These are some of the most relevant databases for your subject. They make a good starting point in searching for journal articles and book references.
E-journals collections via databases
- Academic Search Complete
Find articles from academic journals as well as magazines. Covers all subject areas.
- Art Full Text
Find articles from academic journals and magazines on fine, decorative and commercial art.
- Arts & Humanities Citation Index
Part of the Web of Science Core Collection. Indexes books and journal articles in the Arts & Humanities. Select holdings to link to our catalogue records.
- Cambridge Companions Online
Access all the Cambridge Companions, from Abelard to Zola. Browse the list, or search by topic.
- Cambridge Journals Digital Archive
Search all journals published by Cambridge University Press. Full text articles from journals we subscribe to.
- Communication and Mass Media Complete
Covers all aspects of communications and media; including print, radio, television and digital media.
- Humanities International Complete
Find journal articles and book references on all aspects of the humanities. The most recent years are not in full text.
A digital archive of journals, often starting with the very first issues. Subjects covered include African American Studies, Asian Studies, Language and Literature.
- Oxford Journals Archive
Search all journals published by Oxford University Press. Full text access to journals we subscribe to.
- Project Muse Humanities Collection
Contains a range of literature and theatre journals. Search by journal title or topic.
- Taylor and Francis Online Journals
Search all journals published by Taylor & Francis. Full text access to journals we subscribe to.
- The Year's Work in Critical and Cultural Theory
Bibliography of published work, recording significant debates and issues of interest across a broad range of research in the humanities and social sciences.
- The Year's Work in English Studies
Bibliographical review of scholarly work on English language and literatures written in English.
The British Library's Electronic Table of Contents (ETOC) indexes journal articles and conference proceedings from 1993 onwards. Covers all subject areas.
Television, references and e-theses
- Box of Broadcasts (BOB)
Watch and listen to TV and radio programmes from the archive, create clips, and compile your favourite shows into playlists.
- Credo Reference Academic Core Premium Collection
An online reference library. Search a range of language and specialist dictionaries, thesauri and encyclopaedias - on any topic.
- Ethos. The British Library’s Electronic Theses Online Service
Search for theses submitted in the UK. Search by topic, institution or author. Create an account and download digitised theses in full text.