Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)

Provides access to full-text books from the 18th century.

How to access this e-resource

Log in with your Kent IT account details.

Alternative interface Historical Texts allows you to cross-search EEBO, ECCO and 19th Century Books from the British Library


Full text access to 150,000 titles, including all significant English language and foreign titles published in the UK and a substantial number from North America.


Useful if you study: 

  • History 
  • British History 
  • Colonial History 
  • 18th Century history 

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