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  • Historical Statistics of the United States
    Available as a one-time purchase with a minimal annual maintenance fee. The Millenial Edition of HSUS is the first revised and updated edition since 1975! It contains more than 37,000 annual time series of historical information covering virtually every quantifiable dimension of American history: population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, governance, and international relations, all from the earliest times to the present. The Millennial Edition is truly the definitive source for American statistical information. Users will find HSUS Online the ultimate research tool - they can quickly download, combine, or graph tables, and even export data into Excel or other spreadsheet programs.
  • Cambridge Companions Online (CCOL)
    CCO is a major new online resource for the humanities. The online collection enhances and complements the book series by offering users unrivaled access and functionality. There are nearly 250 titles available in 3 packages:
    • The Complete Companions Collection
    • The Literature and Classics Companion Collection
    • The Philosophy, Religion and Culture Companions Collection
  • From Homer to Harold Pinter, Dickens to Descartes, over 2,400 searchable essays in the Humanities are now available online. 
  • Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson Online
    Ben Jonson Online presents the complete writings for readers of the twenty-first century, in the light of current editorial thinking and recent scholarly interpretation and discovery. Here are the key features:
    • Presents the entire Jonsonian canon, including plays, court masques and entertainments, poems, prose works and letters
    • Provides multiple texts of Jonson's writings in both old-spelling and modern-spelling
    • Digital comparison tool which allows different versions of transcriptions to be viewed together
    • Includes extensive contextual and critical material, including analytical essays, documentary records, music sources, a performance archive and an interactive timeline
    • Comprehensive search capabilities, across works, essays, records and reference collections
  • Cambridge Histories Online (CHO)
    The Cambridge Histories have become an established and essential component of the academic research library, and now, for the first time, over 250 of these well-known, used and trusted volumes published since the 1960's will be available online, adding immense value to the texts and enhancing any aspect of historical research. Cambridge Histories Online (CHO) will be an indispensable research tool for undergraduates and academics alike. It will offer impressive functionality, enabling quick and easy access to content and the tools to make the content usable in a time effective way, including extensive bibliographic reference linking, personal archives, citation export, remote access and user control display features. At launch CHO will cover 14 subject areas, including, General History, Regional History, Literary Studies, Philosophy, and Religious Studies.
  • Dictionary of Irish Biography: From the Earliest Times to the Year 2002  (DIB)
    Published in collaboration with the Royal Irish Academy, the Dictionary of Irish Biography is the most comprehensive and authoritative biographical reference work available both in print and online for Ireland. From James Ussher to James Joyce, St Patrick to Patrick Pearse, St Brigit to Maud Gonne MacBride, Maria Edgeworth to Elizabeth Bowen, Edward Carson to Bobby Sands, this indispensable resource outlines the careers at home and overseas of prominent men and women born in Ireland, north and south, and the noteworthy Irish careers of those born outside Ireland. Distinctive features of the Dictionary include the particular attention paid to outstanding women who have previously been overlooked and its broad coverage of the modern period.

  • Econometrics Society Monographs Online (ESMO)
    The Econometrics Society Monographs are high quality research works in the fields of Economic Theory, Econometrics, and Quantitative Economics more generally.  ESMO, produced in partnership with the Econometric Society, integrates these works into a powerful online interface, making these unique works available online FOR THE FIRST TIME and exclusively through Cambridge University Press.  ESMO is updated continuously with new essays and bibliographies taken from the book series as soon as they become available.  Around three new titles will appear each year.  ESMO is available for a ONE-TIME PURCHASE FEE covering access to the 42 monographs published to date.  For an additional fee, users will have access to new monographs in the series as they are published.  There is an annual maintenance fee of $50 for the Archive. 
  • Lectrix
    Lectrix is a powerful online tool designed to help students read Greek and Latin texts in the original language. It provides all the information required to understand a text at the click of a mouse, including commentaries, dictionary, parser and translation. Four greek and four Latin texts are available. Pricing is available for:
    • Lectrix (Complete Collection)
    • Lectrix (Greek Texts)
    • Lectrix (Latin Texts)
  • Orlando
    Orlando is a comprehensive electronic database relating to women's writing in the British Isles, from the earliest times to today. It offers a wealth of biographical and critical information on more than 850 British women writers, together with related entries on literary and historical events, male writers and non-British women writers. Orlando also includes entries on living writers, and is updated at regular intervals with new information relating to past and present events.
  • Shakespeare Survey Online
    Available as a one-time purchase with a minimal annual maintenance fee.  Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and production. Since 1948, Survey has published the best international scholarship in English and many of its essays have become classics of Shakespeare criticism. Each volume is devoted to a theme, or play, or group of plays; each also contains a section of reviews of that year's textual and critical studies, and of the year's major British performances. This wealth of information is now available as a fully searchable online product.


Libraries ordering through Nebraska Library Commission will be eligible for a 10% discount off list price in year one; in subsequent years Cambridge will offer a 5% discount off renewal pricing. For a price quote please contact the Nebraska Library Commission Technology & Access Services department at 800-307-2665 or 402-471-2045 or email Databases.

Remote Access:

Remote access to content available for authorized users.

Subscription Term:

January 1 through December 31. 


December 15 for a January 1 start date.  Prorated mid-term subscriptions are also available. 

To Place an Order:

Please print off, fill out and mail/fax the Cambridge University Press Purchase Agreement and the Cambridge Subscriber License Agreement to Susan Knisely, Nebraska Library Commission, 1200 N Street, Suite 120, Lincoln, NE 68508-2023 Fax: 402-471-2083. 


Trials will be set up using IP authentication.  To request a trial please email Susan Knisely with the names of the products you are interested in, as well as your institutions IP address/range.

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