Bibliotheque Nationale de France's digital library.
Provides free electronic access to one of the world's largest collections of digitized books, periodicals, documents, manuscripts, images and audio-visual resources. One can browse (Decouverte), search (Recherche), or explore thematic groupings of materials (Dossiers).
Le Monde articles published back to 1954 (French edition), and back to 1996 (English edition).
Fully searchable archive of all articles published in the original French edition back to the first issue in 1954 and back to 1996 for the English edition. 6-month moving wall limits access to current content. However, the Library maintains a print subscription which can be found in Newspaper/Microforms, 40 Doe Library.
With a database of images, texts, charts and historical maps, the site allows you to explore the parallel stories of Gothic architecture and the formation of France in the 12th and 13th centuries, considered in three dimensions