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Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit Now Available Online

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, has launched the prestigious reference work Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit Online.

Leiden, The Netherlands  ()

Leiden (NL) / Boston (MA) - 9 April 2014

Brill, the international scholarly publisher, has launched the prestigious reference work Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit Online. The Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit is an authoritative work on the political, social, economic, religious, and cultural history of the Early Modern Period (1450-1850). The print version was previously published by J.B. Metzler Verlag, Stuttgart, Germany.

The Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit is available on Brills' Reference Works platform ( It includes 3,500 entries from A-Z, 1,500 illustrations, and is a collaborative work of over 1,300 renowned authors.

The easy to navigate online edition allows users to explore the content in various ways:
- Full Text search
- Keyword search
- Advanced search
- Navigate cross-references via hyperlinks
- Social book marking tools
- Star and label tools

Alongside the German version, the English translation, Encyclopedia of Early Modern History, will be available online over time, with the first English articles published in late 2014. Both versions, as well as updates for the next ten years, are included in the price.

The Enzyklopädie der Neuzeit Online will be officially presented at the Bibliothekartag in Bremen in June 2014. Early in 2015, the first print volumes of the English translation of the encyclopedia will be published by Brill and offered separately.

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Founded in 1683 in Leiden, the Netherlands, Brill is a leading international academic publisher in 20 main subject areas, including Middle East and Islamic Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, History, Biblical and Religious Studies, Language & Linguistics, Biology, and International Law, among others. With offices in Leiden and Boston, Brill today publishes 200 journals and around 700 new books and reference works each year, available in both print and electronic form. Brill also markets a large number of primary source research collections and databases. The company's key customers are academic and research institutions, libraries, and scholars. Brill is a publicly traded company and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam NV. For further information please visit

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