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Web Resources

Australian Newspapers, Historic Australian Newspapers, 1803 to 1954
http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/

The British Empire Gateway
http://www.ualberta.ca/~janes/EMPIRE.html

Chartist Ancestors
http://www.chartists.net/

See Malcolm Chase, ‘Digital Chartists: Online Resources for the Study of Chartism’, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 14, Issue 2 2009 , pages 294 – 301

Mike Sanders, ‘The Chartist Text in an Age of Digital Reproduction’, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 14, Issue 2 2009 , pages 301 – 307

Database of Mid-Victorian wood-engraved Illustration (DMVI)
http://www.dmvi.cf.ac.uk/

Reviewed by Brian Maidment, ‘REVIEWS OF DIGITISED SCHOLARLY RESOURCES’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 13: (2008), pp. 108 — 124

The Dictionary of Victorian London
http://www.victorianlondon.org/

The Complete Works of Charles Darwin Online (darwin-online)
http://darwin-online.org.uk/

Reviewed by Jonathan Smith, ‘REVIEWS OF DIGITISED SCHOLARLY RESOURCES’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 13: (2008), pp. 108 — 124

Contemporary and Historical Census Collections (CHCC)
http://hds.essex.ac.uk/history/data/chcc.asp

See by Richard Deswarte, ‘Growing the “Faith in Numbers”: Quantitative Digital Resources and Historical Research in the Twenty-First Century’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 15.2 (2010)

Convict Records Online (relating to 75,000 convicts transported to Van Diemen’s Land)
http://www.archives.tas.gov.au/generic/convict-records-online

The Forget Me Not Archive
http://www.orgs.muohio.edu/anthologies/FMN/

Gladcat is an online catalogue of Gladstone’s reading and library, housed at St Deiniols
http://www.st-deiniols.com/the-library/gladcat.htm

Great Britain Historical Database Online
http://hds.essex.ac.uk/gbh.asp

See by Richard Deswarte, ‘Growing the “Faith in Numbers”: Quantitative Digital Resources and Historical Research in the Twenty-First Century’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 15.2 (2010)

Great Britain Historical Geographical Information System (GBHGIS)
http://www.gbhgis.org/

See Alexis Weedon, ‘Digital Resources and Quantitative Research’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 15.2 (2010)

Greenwood’s Map of London, 1827
http://users.bathspa.ac.uk/greenwood/

Historical GIS Research Network
http://www.hgis.org.uk/

See Alexis Weedon, ‘Digital Resources and Quantitative Research’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 15.2 (2010)

Histpop – The Online Historical Population Reports Website
www.histpop.org

See by Richard Deswarte, ‘Growing the “Faith in Numbers”: Quantitative Digital Resources and Historical Research in the Twenty-First Century’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 15.2 (2010)

John Leech Sketch Archives from Punch
http://www.john-leech-archive.org.uk/

Mapping Performance Culture: Nottingham 1857-1867
http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/mapmoment/

See Alexis Weedon, ‘Digital Resources and Quantitative Research’, Journal of Victorian Culture, 15.2 (2010)

Nines (Nineteenth-Century Scholarship on Line)
http://www.nines.org/

See Dana Wheeles, ‘Redesigning NINES’, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 15, Issue 1 April 2010 , pages 145 – 149

Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (NCSE)
http://www.ncse.ac.uk/index.html

See Malcolm Chase, ‘Digital Chartists: Online Resources for the Study of Chartism’, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 14, Issue 2 2009 , pages 294 – 301

Mike Sanders, ‘The Chartist Text in an Age of Digital Reproduction’, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 14, Issue 2 2009 , pages 301 – 307

Nineteenth-Century Poor Law Union and Workhouse Record
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documentsonline/workhouse.asp

The Old Bailey Online: Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913
http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/

See Rosalind Crone, ‘Crime – and its Fabrication: A Review of New Digital Resources in the History of Crime’,  Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 14, Issue 1 2009 , pages 125 – 134

Olive Schreiner Letters Online
www.oliveschreiner.org

The Poetess Archive
http://unixgen.muohio.edu/~poetess/index.html

The Reading Experience Database (RED), 1450–1945
http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/RED/

