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The 17th and 18th century burney collection was digitised through a partnership between the national science foundation and the british library, and developed and hosted online by gale cengage learning british newspapers 1800-1900 was digitised by the british library with funding from jisc, and is also hosted by gale cengage learning. How can the answer be improved.
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