This research has been generously supported by a SSHRC Insight Grant




And SFU’s Digital Humanities Innovation Lab





And from KEY, SFU's Big Data Initiative

KEY Big Data




We would also like to acknowledge the following individuals, who have generously supported our project by sharing their data:


Susan Brown (University of Guelph) and Isobel Grundy (University of Alberta) at the Orlando Project.




Heather Jackson (University of Toronto) of the Jackson Bibliography of Romantic Poetry.

UoT Jackson




Lori McLeod of the Toronto Public Library, Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books.






Brian Geiger and Virginia (Ginger) Schilling of the Center for Bibliographic Studies & Research, University of California at Riverside.





Kirstyn Leuner of the Stainforth Library of Women’s Writing.







Catherine Nygren of McGill University for her data on eighteenth-century women’s travel writing.