Books and Libraries
Library holdings :
150- Special Libraries
400- Library Buildings
97- Collected Studies
750- Burgundy & Low Countries
2220- Great Britain
390- Low Countries
2100- Great Britain
2720- Eastern Europe
3150- The East
LIBRARIES WORLD WIDE
Meta search engine for Library catalogues World wide from the University of Karlsruhe
World Wide Library Catalogues
Links from the Library of Congress
Gateway to European libraries
LIBRARIES BY COUNTRIES
ICCU (Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo Unico)
Census of Italian books of the 16th century
Catalogue Collectif de France
The bibliographic record of nearly every book ever published in France, in every French library.
Catalogue of the Systeme Universitaire de Documentation
National Library of the Netherlands
Access to the merged online catalogues of the British Library and the main university research libraries in the UK and Ireland.
University of London Library
This link provides access to the main page of the ULL from which you can navigate to various online facilities including links pages to the Libraries of the University of London as well as to the main London Libraries
M25 Consortium Home Page
London area libraries
Nationa Library of New Zealand
Bilingual (Maori / English). Includes online image database on New Zealand history.
DIGITAL LIBRARIES a selection
Abbey Library of St. Gall online
High resolution images of entire manuscripts, accessible in German, French, English and Italian interfaces.
From the Association des Bibliophiles Universels:
`Accès libre au texte intégral d'oeuvres du domaine public francophone sur Internet depuis 1993.'
Bayerische Staatbibliothek Digital collections
Extensive collections in free access
The most elegant virtual Library on the Web.
The "Bibliotheca Palatina" in Heidelberg, one of the most precious collections of medieval and early modern manuscripts in the German language, has been digitized and is now available online
Online library from the Scuola Normale (Pisa)
Classiques des Sciences Sociales
From the University du Québec à Chicoutimi
Mostly world literature in English translation
European Cultural Heritage online. Digital Library initiative from the Max PLanck Institut fur Wissenschaft Geschichte.
Europeana offers approximately opyright-free documents from the BnF, the Széchényi National Library of Hungary, and the National Library of Portugal.
Digital versions of early printed books kept at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
Griechischer Geist aus Basler Pressen
Early Greek books from the University of Basel Library
(Humanities Media Interface) from Keio University .
Laurens Janszoon Coster
Online Dutch literature
OAIster is a union catalog of digital resources providing access to these digital resources by "harvesting" their descriptive metadata (records) using OAI-PMH (the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting).
The Distributed National Electronic Resource (DNER)
Gateway to online Journals, monographs, textbooks, abstracts, manuscripts, maps, music scores, still images, geospatial images, moving picture and sound collections
Intute (formerly Humbul Humanities Hub)
Aims to be UK higher and further education's Gateway for accessing online humanities resources.
Intute is a free online service providing access to the very best web resources for education and research. All material is evaluated and selected by a network of subject specialists to create the Intute database.
Librarian's Index to the Internet
From the University of Berkeley, LII is a searchable, annotated subject directory of more than 7,800 Internet resources selected and evaluated by librarians for their usefulness to users of public libraries.
Mapping Asia is a tool to improve access to UK library holdings for researchers working in all subject areas of the humanities and social sciences relating to
Asia, the Middle East and North Africa.