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trial access to 19th Century British Library Newspapers

Hi all,

Trial access to this database is now available at

The trial runs from April 30, 2008 to May 30, 2008. For off-campus access, please login via VPN first (http://vpn.umbc.edu). Then follow the link under "News & Events" on the library homepage.

For more info on remote access, please see http://aok.lib.umbc.edu/services/remoteaccess.php

Please let us know what you think.


Comments (2)

Danika Rockett:

I am about to start working on my dissertation, which will focus on 19th century British culture. This database would be GREAT for my research; however, I was unable to log in. I tried both numbers on my UMBC ID card, but neither worked ...

Danika Rockett
LLC PhD Student, UMBC

Janet Hack:

You will need to either use the UMBC VPN (Virtual Private Network) or a UMBC direct dial connection in order to access the trial databases from off-campus. Please see http://aok.lib.umbc.edu/services/remoteaccess.php for more information on connecting from off-campus.

Janet Hack
Reference/Web Services Librarian

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