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Project Gutenberg
“Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books, or eBooks. Michael Hart, founder of Project Gutenberg, invented eBooks in 1971 and continues to inspire the creation of eBooks and related technologies today.”

Delpher
Over a million Dutch books, newpapers and journal articles.

Folger Digital Texts
Texts of Shakespeare’s plays, sonnets, and poems, encoded in TEI.

Oxford Text Archive
“The University of Oxford Text Archive develops, collects, catalogues and preserves electronic literary and linguistic resources for use in Higher Education, in research, teaching and learning. The OTA also gives advice on the creation and use of these resources, and is involved in the development of standards and infrastructure for electronic language resources.”

The Rossetti Archive
“The Rossetti Archive facilitates the scholarly study of Dante Gabriel Rossetti, the painter, designer, writer, and translator who was, according to both John Ruskin and Walter Pater, the most important and original artistic force in the second half of the nineteenth century in Great Britain.”

The William Blake archive
“A free site on the World Wide Web since 1996, the Blake Archive was conceived as an international public resource that would provide unified access to major works of visual and literary art that are highly disparate, widely dispersed, and more and more often severely restricted as a result of their value, rarity, and extreme fragility. A growing number of contributors have given the Archive permission to include thousands of Blake’s images and texts without fees.”

Algernon Charles Swinburne project
“The Swinburne Project is a digital collection and scholarly project devoted to the life and work of Victorian poet Algernon Charles Swinburne and to digital encounters with Swinburne’s works and related documents and information resources.”

CELT
developed at University College Cork in order to “bring the wealth of Irish literary and historical culture to the Internet in a rigorously scholarly and user-friendly project for the widest possible range of readers and researchers”.

DBNL
“The Digital Library of Dutch Literature is a collection of primary and secondary information on Dutch language and literature in its historical, social and cultural context.”