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British Isles Online Primary Resources: Periodicals

This is a guide to the major electronic resources M.S.U. Libraries has bought or is subscribing to about/from the British Isles. It can be used for literary, historical, political, or social/economic topics.

Periodicals

Country Life Archive

1897-2005 Country Life is a weekly British culture and lifestyle magazine focusing on fine art and architecture, the great country houses, and rural living. Every page is fully searchable, and reproduced in full color and high resolution. Country Life Archive presents a chronicle of more than 100 years of British heritage, including its art, architecture, and landscapes, with an emphasis on leisure pursuits such as antique collecting, hunting, shooting, equestrian news, and gardening.

1938-1957 Picture Post Historical Archive

Corresponds to the print set, which is in Special Collections Remote Storage, AP 4 f.P575, because its condition is very poor.  An illustrated, popular magazine about life in England during these years.

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