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Review of Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence

Hill, Mark J. (2017) Review of Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence. A review journal for digital editions and resources, (6). (doi:10.18716/ride.a.6.7) (KAR id:90146)


The Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence (EE), under the directorship of Robert McNamee and made available on a subscription basis by Oxford University Press, is a text collection of over 70,000 individual letters (written between participants of the ‘republic of letters’), biographical details of contributors, and additional contextual information. This review offers an overview of the collection (or, perhaps more accurately, collections) and its technical presentation, and some brief reflections on the benefits and limitations of the database (and others of its sort) within the realm of digital text collections and digital scholarship generally.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.18716/ride.a.6.7
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Mark Hill
Date Deposited: 10 Sep 2021 14:10 UTC
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2021 09:43 UTC
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