Online sources

Additional Online Sources and Resources

Reference databases
(available from the University of Evansville library website

Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Art Online

Oxford Dictionary of Music

Libraries and Archives

Bodleian Library, Oxford:

British Library:

National Library of Ireland:

National Library of Scotland:

National Library of Wales: 

Sources: Primary and Secondary

British History Online (A digital library containing the most important printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.)

First World War Poetry Digital Archive and The Great War Archive:


Internet Medieval Sourcebook:

Internet Modern Sourcebook:

Internet Archive:

Medievalists Net: http:/

Old Bailey Online:   (The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913. A searchable edition of texts detailing 197,745 trials held at London’s central criminal court.)

Records of the Parliament of Scotland:  (A searchable database containing the proceedings of the Scottish parliament from the first surviving act of 1235 to the union of 1707.)

State Papers Online, 1509-1714:

World Digital Library:

Academic Societies

British Society of Eighteenth-Century Studies:

Caribbean Studies, Black and Asian History:

Council for British Archaeology:

Harlaxton Medieval Symposium:

History of Parliament Trust:

H-Net (Humanities and Social Sciences Net):   (Edited lists and associated sites including peer reviewed essays, multimedia and discussion materials.)

Institute of Historical Research:

North American Conference on British Studies:

Royal Historical Society:

Heritage Organisations


English Heritage:

Heritage Ireland:

Historic Scotland:

National Trust:

Museums and Galleries

British Museum:

Historic Royal Palaces: (Tower of London, Hampton Court, Kensington Palace, the Banqueting House and Kew Palace.)

Imperial War Museum:

National Gallery:

National Portrait Gallery:

Royal Armouries: (Home to the UK’s collection of arms, armour, & artillery.)

Tate (Tate Britain, Tate Modern, Tate Liverpool, Tate St Ives: The Tate holds the national collection of British art from 1500 and of international modern art):

Victoria and Albert Museum:

Other Source

Leicester University – Writing Skills:

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