- Il catalogo (libri e periodici) del Gramsci
- Il catalogo italiano dei periodici, ACNP
- Il catalogo del polo bolognese di SBN
- Il catalogo del servizio bibliotecario nazionale (SBN)
Portal and data bank
- Città degli archivi
Access to the online consultation and research on a great section of the most significant archives for the history of the city of Bologna in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Includes indexes of around 200 selected in the field of economic disciplines, social sciences, legal sciences and historical sciences. You can consult indexes of periodicals and search articles by title, author and keyword.
Bibliographic online database including the summary of 156 cultural Italian magazines. You can search articles by subject, title, author and keyword.
- The European Library
Online portal of the project Europeana newspapers provides an immediate access to the digital collections of 48 European National Libraries, with the possibility of consulting more than 24 millions of full-text pages for free. You can search periodicals by title, date, language, country, field.
- International Institute of Social History
You can consult a great online catalogue including all scans of the writings of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels: letters, private documents and other projects are available on the platform of the institute for free.
- Risorse gratuite Ateneo di Bologna
Portal of full-texts sources provided by the University of Bologna for free. It includes the digital collection of historical and valuable works of the University of Bologna.
- European History Primary Sources (EHPS)
This portal collects and indexes the collections of online sources for the study of European history. You can search by country, language, date, subject and documentary type. It is promoted by the Library and Department of History and Civilization of the European University Institute in Florence.
Online publication programme of scientific magazines and magazines about humanities and social sciences in French. The portal offers the research and access to more than 137 digital magazines for free. You can search by magazine title, field, keyword, article and author.
- Greynet archive
Archive of documentation on the grey literature: more than 150 documents in English, organized by author and title. You have access to the front page and in most cases to the full-text of every document in PDF for free.
- Bibliografia del Parlamento italiano e degli studi elettorali
The BPR is a databank that collects references relating books, magazines, articles of periodicals and online contribution about the Italian Parliament and political election from 1848 to the present day. The Bibliography (updated on June 2015) includes more than 21.300 quotes and 2.600 full-texts derived from agreements with private publishers or in public domain.
- Pubblicazioni della Direzione generale per gli archivi
Catalogue of the national archives’ editions which are digitalized and online available. It includes more than 400 titles relating archival material.
- Documenti e immagini della Grande Guerra
It is promoted by Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo Unico. It is one of the most significant bibliographic, iconographic and documentary collection about the World War. It includes more than 500.000 scans of original documents. It is continuously updating.
- “La Stampa” archivio storico
Online archive of the newspaper of Turin “La Stampa” from 1867 to 2005. You can search by keyword and date.
- Il Cerchio di gesso
Complete reproduction of the magazine «Il cerchio di gesso» founded in Bologna in 1977 with the purpose of interpreting and analysing the Movement of 1977.
- Il Pioniere: settimanale di tutti i ragazzi d’Italia
The portal offers the access to the online consultation of all the dossier published from 1950 to 1970 in Il Pioniere, the illustrated periodical of Associazione Pionieri d’Italia (API). The portal provides also photographs, pamphlets and multimedia materials concerning the API’s activity.
- Effe, mensile femminista autogestito
The magazine on the ideas, works, research, studies and fights of the feminist collectives and groups in Italy. The online archive provides the consultation of the 84 issues of the magazine, published from November 1973 to December 1982.
L’Avanti! is one of the most significant newspaper on the political Italian history. Published for the first time in Rome in 1896 after the extraordinary election result achieved by the socialist party in the 1895 election.
Biblioteca Gino Bianco
The foundation Fondazione Alfred Lewin has digitized and posted online several pamphlets and periodicals, among which: L’Unità: problemi della vita italiana (1911-1920), founded by Gaetano Salvemini, and Critica Sociale: Rivista quindicinale (1891-1894), directed by Filippo Turati, La Voce: rivista settimanale (1908-1915), directed by Giuseppe Prezzolini.