THE INTERNET PUBLIC LIBRARY The Internet Public Library is a public service organization and a learning/teaching environment at the University of Michigan School of Information. This is by far one of the best websites on the net!!!
THE ONLINE LIBRARY AND JOURNALS over 48,000 books and 390,000 journal, magazine, and newspaper articles
THE EARLY MODERN ENGLISH DICTIONARIES DATABASE Six bilingual dictionaries -- John Palsgrave (1530; English-French), Sir Thomas Elyot (1538; Latin- English), William Thomas (1550; Italian-English), Thomas Thomas (1587; Latin-English), John Florio (1598; Italian-English), and Randle Cotgrave (1611; French-English); four English hard-word dictionaries -- Edmund Coote (1596), Robert Cawdrey (1604; courtesy of Raymond Siemens), John Bullokar (1616), and Henry Cockeram (1623) -- and one English word-list by Richard Mulcaster (1582); the first full English-only dictionary -- Thomas Blount (1656).
WRITINGS OF SAMUEL ADAMS One of the most thorough internet sites of its kind including numerous letters and newspaper articles.