Early American Imprints

Link to Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639-1800
Link to Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker 1801-1819

Description:
Series I: Books, pamphlets, serials, and other printed works published in America 1639 - 1800 with 36,000 items. Based on Charles Evans, American Bibliography with additions from Roger Bristol's Supplement.

Series II: Books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in America from 1801 through 1819. Contains many state papers and government materials. Based on the American Bibliography by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker, which is now supplemented by thousands of new items.

General info:
Number of simultaneous users: Unlimited
Format: PDF
Export citation: No

Logistics:
Printing: While viewing imprints, you can print a copy of the current page. Click on the printer tool in the image view tool bar, then select the paper size and orientation via the prompts at the Readex site (NOT via your browser menu); next, activate your browser's Print function. Depending on the specific imprint, you will also see one or more of the following downloading tools on your image viewer tool bar: black & white or color PDF, black & white TIF, or color JPEG. To print multiple pages, you must download them first. Click on the "Download Pages" above the image display pane. A new "Downloading Options" tab will open; enter the desired page numbers in the boxes (or check off a desired page title in the form below the boxes) and click the Download button. your Document Options window will refresh and display the requested page(s) with Adobe Acrobat Reader. You can use Acrobat's full functionality to move through your downloaded pages, resize the images, and save or print the pages, etc.
Downloading: Click on the "Download Pages" above the image display pane. A new "Downloading Options" tab will open; enter the desired page numbers in the boxes (or check off a desired page title in the form below the boxes) and click the Download button. your Document Options window will refresh and display the requested page(s) with Adobe Acrobat Reader. You can use Acrobat's full functionality to move through your downloaded pages, resize the images, and save or print the pages, etc. Note: You can get a maximum of 25 pages in a single download. You can use the Downloading Options as many times as you want.
Reading offline: PDF or TIFF
Chapter-level Linking: Yes
Plug-in software needed: Adobe Reader PDF viewer
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