100s of online encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources. Includes the Encyclopedia of Religion, the New Catholic Encyclopedia, Encyclopedia of European Social History, The New Dictionary of the History of Ideas.
Updated regularly. A database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources. Fully searchable across all files. A list of sources included in our subscription is available.
Authoritative chronological overviews of a range of historical topics by recognized scholars. Articles (chapters) include extensive bibliographies. A somewhat tricky interface.
Updated regularly. Provides instant access to the renowned texts of the Cambridge Histories series. All the available volumes are grouped into broad topics for quick and easy browsing (see the list below), or the entire series can be searched using the basic or advanced search features. Specific histories consist of either one volume or a numered series and cover all major regions of the world (i.e. Cambridge History of Africa, Cambridge History of Latin America).
Full text articles of biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age.
Updated regularly. Provides access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline. Covers more than 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,000 of the most-studied authors.