BBC British History
Links to numerous articles and information from 1066-present. Covers military history, foreign relations, and other topics.
British History Online
A digital library containing primary and secondary sources from medieval to present-day Britain.
Irish History Online
An authoritative guide to what has been written about Irish history from earliest times to the present. It currently contains over 75,000 bibliographic records.
National Archives of the UK
The UK government's official archive, containing over 1,000 years of history.
18th & 19th century literature digitized from the Anti-Slavery International archives.
A very informative site from the BBC.
Find links between well-known figures in English history. A fun site to use.
Provides access to the searchable full text of more than 460 British periodicals from the late seventeenth to the early twentieth century.
Times Digital Archive, 1785-2009
The Times of London is an excellent primary source database.
Periodicals Archive Online
1665-2000. Contains periodicals from a number of countries, with full-text content.
Colonial State Papers
Provides access to thousands of papers concerning English activities in the American, Canadian, and West Indian colonies between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries.
Early English Books Online
Contains about 100,000 of over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English Books Tract Supplement.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Primary documents on a variety of subjects, by a variety of authors. A companion to Early English Books Online (EEBO).
Historical Abstracts covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered by the complementary America: History and Life database) from 1450 to the present.
Full-text archival collection of scholarly journals covering a large number of subjects.
Humanities International Complete
Includes full text for more than 770 journals.
MLA International Bibliography
Articles on literature, language, and much more.
World History Collection
Articles from academic journals on history, culture, society, and more.