History, Archaeology & Medieval Studies

Medieval Sources Bibliography Annotated bibliography of texts from the period c. 300-1500 — from private letters, wills, and household accounts to literary works, philosophical treatises, chronicles, court proceedings, church records, and a host of other documents — that were written in the Middle Ages and are now available in printed or online editions and translations. Includes links to online editions. Based at Fordham University.

The Labyrinth A comprehensive Web site for Medieval Studies. Based at Georgetown University.

The World Wide Virtual Library: History Numerous links to a wide variety of History and related Web sites worldwide.

World History Compass Links to History sites on the Web the world over. Very useful.

Archaeology Data Service Massive index of online archaeological resources, including:

  • Archives Archaeological journals and series, grey literature, project archives, bibliographies, theses
  • CBA Occasional Papers Full-text electronic versions of Council for British Archaeology Occasional Papers.
  • CBA Research Reports Full-text electronic versions of out-of-print Council for British Archaeology research and excavation reports.

Archaeological Resource Guide for Europe A virtual library for European archaeology. In English and Dutch.

The English Collection Collections of useful links on British history, literature, government, media, culture.

Ménestrel (médiévistes sur l’internet: sources travaux références en ligne) A portal for medieval links and online resources. In French.

Société de l’Oriflamme Gateway to web sites on European medieval warfare.

Institut für Realienkunde des Mittelalters und der frühen Neuzeit Links to databases of images, small-finds, and other research materials that focus on daily life in the medieval and early modern periods. Formerly based at the Austrian Academy of Sciences (Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, or ÖAW); since 2012 at the Universität Salzburg. In German.