Both primary and secondary sources. Brings together all known legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery. Also includes books, pamphlets, and articles about slavery.
Topics covered include the African Coast, the Middle Passage, the varieties of slave experience, religion, revolts, abolition, and legislation. The collection also includes case studies from America, the Caribbean, Brazil, and Cuba
Collection of India Office Records, containing royal charters, correspondence, trading diaries, minutes of council meetings and reports of expeditions, among other document types. This resource charts the history of British trade and rule in the Indian subcontinent and beyond from 1600 to 1947. Includes Module 1: Trade, Governance and Empire, 1600-1947
Coverage: 1888-2010. Initially focused on the global financial and economic issues, the Financial Times expanded coverage in the post war years, reporting on topics such as industry, energy and international politics.