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Welcome to the History Subject Guide. Sussex students and staff have access to a huge range of online resources for historical research. To navigate this guide use the menu options on the left hand side to reach several pages of resources grouped into the following types:

  • Global Historical Resources 
  • British and European Historical Resources
  • American Historical Resources
  • Multi-disciplinary Journal and eBook Collections 
  • Newspaper and Magazine Archives
  • Film, Audio and Visual Resources
  • Dictionaries and Reference Works
  • Further Library Support

See also further relevant guides and resources via links to the left and the bottom of this home page.

Learning and Teaching Support staff rom the Library are available to deliver group classes, workshops and one-to-one tutorials for students and researchers; see the Further Support page for more details. 

Library guides

Special Collections

The University’s Special Collections of archives, manuscripts and rare books can be searched via The Keep’s website. 

See also the Sussex Special Collections blog for further information about our archives and Library Legacy Collections.