Digital Library - History


Ancient and Medieval History

Explore important wars, peoples and the cultures of Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Also includes Medieval Europe, Asia and the Islamic Empire up to 1500AD. [Library membership required]

History Reference Centre

Designed for secondary schools and undergraduate research, this database features full text for thousands of primary source documents and informational texts. [Library membership required]

Internet History Resources

Created with information from State Library of NSW, State Records, and New England Archives, this database contains over 30,000 records of the people who lived and worked in NSW from 1850 to 1920. Note: Some records require an additional paid membership to gain access. [Visit the library to use this] 

Modern World History

Discover world changing people, places and events in the broad expanse of history from 1450 to the 21st century. [Library membership required]

World History in Context

World History In Context reaches back to the ancient world — and forward to today's headlines — to deliver a chronicle of the great cultures and societies that have formed the history of the human race. [Library membership required]

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