U.K. national centre for the collection, preservation and
dissemination of historical digital resources, located at the social science
Data Archive at the University of Essex.
Includes a map-based interface to its collections
on the historic environment.
Best of History
Contains links to over 1000 evaluated websites on
topics from prehistory to the twentieth century.
BUBL (Bulletin Board for Libraries)
Cold War International History Project
Document library, maintained by
the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
Library Witchcraft Collection
An online selection of titles from the
Cornell University Library's extensive collection of materials on Witchcraft.
History of European Integration
From the History Department of Leiden
HISTORY On-Line Database
Maintained by the Institute for Historical
Research, useful for details of U.K. theses, research and teaching, and recent
Internet History Sourcebooks
Collections of historical texts online;
material on medieval studies, modern European history and some American
Intute: Arts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities gateway to internet
resources (formerly Artifact/HUMBUL).
A free catalogue of evaluated, high quality Internet resources and websites
relating to the history of medicine and allied sciences.
Nineteenth Century Serials Edition
A free, online edition of six nineteenth-century periodicals and
SCRAN Scottish Cultural Resource Access Network
Celt corpus of electronic texts
From University College Cork - the online
resource for contemporary and historical Irish documents in literature,
history and politics. The texts can be searched, read on-screen, downloaded
for later use, or printed out
Country Studies/Area Handbook
Series from the Library of Congress. Most books in the series deal with a particular foreign country, describing
and analyzing its political, economic, social, and national security systems
and institutions, and examining the interrelationships of those systems and
the ways they are shaped by cultural factors.
Domesday Book (1086)
History in Focus
Occasional series which takes a thematic approach to
history and concentrates on highlighting books, reviews, websites and
conferences that relate to the theme of each issue
Internet for History
A "teach yourself" tutorial on Internet
information skills for historians, written by staff from the Humanities Computing unit at
Oxford University and from the Institute of Historical Research
A digital library of primary and secondary sources on
British history, published by the Institute of Historical Research in
collaboration with the History of Parliament Trust.
Charles Booth Online Archive
A detailed online catalogue of materials
relating to Booth's survey into life and labour in London (1886-1903),
including digitised versions of the Maps Descriptive of London Poverty, 1898-9.
Brings together in a single site a number of key databases for economic,
social and political history. These include the Proceedings of the Old
Bailey 1674-1913, British Newspapers 1600-1900, British history online
digital library, House of Commons Parliamentary papers, Charles Booth
Archive, London Lives 1690-1800, and more. These include access to
primary source materials, court reports, maps and documents.
A digital library of local and trade directories for England
and Wales, from 1750 to 1919. It contains high quality reproductions of
comparatively rare books, essential tools for research into local and
Histpop - The Online Historical
Population Reports Website
The Online Historical Population Reports (OHPR)
collection provides online access to the complete British population reports
for Britain and Ireland from 1801 to 1937.
London's Past Online
A free online bibliography of published material
relating to the history of the Greater London area.
Memories of War
Provides resources relating to the Second World War, including oral
testimonies and photographs.
Provides free access to the index of wills and testaments in
Provides a comprehensive general overview of nineteenth century British
history and literature.
Online image resource for England's history by English
Heritage, including the collection England at Work
Ellis Island Passenger Arrivals
Full image access to ship manifests and arrival records
Foreign Relations of the United States
Online versions of key documents
in US foreign policy, published by the Office of the Historian, State
Library of Congress American Memory Site
Online collections of primary
source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States
Lincoln/Net: Abraham Lincoln Historical Digitization project
historical materials from Abraham Lincoln's Illinois years (1830-1861),
including Lincoln's writings and speeches, as well as other materials
illuminating antebellum Illinois
Collects and publishes declassified US
New Deal network
US National Archives and Records
Rare book, manuscript and special collections library at Duke University
Provides access to digitised collections of resources, including material on
the Women's Liberation Movement, African American women, and women in the
Salem Witch Trials Documentary Archive and Transcription Project
electronic collection of primary source materials relating to the Salem witch
Valley of the Shadow
digital archive of sources relating to the American Civil War, focusing on the
experiences of two opposing communities
Institute of Historical Research, University of London
Museum of London
Oral History Society