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Key Online Resources
Historical Texts is a full text digital archive enabling you to cross search, view and download over 460,000 texts dating as far back as the 15th century
For research, inspiration and enjoyment. An interactive timeline allows you to explore primary sources from medieval times to the present day.
British Library user guide.
Search The National Archives for cabinet papers.
In depth articles and television programmes looking at different periods of history.
British History Online
A digital library of key printed primary and secondary sources for the history of Britain and Ireland, with a main focus on the period between 1300 and 1800.
Part of the BBC History magazine website, History Extra provides resources such as an award-winning podcast, interviews and online articles.
Online version of the journal including timelines and special articles.
Box of Broadcasts
BoB is an on demand TV and radio service for education. Record programmes from over 65 free-to-air channels, and search the extensive archive.
With BoB you can...
Search programme transcripts and subtitles
Create your own playlists, clips and clip compilations
Embed content in your work and share on social media
One-click citation for easy academic referencing
Available on all devices
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