greenechidna writes "The Register reports that the Royal Society has put its archives online. From the article:
'One of the world's most important historical records will be made available online for the first time today. All the Royal Society's journals are free for two months and include stone-cold scientific classics going back to 1665 and the foundations of modern inquiry.'"
You can set up your own account
at the Royal Society; if you follow the link in the Reg article, you get logged in to some random account.