The Bibliography of British and Irish History provides bibliographic data on historical writing dealing with the British Isles, and with the British Empire and Commonwealth, during all periods for which written documentation is available – from 55BC to the present.

Bibliography of British and Irish History

This database is an international abstracting and indexing tool for research in the humanities, covering over internationally respected humanities journals and weekly magazines published in the UK and other English speaking countries, as well as quality newspapers published in the UK.

British Humanities Index

Credo Reference is a full-text online reference service. Their collection includes over three million entries from hundreds of well-regarded titles from some of world’s the best reference publishers.

Credo Reference

The Britannica Online offers the fully searchable and browsable text of the printed Encyclopedia Britannica; articles are updated more frequently than in the printed version and include more than 50,000 links to additional web resources.

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Gale Virtual Reference Library is an online library of reference titles for multi-disciplinary research, including texts related to law, history, biography, health, arts, business, travel, religion, and multicultural studies.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Oxford Art Online offers access to the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available today. Through a single gateway users can access—and simultaneously cross-search—an expanding range of Oxford’s acclaimed art reference works, as well as many specially commissioned articles and bibliographies available exclusively online.

Oxford Art Online is one of the first statistic portals in the world to integrate data on over 80,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, provides users with direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets.


Who’s Who, published annually since 1849 and the first biographical book of its kind, is among the world‘s most recognised and respected works of reference. It contains over 33,000 short biographies, continually updated, of living noteworthy and influential individuals, from all walks of life, worldwide.

Who's who and Who was who