Irish Studies Online: A new digital resource for your library

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**With apologies for cross-posting**
 
Liverpool University Press is delighted to announce the launch of Irish Studies Online, a unique digital resource for libraries that combines the following:
 
  • 117 ebook volumes including volumes from the renowned Reappraisals in Irish History and Society for the Study of Nineteenth Century Ireland series with more added as they're released.
  • Eighteenth-Century Ireland (1986-2004): Over 250 articles from archive volumes 1-19 of a leading journal on Ireland in the eighteenth century.
  • Studia Hibernica (1961-2004): Over 270 articles from archive volumes 1-33 of a renowned journal on Irish Studies.
 
 
To request a 30-day free trial for your library, please contact Jessica Thompson, Library Sales and Marketing Executive (J.Thompson18@liverpool.ac.uk).
 
Would students and colleagues at your institution benefit from online access to this collection? Recommend Irish Studies Online to your library by simply forwarding them this email.
 
What are the benefits to your library?
  • Comprehensive: an expansive collection of monograph volumes and journal articles with over 60,000 pages of international scholarship from An Army of Tribes to Yeats in the Senate
  • Exclusive: all content is only available to libraries directly from LUP as part of this collection.
  • No embargo: immediate online access to the current content and all new releases in the Reappraisals in Irish History, Liverpool Studies in Irish Literature, and Society for the Study of Nineteenth-Century Ireland series over a five-year period. Plus, during this time libraries will also receive annual updates to include a selection ebooks across Irish Studies released over the previous 12 months.
  • Wide-ranging: Studia Hibernica was founded in 1961 and Eighteenth-Century Ireland in 1986, combining the journal archives with the ebook content offers comprehensive coverage of Irish Studies as a discipline.
  • Interdisciplinary: the collection offers a broad perspective on a variety of themes relating to Irish Studies including: history, society and culture, literature, religious studies, political history, language, gender studies, power, class, migration, economics, geography, and anthropology.
  • Renowned authors: noted contributors include Neil Corcoran, Virginia Crossman, Marianne Elliott, Gerardine Meaney, Frank Shovlin, Matthew Reznicek, Ragini Mohite, Zan Cammack, Neil Mann and James Murphy.
  • Key monographs: Irish, Catholic and Scouse: The History of the Liverpool-Irish, 1800-1940, An Army of Tribes: British Army Cohesion, Deviancy and Murder in Northern Ireland, Moving Histories: Irish Women's Emigration to Britain from Independence to Republic, The Golden Thread: Irish Women Playwrights, Reader's Guide to Yeats' A Vision, and Ireland and Partition.
  • Key articles: The 1916 Rising—a Coup d’État or a ‘Bloody Protest’? by F.X. Martin, Harvests and Hardship: Famine and Scarcity in Ireland in the Late 1720s by James Kelly, Mrs. Dingley’s Spectacles: Swift, Print and Desire by Aileen Douglas, and Design and Rule: Women in the Irish Countryside 1715-1831 by Finola O’Kane.
  • Interactive: available on our new super-fast, feature-rich online eReader which presents volumes with a crisp fully-scalable image and the ability to zoom in, bookmark, copy text, print, and download.
  • Digitally preserved: All content is digitally preserved in the CLOCKSS Archive.
 
2022 pricing: £9,500 / US$15,000
  • One-off purchase of current volumes plus five years' worth of select future ebook content with online access in perpetuity.
  • No online hosting fees.
 
To order, or if you have any questions, please contact Jennie Collinson, Head of Sales and Marketing (j.collinson@liverpool.ac.uk).