Library and Learning Services


Washington Post
Complete archive of the Washington Post newspaper (Washington, United States), including all issues from 1877 to 2003.

Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals 1800 to 1900
Series 2. Bibliographic database of 19th century periodicals, indexing 50,000 titles by title, town, county, issuing body, people and subject.

Web of Science Core Collection
Web of Science indexes scholarly journals, books, and proceedings in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities and provides a citation network for sources.  The Core Collection includes science, social science and arts and humanities citation and conference proceeding indexes.

Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals
Bibliographic database on nineteenth century periodicals, providing an index to and abstract of articles published 45 Victorian periodicals from 1824 to 1900.  The Wellesley Index includes an author index providing correct attribution and provenance to works published anonymously or under pseudonym.

Westlaw Edge UK
Legal research database from Thomson Reuters with a focus on the UK and EU jurisdictions. Primary sources include legislation and case law (Law Reports and Weekly Law Reports); secondary sources include dictionaries (Osborn, Jowitt and Stroud), encyclopaedic articles, a bibliographic database of legal journals (including selected full-text articles), practitioner texts and academic textbooks, and newspaper articles. [individual registration to create One Pass account required].

Westlaw International
Legal research database from Thomson Reuters with a focus on foreign national jurisdictions, including Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Korea and the United States. Primary sources include legislation and case law; secondary source materials include journals and practitioner texts e.g. Canadian Encyclopedic Digest (CED), and Black's law dictionary. [individual registration to create One Pass account required].

Who's Who and Who Was Who
Reference source on key figures in British history and society, including biographical information for 34,000+ living people (Who's Who), and 94,000+ deceased people (Who Was Who).

Women and Social Movements Library
Collection of primary and secondary source documents on womens' suffrage and social activism, including: Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000; Women and Social Movements International, 1840-2010, Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820 and Women and Social Movements: Development and the Global South, 1919-2019.

Women, War and Society, 1914-1918
Collection of 1,000+ primary source documents from the Imperial War Museum, London documenting the role of women in the First World War (1914 to 1918).

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