Gale Digital Scholar Lab

General Information

The Gale Digital Scholar Lab is a platform that allows users to discover and create collections of digitized texts from the Gale Historical Collections, run a variety of statistical analyses on them, and visualize the resulting data.
A the moment, users are required to have a Google/Gmail account in order to use the product. (October 2021)
For further information on this product, see


Digital Scholar Lab Access Instructions (UTORid required)

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The following archives are available within this product:

17th and 18th Century Burney Newspapers Collection
17th and 18th Century Nichols Newspapers Collection
19th Century UK Periodicals
American Amateur Newspapers from the American Antiquarian Society
American Fiction, 1774-1920
American Historical Periodicals from the American Antiquarian Society
Archives Unbound
Archives of Sexuality and Gender
Associated Press Collections Online
Brazilian and Portuguese History and Culture
British Library Newspapers
China and the Modern World
Crime, Punishment, and Popular Culture 1790-1920
Daily Mail Historical Archive
The Economist Historical Archive
Eighteenth Century Collections Online
Illustrated London News Historical Archive 1842-2003
The Independent Digital Archive 1986-2016
Indigenous Peoples: North America
International Herald Tribune Historical Archive 1887-2013
Liberty Magazine Historical Archive 1924-1950
The Listener Historical Archive 1929-1991
The Making of Modern Law
The Making of Modern Law: American Civil Liberties Union Papers 1912-1990
The Making of Modern Law: Foreign Primary Sources
The Making of Modern Law: Foreign, Comparative, and International Law 1600-1926
The Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926
The Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources
The Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926
The Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs 1832-1978
The Making of the Modern World
Nineteenth Century Collections Online
Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers
Picture Post Historical Archive 1938-1957
Political Extremism and Radicalism in the Twentieth Century
Punch Historical Archive 1841-1992
Religions of America
Sabin Americana, 1500-1926
Smithsonian Collections Online
Sunday Times Digital Archive
The Telegraph Historical Archive
The Times Digital Archive
Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
U.S. Declassified Documents Online
Women's Studies Archive