ARTFL (American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language)
Founded in 1982 as the result of a collaboration between the government of France and the University of Chicago, ARTFL is a consortium-based service that provides members with access to North America's largest collection of digitized French resources. ARTFL's principal database, ARTFL-FRANTEXT comprises more than 3500 texts ranging from classic literary to various examples of non-fiction prose and technical writing.
In addition to hosting a number of open-access databases (the Dictionnaires d'autrefois collection, the Encyclopédie of Diderot and d'Alembert, and the Bibliothèque Bleue de Troyes) ARTFL also offers the following to its subscribers:
French Women Writers, over 100 works by French women authors from the 16th to the 19th century.
Provençal Poetry, 38 collections of texts from the 12th and 13th centuries.
Textes de Français Ancien (TFA), 103 works from the 12th through 15th century.
The Journal de Trévoux, ou Mémoires pour l'Histoire des Sciences & des Beaux-Arts. 109 volumes, 1751-1758.
Pierre Bayle, Dictionnaire historique et critique (5th Edition, 1740).
Louis Moréri, Le Grand dictionnaire historique, ou le Mélange curieux de l'Histoire sacrée et profane, etc. (1759).