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Women in Medieval Society: A Couple of Primary Sources

This is a guide to researching women in the Middle Ages in England and Western Europe

A Couple of Primary Sources

EEBO, Early English Books Online, see link with content annotation at bottom of this page. EEBO

Medieval Family Life, the Paston, Cely, Plumpton, Stonor and Armburgh Papers

This resource contains full colour images of the original medieval manuscripts that comprise these family letter collections along with full text searchable transcripts from the printed editions, where they are available. The original images and the transcriptions can be viewed side by side.

French Books Before 1601, film set 4265. In Remote Storage.  Search Books and Media by call number putting in the call number like this: 4265 Microfilm.  Look for the "Get This" button in the entry to ask to have films brought out from Remote Storage to the Circulation desk to use.  Or, e-mail to request.  Not all titles in this film set have entries in our online catalog. There is a notebook containing lists of the contents on each film reel in Consulting Reference Z 2162 .F7 1965. The set contains copies of books printed in France prior to 1601.

British Isles Online Primary Resources

This is a guide to the major electronic resources M.S.U. Libraries has bought or is subscribing to about/from the British Isles.

English Historical Documents

Provides modernized English language texts for major primary sources in English history from 500 to 1914, including American Colonial era documents. Browse by subjects (technology, foreign affairs, etc.), chronological timeline, or by original published volume order. Search by keyword or use advanced search for specific document title, personal name, or place name. Based on the print series (Main DA 26 .E55) edited by David C. Douglas.