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European history, 31 B.C.-A.D. 900 (Paper 13)

Part I, Paper 13
  • ATLA Religion Database*: bibliographic database covering theology and church history; contains over 1.7 million records
  • Cambridge Companions Online*: full texts of the Cambridge Companions series; also accessible through Newton (titles include The Cambridge Companion to the age of Augustus, The Cambridge companion to the age of Justinian, The Cambridge companion to the age of Constantine, The Cambridge companion to medieval philosophy)
  • Cambridge Histories Online*: full texts of the Cambridge Histories series (includes The new Cambridge medieval history, The Cambridge history of Iran, The Cambridge history of early inner Asia, The Cambridge history of the Byzantine Empire, The Cambridge history of political thought)


  • Internet Medieval Sourcebook: a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented for educational use, covering medieval history
  • Iter Bibliography*: bibliographical database covering the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700); contains over 1.1 million records
  • Leuven Database of Ancient Books: database attempting to collect the basic information on all ancient literary texts, as opposed to documents; items range in date from 4th century B.C. to A.D. 800
  • Monumenta Germaniae Historica*: a comprehensive series of carefully edited and published sources for the study of German history from the end of the Roman Empire to 1500
  • New Pauly Online*: online encyclopedia of the ancient world, from the prehistory of the Aegean to Late Antiquity
  • Oxford Reference*: online reference works (includes The Oxford encyclopedia of Greece and Rome)
  • Patrologia Latina*: an electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina; comprises the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216
  • Prosopography of the Byzantine World: database of a project which is working to record all surviving information about every individual mentioned in Byzantine textual sources, together with as many as possible of the individuals recorded in seal sources, in the period 642-1261

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