission of Cambridge
Darwin Online is a project of the British Arts and Humanities Research Council.
Posted: to Athol Library News on Wed, Mar 11, 2015
Updated: Mon, Mar 30, 2015