The bibliographic data used in this projects has been sourced from the following libraries and collections:
The Perkins Agricultural Library at the University of Southampton is a rich research resource for those interested in the practice and improvement of agriculture in the 18th and 19th centuries. It holds diverse source materials in this area, including an extensive collection of county surveys in print. View our reports on this collection here.
ECCO, or Eighteenth Century Collections Online, is a digitisation partnership between the Text Creation Partnership and Gale Cengage. It is based on the English Short Title Catalogue. It delivers every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in Great Britain during the eighteenth century, including a substantial number of digitised surveys . View our reports on this collection here.
The University of Glasgow Library holds materials of international significance, including a substantial collection of the county surveys. View our reports on this collection here.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, with its living collections and herbarium, offers one of the world’s best resources for learning about the natural world. The RBGE has an extensive research library and significant special collections including a large set of the County Surveys.