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This Research Guide has been designed to help you find primary and secondary research materials for your study of world history up until 1500.
Feel free at any time to use our Ask Us Anything chat or email reference service for additional assistance, or contact me, Kirk Moll, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or use the "Schedule Appointment" button under my profile picture to sign up for a research consultation.
Primary Source Databases - Trial Access through March 13
This database, which we have trial access to until March 13, includes the full-text of virtually all books published in English from 1450-1700. This is an extraordinary source for primary source materials for those students with topics from the 16th and 17th centuries, particularly in England.
This database, for which we have trial access through March 13, includes an extensive collection of primary and secondary literature related to topics in English Literature and beyond.
Using ILLiad Tutorials
Please watch the following two tutorials and follow the instructions to setup your ILLiad account to borrow books and articles from other libraries. Please note: these tutorials were made a little while ago and a few things have changed.
Use Google Chrome to take the tutorials - you may have technical issues in other browsers
The library homepage link to ILLiad has moved. Please use the first link below instead to setup your account. Everything else in the tutorials is correct.