See Matthew Bradley, The Reading Experience Database, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 15, Issue 1 April 2010 , pages 151 – 153

Shafquat Towheed, ‘Reading in the Digital Archive’, Journal of Victorian Culture, Volume 15, Issue 1 April 2010 , pages 139 – 143

Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical
http://www.hrionline.ac.uk/sciper/

Trade Union Ancestors
http://www.unionancestors.co.uk/

The Victorian Plays Project
http://victorian.worc.ac.uk/modx/

The Victorian Turkish Baths
http://www.victorianturkishbath.org

Voluntary Action History Society
www.vahs.org.uk

The Workhouse
http://www.workhouses.org.uk/

General Nineteenth Century Web Resources

British History Online
http://www.british-history.ac.uk

Victoria Research Web (an indispensable research guide)
http://victorianresearch.org/

The Victorian Web
http://www.victorianweb.org/

General Literary Web Resources

The Literary Gothic
http://www.litgothic.com/index_fl.html

Minor Victorian Poets and Authors
http://gerald-massey.org.uk/

The Pre-Raphaelite Critic: Periodical Criticism of the Pre-Raphaelite Movement, 1846-1900
http://www.engl.duq.edu/servus/PR_Critic/index.html

Romantic Circles
http://www.rc.umd.edu/

Victorian Literary Studies Archive
http://victorian.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/concordance/

Victorian Women Writers Project
http://www.indiana.edu/~letrs/vwwp/

The Oscholars (a group of journals and webpages devoted to exploring the literature and arts of the fin-de-siècle)
http://www.oscholars.com/

Authors

Most Author Societies (below) provide links to specialist websites.

Mitsu Matsuoka’s Victorian Literary Studies Archive provides an excellent starting point for many writers.
http://victorian.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/concordance/

Grant Allen Website
https://docs.google.com/View?docid=dfj62zqb_20cfsvg4

Brontë Parsonage Museum and Brontë Society
http://www.bronte.org.uk/

The Browning Society
http://www.browningsociety.org/

Wilkie Collins Society
http://www.wilkie-collins.info/wilkie_collins_society.htm

The Diary of a Nobody Website
https://docs.google.com/View?docid=dfj62zqb_9283x4j2

The Dickens Project
http://www2.ucsc.edu/dickens/

The Disraeli Project
http://www.queensu.ca/disraeli/index.html

George Eliot
http://www.lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/Eliot.html

The Gaskell Society
http://www.gaskellsociety.co.uk/

The Gaskell Web
http://lang.nagoya-u.ac.jp/~matsuoka/Gaskell.html

George Gissing Website
https://docs.google.com/View?docid=dfj62zqb_169gx4gvwdk

The Thomas Hardy Association
http://arts.st-andrews.ac.uk/ttha/

William Morris Society
http://www.morrissociety.org/

The Ruskin Society
http://www.midwarks.info/ruskinsoc/

Robert Louis Stevenson Website
http://www.robert-louis-stevenson.org/

The Rossetti Archive
http://www.rossettiarchive.org/

The Tennyson Society
http://community.lincolnshire.gov.uk/thetennysonsociety/index.asp?catId=15855

The Trollope Society
http://www.trollopesociety.org/

The Oscar Wilde Society
http://www.oscarwildesociety.co.uk/

The Ellen Wood (Mrs Henry Wood) Website
http://www.mrshenrywood.co.uk/

The Charlotte Mary Yonge Fellowship
http://www.cmyf.org.uk/

Associations

AVSA, Australian Victorian Studies Association
http://www.avsa.unimelb.edu.au/

BAVS, British Association for Victorian Studies
http://www.bavsuk.org/index.htm

BWWA, Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Women Writers Association
http://www.ipfw.edu/bwwa/

Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies
http://www.nd.edu/~incshp/

NAVSA, North American Victorian Studies Association
http://www.cla.purdue.edu/english/navsa/

Research Society for Victorian Periodicals
http://www.rs4vp.org/vpr.html

Victorian Popular Fiction Association
http://fass.kingston.ac.uk/research/victorian/

Victorian Studies Association of Western Canada
http://web.uvic.ca/vsawc/