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BHO has a mix of free and premium content. We offer both individual (see below) and institutional subscriptions to our premium content and gold page scans. The income that we make from these subscriptions allows us to maintain our website, to add new materials, and to keep the free content free. Read our sustainability plan to learn how subscriptions keep BHO growing.

Premium content subscription

One-year subscription for ad-free access to over 185 volumes of transcribed premium content. Our premium content includes high-quality transcriptions of the Calendar of State Papers Domestic, Scotland and Ireland, and the Calendar of Close Rolls, plus the Parliament Rolls of Medieval England. See a full list of the premium content available on British History Online.

Gold subscription

One-year subscription for ad-free access to all of the premium content volumes mentioned above, as well access to gold page scans. See a full list of gold page scans available on British History Online.

Long-term gold subscription to BHO

Become a long-term member of British History Online. No need to worry about renewing your subscription every year. Not only are you saving yourself time and money, you are also helping ensure that British History Online remains a self-sustaining project in the long term.

For £235, receive ad-free access to all the premium content volumes and gold page scans for 5 years.

For £455, receive ad-free access to all the premium content volumes and gold page scans for 10 years.

  • Premium content subscription

    Receive one-year access to 184 volumes of transcribed premium content.

    Price
    £35.00
    Premium content subscription
  • Gold subscription

    Receive one-year access to British History Online's premium content and our gold page scans.

    Price
    £55.00
    Gold subscription
  • 5-year gold subscription

    Receive five-year access to British History Online's premium content and our gold page scans.

    Price
    £235.00
    5-year gold subscription
  • 10-year gold subscription

    Receive ten-year access to British History Online's premium content and our gold page scans.

    Price
    £455.00
    10-year gold subscription

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