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Taylor & Francis eBooks |

Over 65,000 eBooks from the world's leading humanities and social science publisher.

Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to Routledge’s entire list, in addition to selected titles from Psychology Press and Focal Press. Titles can be purchased individually or as part of subject eCollections with special discounts available for large orders.

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Routledge Handbooks Online |

Launched in 2015, Routledge Handbooks Online provides access to our highly acclaimed collection of handbooks by leading scholars. Every title within RHO is surrounded with meaningful metadata and abstracts at a chapter level, making it fully searchable and browsable, providing a functionality of greater value to the student and researcher. 

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CRCnetBASE offers instant access to the world's premier scientific, technical and medical references with added support for libraries. Our subject collections are designed to meet the individualized needs of any sized library or institution. 

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Unique Online Platforms only available direct from Routledge

Our range of digital reference platforms provide access to a range of multi-media and online resources for students, instructors and researchers.

Compiled, curated and indexed by expert editors, and with powerful built-in search functionalities, they open up access to knowledge, guidance and data that will help thousands of users.

Routledge Performance Archive |

Providing unique access to an unprecedented range of audio-visual material from past and present practitioners of performance that helps make teaching come alive and creates better research. 

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English Historical Documents |

Providing access to over 5,500 primary source documents – an essential resource for institutions where British History is either taught or researched. 

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Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy |

The largest and most comprehensive resource available for all those involved in the study of philosophy. It is a trusted source of quality information, providing access to over 2,700 articles that have been edited for level and consistency by a team of renowned subject experts. 

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Europa World |

An interactive library offering detailed surveys with information on the latest economic, political and statistical information for 250 countries and territories. 

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Europa World of Learning |

A guide to the world of higher education listing global institutions of higher education and learning, and the people who work within them.

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World Who’s Who – Europa Biographical Database |

An essential online biographical reference tool that brings together hard-to-find details for over 60,000 of the world’s most eminent personalities.

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IISS The Armed Conflict Database |

An authoritative and unique source of online data that provides independent analysis on current and recent conflicts.

History of Feminism |

History of Feminism covers the fascinating subject of feminism over the long nineteenth century (1776–1928). It contains an extensive range of primary and secondary resources, including full books, selected chapters, and journal articles, as well as new thematic essays, and subject introductions on its structural themes.

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Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism |

Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism is the largest and most comprehensive resource available for all those involved in the study of modernism from students to academics.

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The Greenleaf Online Library (GOL) |

The digitized Greenleaf Online Library (GOL) provides unlimited access to both the archive ebooks and newly released titles. GOL contains more than 5,000 chapters and articles from more than 300 books.

The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) |

The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) contains more than 10,000 individually searchable chapters, case studies and journal papers drawn from more than 800 book and journal volumes, published by the leading independent sustainability publisher, Greenleaf Publishing, and several partner organizations. Each item carries its own metadata, which means that the collection is fully searchable at the chapter/article level.

Digital Platform Endorsements

Routledge Historical Resources: History of Feminism

Highly Recommended by Choice Magazine

"A rich trove of feminist scholarship." – S. Markgren, Manhattan College, CHOICE Reviews

English Historical Documents

"Perhaps the most important historical undertaking of our age." – Times Literary Supplement

Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism

Rated Essential by Choice Magazine

"There is currently no scholarly online encyclopedia with such an expansive focus." – L. J. Sherlock, Victoria University, CHOICE Reviews

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Highly Recommended by Choice Magazine

"Since its publication, Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy has become the leading work in its field." – CHOICE Reviews

Routledge Performance Archive

Highly Recommended by Choice Magazine

"This archive is a ground-breaking resource for sharing material developed in multiple theatrical contexts and traditions with academic/professional audiences." – Choice Reviews

Europa World Plus

"Users will be grateful to find otherwise elusive information, and the statistical data will be a boon to researchers seeking comparative country statistics. Highly recommended for all libraries" – Library Journal

Armed Conflict Database

"Recommended for academic and special libraries supporting scholarly research in international conflict resolution, peace studies, and international affairs generally." – Reference Reviews