A-Z Databases

This page provides access to all of our subscription Library databases so you can find the best resources for your research. You can locate the database you require by selecting the appropriate letter below, or select a subject from the Subject drop-down list to see all the recommended databases for that area. You can also use the Database Type drop-down list to show just Full-text databases, eBooks, articles etc. Note that to return to the Library Resources page you need to use the breadcrumbs link rather than the browser Back button.

To check if there are any current issues with access see our guide to eresource access problems.

We have created a guide to the Accessibility of Library eResources which will help you make adjustments to the look and functionality if required.

NEW: We now subscribe to SensusAccess which allows print disabled students convert copyrighted documents to alternative formats.


New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Bloomsbury Cultural History is an extraordinary, fully cross-searchable digital resource that engages with culture throughout the ages from antiquity to modernity. Thanks to its interdisciplinary nature and ever-expanding collections, this unique digital reference tool promises to be an essential resource on many courses from cultural studies and sociology to history and anthropology.

With exclusive digital access to Bloomsbury’s cutting-edge Cultural Histories series as well as an extensive e-book collection, image partnerships with the Wellcome Collection and supporting features like lesson plans and an interactive timeline, it has never been easier for students and scholars alike to explore the cultural worlds that have shaped our own.
The award-winning Drama Online brings together plays, audio plays, scholarly books, and video in one seamless platform.
2300 playtexts
400 audio plays
300 scholarly books
250 hours of video content

Includes content from LA Theatre Works, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, The Arden Shakespeare and much more….
For information about how to login to Geospatial Data Service please see our eresource access guide

The Jisc geospatial data service, created by a partnership between Jisc and Airbus, offers easy access to a wide range of digital mapping products to members of the academic community. The service allows you to easily and quickly discover, view, order, and download a variety of geospatial data products from a range of suppliers (licenced by Jisc) – all through one simple interface.