Library Search (the Library's search tool) can be used to find a wide range of information sources including books, ebooks, journal articles, streamed videos and Course Resources Online.
Use this box to start your search.
Journals are an important source of information for History students.
See the next tab in this guide - History Journals - for information about journals.
Reference sources can consist of items such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, companions and timelines.
They can provide brief overviews, clarify concepts, and provide access to bibliographies for further reading.
Below are some authoritative History reference sources within the Library Collection:
Most databases subscribed to by the Library are searched by Library Search.
If you are not finding the results you are looking for when using Library Search, you may like to search these databases individually via the Library website:
The following websites provide examples of historical information available via the Web:
Improve your research and information skills
University Research and Information Skills is the Library's Moodle site.
It outlines the skills you need to become successful at finding the best information for your assessment items.
All Undergraduate students are automatically enrolled in this course, so you will find it in your Moodle course list or you can use the link above.