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College of Arts

The following eBook databases are particularly relevant for College of Arts students. All the databases provide full-text access. Please see the individual database descriptions below for more information about access and content. 

College of Arts

Humanities eBooks

Reference books

Click on the eBook databases for an overview or introduction to a particular humanities subject or theme.  

Primary Sources in Translation

The eBook databases in the column below provide you with full-text online access to a wide range of texts (histories, poetry, plays, letters and more) from a range of places and time periods.

Early Printed Books


The library subscribes to a full collection of digitised English and European books dating from the very beginning of printing to the end of the eighteenth century.

Sources in Latin

The Patrologia Latina and Acta Sanctorum contain a wide range of texts in Latin.