McCain Library and Archives is home to the University Libraries Special Collections Department. This includes one of the leading children's literature collections in the United States, the de Grummond Collection.
Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains in one database an almost comprehensive collection of works published in the English language between the years 1473 and 1700. Library patrons may login and read works by Shakespeare, royal statutes, sermons, pamphlets and tracts, almanacs and more.
Early English Books Online