- Your subject librarian
Contact me if you would like some advice. I can help you to:
Key subject resources
- Early English Books Online (EEBO) - contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America, and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700.
- Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) - contains digital images of every page of over 180,000 titles published during the 18th Century, and includes critical information in the fields of history, literature, Religion and theology, law, fine arts, and science.
- International Medieval Bibliography - comprehensive bibliography of worldwide journal articles and miscellany volumes since 1967, including the Bibliographie de Civilisation Médiévale that covers more than 40,000 monographs - initially focused on the Central Middle Ages with a gradual expansion to the Early and Late Middle Ages.
- Literature Online - resource for the study and teaching of literature in English, with fully integrated service that combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a library of key criticism and reference resources.
- Oxford English Dictionary (OED) - accepted authority on the English language, updated regularly to provide users with the results of current research and revision.
Skills and training
Your subject librarian will provide a programme of lectures and training on library and information skills, in consultation with your department or school.
A number of guides and video tutorials on searching databases will be available soon. In the meantime please contact your subject librarian if you require any help.
- Practical advice about your studies
- Library video tutorials - topics include: how to locate books and journals; understanding references on reading lists.
- Finding and using information - covering key aspects of information skills, including: researching a topic; effective use of Google; evaluating your search results; avoiding plagiarism.
- Referencing using EndNote
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