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Encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks

Use encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference resources for overview articles, quick facts, and definitions.

  1. Historical Statistics of Canada
  2. The Oxford companion to Canadian history
  3. Historical Atlas of Canada Online
  4. Atlas of Canada
  5. Oxford Bibliographies Online
  6. The Oxford companion to United States history
  7. The Oxford Guide to the United States Government
  8. The Oxford companion to American military history
  9. The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military
  10. American Memory
  11. The Oxford dictionary of the Middle Ages
  12. Ancient Europe, 8000 BC to 1000 AD: An Encyclopedia of the Barbarian World
  13. Europe, 1450 to 1789: Encyclopedia of the Early Modern World
  14. Europe 1789-1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of Industry and Empire
  15. Europe Since 1914: Encyclopedia of the Age of War and Reconstruction
  16. Encyclopedia of Western Colonialism since 1450
  17. The Oxford companion to British history
  18. A Dictionary of British History
  19. The Oxford companion to Australian history
  20. Modern China an encyclopedia of history, culture, and nationalism /
  21. Encyclopedia of India
  22. A Dictionary of Contemporary World History
  23. A Dictionary of World History
  24. Encyclopedia of historical archaeology
  25. Encyclopedia of nineteenth-century thought
  26. Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment
  27. Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages
  28. The Oxford companion to military history
  29. The Reformation World

More encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks

  1. Biblioteca Virtual de Prensa Histórica
  2. A Dictionary of British Place-Names
  3. Dictionary of New Zealand Biography
  4. Dynasties of the World
  5. Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance / Cary D. Wintz, Paul Finkelman, editors.
  6. A financial history of the United States
  7. The Historical Series of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  8. The History of Science and Religion in the Western Tradition: An Encyclopedia
  9. The Kings & Queens of Britain
  10. New Catholic Encyclopedia
  11. Oxford Companion to Black British History
  12. Oxford Companion to Irish History
  13. Oxford Companion to Scottish History
  14. The Oxford companion to World War II
  15. The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History
  16. The Oxford dictionary of popes.
  17. Oxford Dictionary of the Renaissance
  18. The Oxford encyclopedia of maritime history
  19. The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation
  20. Prosopography of the Byzantine Empire
  21. REED: Patrons and Performances Web Site
  22. The Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals
  23. Who's who in gay and lesbian history from antiquity to World War II /
  24. Women during the Civil War an encyclopedia /
  25. A World History of Tax Rebellions : An Encyclopedia of Tax Rebels, Revolts, and Riots From Antiquity to the Present
  26. World War II in the Pacific an encyclopedia /

Research guides

Primary sources

    Early Encounters in North America ( EENA ) Early Canadiana Online (ECO) Confidential Print: North America, 1824-1961 North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories North American Women's Letters and Diaries Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000, Scholar's Edition State Papers Online Part I: The Tudors, 1509-1603: State Papers Domestic State Papers Online, Part II: The Tudors: 1509 - 1603: State Papers Foreign, Scotland, Borders, Ireland and Registers of the Privy Council State Papers Online Part III: The Stuarts and Commonwealth, James I - Anne I, 1603-1714: State Papers Domestic State Papers Online Part IV: The Stuarts and Commonwealth, James I - Anne I, 1603-1714: State Papers Foreign, Ireland and Registers of the Privy Council Confidential Print: Middle East, 1839-1969 Electronic enlightenment Mass Observation Online, 1937-1972, British Social History from the University of Sussex British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries (BWLD) Victorian Popular Culture: A Portal London Low Life Eighteenth Century Journals I, Newspapers and Periodicals 1693-1793 Eighteenth Century Journals II, Newspapers and Periodicals 1699-1812 19th Century UK Periodicals Series 1, New Readerships Eighteenth Century Journals III, Newspapers and Periodicals 1680-1816 Eighteenth Century Journals IV Newspapers and Periodicals 1708-1820 19th Century UK Periodicals Series 2, Empire 19th Century British Library Newspapers Conditions & Politics in Occupied Western Europe, 1940-1945 Post-War Europe: Refugees, Exile and Resettlement, 1945-1950 Monumenta Germaniae Historica China: Trade, Politics and Culture, 1793-1980

More primary sources

  1. The American West, Sources from the Everett D. Graff Collection more information about The American West, Sources from the Everett D. Graff Collection
  2. Bristol Selected Pamphlets more information about Bristol Selected Pamphlets
  3. Cowen Tracts more information about Cowen Tracts
  4. Earl Grey Pamphlets Collection more information about Earl Grey Pamphlets Collection
  5. Early Americas Digital Archive more information about Early Americas Digital Archive
  6. Foreign and Commonwealth Office Collection more information about Foreign and Commonwealth Office Collection
  7. Hume Tracts more information about Hume Tracts
  8. Knowsley Pamphlet Collection more information about Knowsley Pamphlet Collection
  9. Macmillan cabinet papers
  10. Manchester Selected Pamphlets
  11. Medieval Travel Writing more information about Medieval Travel Writing
  12. Pamphlets and Periodicals of the French Revolution of 1848 more information about Pamphlets and Periodicals of the French Revolution of 1848
  13. The Nixon Years, 1969-1974 more information about The Nixon Years, 1969-1974
  14. Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History more information about Travel Writing, Spectacle and World History
  15. Wilson Anti-Slavery Collection more information about Wilson Anti-Slavery Collection