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History: British History

Databases, Bibliographies

  • Historical Abstracts
  • Poole's Index to Periodical Literature REF Index AI3 P7
  • The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals 1824-1900 PN4701 .H64
  • The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals 1824-1900 [computer file] Folio CDROM PN4701
  • Bibliography of British history, 1789-1851  Z2019 .B76
  • Bibliography of British History 1851-1914 Z2019 .H25
  • Bibliography of Imperial, Colonial, and Commonwealth History since 1600 Z2016 .B535 2002

Biographical Sources

  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography  REF DA28 .O95 2004
  • Burke's Peerage & Baronetage REF CS420 .B85 1999
  • Modern English Biography CT733 .B6 1965
  • Who's Who REF DA 28 W6
  • Who Was Who, a Companion to Who's Who REF DA28 .W6
  • Who's Who of British Members of Parliament JN672 .S73
  • Dod's Parliamentary Companion, Annex JN500 .D7


Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Directories, and Handbooks

  • Whitaker's Almanack AY754 .W5 (latest edition in REF)
  • Steinberg's Dictionary of British History DA34 .S7 1971
  • Abstract of British Historical Statistics HA1135 .M5
  • Second Abstract of British Historical Statistics HA1135 .M52
  • An Encyclopaedia of Parliament REF JN555 .W5 1968
  • How to Find Out About the Victorian Period; a Guide to Sources of Information Z2019 .M34 1970 
  • Victorian Britain: an Encyclopedia REF DA550 .V53 1988
  • Victorian England 1837-1901 Z2019 .A56
  • Victorian Studies: a Research Guide REF DA550 .P76 1992

Library Catalogs

Large-Scale Web Projects

Parliamentary Sources

  • House of Commons Parliamentary Papers
  • General Index to the Bills, Reports and Papers printed by Order of the House of Commons and to the Reports and Papers Presented by Command, 1900 to 1948-49 REF J301 .K6 1960 Index
  • Guide to Parliamentary Papers  Z2009.A1 F6
  • A Numerical Finding List of British Command Papers 1833-1961 Z2009 .D5
  • Hansard’s Parliamentary Debates, Series 1-3 Annex J301 .H22
  •   Parliamentary Debates, Series 4 Annex J301 .H22
  •   Parliamentary Debates, Commons Series 5-6 Annex J301 .H22
  • Select List of British Parliamentary Papers 1833-1899 328.4204 G798
  •   Breviate of Parliamentary Papers 1900-1916 Annex 328.4204 G798
  •   Breviate of Parliamentary Papers 1917-1939 Annex 328.4204 G798
  •   Breviate of Parliamentary Papers 1940-1954 Annex 328.4204 G798
  • Irish University Press. British Parliamentary Papers: Colonies:
  •  Africa Folio JQ1881 .A2I73 (70 volumes)
  •  Canada Folio F1031.5 I74 (33 volumes)
  •  Canadian Boundary Folio F1027.5 .I7 (3 volumes)
  • Guide to the Principal Parliamentary Papers Relating to the Dominions, 1812-1911 Z2021.C7 A3    

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