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Research Resources: Humanities

Nicholaus Brylinger, Bibell. Das ist alle bücher allts vn[d] neüws Testaments, auß Hebreischer vnd Griechischer jhren vrsprünglichen sprachen mit allem fleiß vnd auffs aller treüwlichest verteütschet (Basel, 1552)



A-Z list of all journals and magazines


A-Z list of all newspapers

Resource Guides

Illustrated sources: A guide by Alison Harvey, Special Collections and Archives

Women's history and gender studies: A guide by Alison Harvey, Special Collections and Archives

Special Collections

Aberdare Hall student library (19th-20th C.) literature, history, etc. [uncatalogued] [Newport Road]

Abolition and Emancipation manuscripts (18th-19th C.) America [microfilm]

Accounts of the Lord High Treasurer of Scotland (15th-16th C.)                     

Acta Sanctorum (c. 200 AD?-c. 1590s?)

Actes et documents du Saint Siege (1939-1945)

Acts and ordnances of the Interregnum (1642-1660)

Acts of the Privy Council of England (1542-1631)

Acts of the Privy Council of England: Colonial series (1613-1783)

Almanacs collection (16th-20th C.) [semi-catalogued]

Anglo-Welsh literature collections (18th-20th C.) [strand/theme]

Ann Griffiths collection (18th-20th C.) Welsh hymns, religion [partly digitised]

Annie Grace Henderson archive (20th C.) politics, education, USSR

Annual Register (18th-20th C.)

Architecture continental slides collection (20th C.) [Architecture Library] [uncatalogued]

Architecture rare books collection (17th-20th C.) [Architecture Library]

Archives of Plaid Cymru (20th C.) devolution publications [print and microfilm]

Archives of the British Labour Party (19th-20th C.) [microfilm]

Archives of the British Trades Union Council (19th-20th C.) [microfilm]

Atlases collection (17th-19th C.) [uncatalogued]

Aylward collection (19th C.)

Bangor tracts collection (18th-19th C.) religion, history, literature

Baptists' collection from Bangor College (19th-20th C.) [uncatalogued]

BBC Music Library collection (18th-19th C.)

Benjamin Morse book collection (16th-19th C.) Italian, German, literature, history [uncatalogued]

Benjamin Morse archive (19th-20th C.) literature, European writers

Bernard Knight literary papers (20th C.) literature, crime fiction [archive]

Bibles collection (16th-20th C.)

Bookchin collection (20th C.) politics, Spain [uncatalogued]

Border Counties collection: Wales/England (18th-19th C.)

British Documents on the Origins of the War (1898-1914)

British Treasury (20th C.) British Government papers [microfilm]

Bute Papers (NLW) (19th C.) business, history [microfilm]

Cabinet Papers (20th C.) British Government papers [microfilm]

Calendar of Assize Records (1558-1685)

Calendar of Charter Rolls (1215-1516)

Calendar of Documents Relating to Ireland (1171-1659)

Calendar of Documents Relating to Scotland (1108-1603)

Calendar of Entries in Papal registers (relating to Great Britain and Ireland) (1198-1521)

Calendar of Inquisitions Miscellaneous (Chancery) (1219-1485)

Calendar of Inquisitions Post Mortem and other analogous documents (1216-1509)

Calendar of Patent Rolls (1216-1582)

Calendar of State Papers (Colonial) (1513-1739)

Calendar of State Papers (Domestic) (1547-1661)

Calendar of State Papers (Foreign) (1547-1595)

Calendar of State Papers (Spain) (1485-1558)

Calendar of State Papers (Venice) (1202-1675)

Calendar of the Close Rolls (1272-1509)

Calendar of the Fine Rolls (1272-1509)

Calendar of the Liberate Rolls (1226-1272)

Camden Society (11th-19th C.)

Canon law and Schwarzenberger international law collection (18th-20th C.) [strand/theme] [uncatalogued]

Canterbury and York Series (13th-16th C.)

Cardiff Astrological Society collection (19th-20th C.) [uncatalogued]

Cardiff Rare Books collection (15th-20th C.)

Cardiff Trades Union Council archive (20th C.)

Carmarthen collection (17th-19th C.) religion, history, education, science

Carter novels collection (18th-19th C.) [uncatalogued]

Celtic Studies collection (published 18th-20th C.) [strand/theme]

Census collection (1801-1981) [Law Library] [uncatalogued]

Children’s Literature collection (18th-20th C.) English, Welsh, comics [uncatalogued]

Chronicles and Memorials of Great Britain (1066-c. 1500)

Composers' manuscripts (17th-19th C.) Bach/Haydn/Handel/Mendelssohn [microfilm] [uncatalogued]

Conditions and Politics of Occupied Western Europe (1940-45) [microfilm]

Conditions of the French Working Class (19th C) [microfilm]

Continental collection: rare books  (17th-18th C.) [uncatalogued]

Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Mediaevalis (c. 751-c. 1500)

Corpus Christianorum Series Latina (CCSL) (c. 200 AD-735 AD)

Corpus Inscriptionum Latinarum (c. 500 BC?-c. 1500 AD?)

Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum (3000 BC-1000 AD)

Corvey collection (18th-19th C.) English literature [microfilm]

Court Minutes of the East India Company - Calendar (1635-1679)

Crown Servants' papers (1515-1698) [microfilm]

Curia Regis Rolls (1157-1250)

Cyril Brett archive (18th-20th C.) literature

Dave Thomas press cuttings (1940s-1990s) coalfield closures [archive]

David Wynne archive (20th C.) music

Despatches from US Consuls in Cardiff, Wales (1861-1906); Despatches from US consuls in Swansea, Wales (1892-1906) [microfilm]

Die Grosse Politik der Europäischen Kabinette (1871-1914)

District Auditors' Society records (1850s-1990s) [archive]

Documenti Diplomatici Italiani (1870-1948)

Documents Diplomatiques Français (1871-1939)

Documents on British Foreign Policy (c. 1919-c. 1939)

Documents on International Affairs (1928-1963)

Documents on German foreign policy  (1930-1941)

Domesday Book (1085)

Donated Humanities collections (18th-20th C.) ex-library [uncatalogued]

Donated Welsh collections (18th-20th C.) ex-library [uncatalogued]

Dugdale's Monasticon Anglicanum (c. 550-1530)

Early English Books collection (16th-18th C.) humanities [semi-catalogued]

Early English Text Society (c. 9th-c. 16th C.)

Early Yorkshire Charters (pre- 13th century)

East Germany source materials (20th C) socio-econ., historical [microfilm]

Edward Thomas book collection (19th- 20th C.) [uncatalogued]

Edward Thomas archive (19th-20th C.) literature

English ballads collection (18th-19th C.) [microfilm]

English Episcopal Acta (c. 1066-1305)

English Factories in India : a calendar of documents in the India Office, British Museum and Public Record Office (1618-1684)

English Place-Name Society (all periods)

Enoch Salisbury papers (19th C.) Welsh, business, politics [archive] [semi-catalogued]

European Documentation Centre (20th C.)

European Union collection (20th C.) [uncatalogued]

Exchequer Rolls of Scotland (1264-1600)

Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae (1066-1857)

Fine bindings: rare books (18th-20th C.)

Folios/Art collection (18th-19th C.) [uncatalogued]

Folklore Society Publications (early modern)

Foreign Relations of the United States (1938-1963)

Francis Place papers (18th-19th C.) radicalism [microfilm]

Frith Beard travel diaries (19th-20th C.) Britain, Europe [archive]

Grace Williams archive (20th C.) music

Hakluyt Society (16th-19th C.)

Historical Manuscripts Commission (c. 1300?-c. 1900?)

Historical Music collections (19th-20th C.)

Historical travel writings collection (17th-20th C.) [uncatalogued]

Historiens des Croisades (c. 1100?-c. 1400?)

History of Parliament (1439-1820)

History Research Collection (reprinted sources from the ancient/medieval/early modern era)

Hugh Cudlipp archive (20th C.) journalism

Hymnology collection (18th-20th C.)

Ifor B. Powell collection (20th C.) international politics [uncatalogued]

Incunabula collection (15th C.)

Indian Newspaper Reports (1860s-1940s) politics, India [microfilm]

Inscriptiones Graecae (c. 600 BC?-c. 500 AD?)

Inventory of the Historical Monuments (England) (all periods)

Inventory of the Historical Monuments (Scotland) (all periods)

Irish Texts Society (c. 10th-19th C.)

Jewish Historical Society Transactions (11th-19th C.)

John Reynolds pamphlet collection (20th C.) politics, socialism [uncatalogued]

Journal of the Board of Trade and Plantations (1704-1782)

Journal of the East India Association (19th-20th C.)

Journals collection (17th-19th C.) humanities, art, society

Letters and papers, foreign and domestic, of the reign of Henry VIII (1509-1547)

Lexicon Iconographicum mythologiae Classicae (classical era)

Lincoln Records Society (12th-18th C.)

List and Index Society (early modern)

Local Acts collection (18th-20th C.)

London Record Society (11th-19th C.)

London-Welsh manuscripts (17th-19th C.) [microfilm]

Mackworth collection (18th-19th C.)

Marburger collection: European art/architecture (19th-20th C.) [microfiche]

Mass Observation archive (1937-1949) [microfiche]

Medieval Welsh literary manuscripts (12th-15th C.) [microfilm]

Minutes of the Unemployment Board (1934-1948) [microfilm]

Monumenta Germaniae Historica (c. 500-1500)

Morfydd Owen archive (20th C.) music

Music Library sound recordings collection (20th C.) [Music Library]

Music scores collection (old WMIC) (19th-20th C.) [uncatalogued]

Nancy Storace archive (19th-20th C.) music

National Docks Labour Board records (20th C.) [archive]

New Spalding Club (12th-19th C.)

Newspapers collection (18th-20th C.)

Osman collection (20th C.) photo-journalism [Bute Library]

Palestine Pilgrim Text Society (333 AD-c. 1400s)

Parliament Rolls of medieval England (1275-1504)

Parliamentary Historical Papers (18th-20th C.) social, political, colonialism [Law Library]

Patrologia Graecae (online resource) (c. 200 AD-1439)

Patrologia Latina (c. 200 AD-1216)

Pipe Roll Society (12th-13th C.)

Political pamphlet collections (20th C.) Evans, Reynolds, Powell [uncatalogued]

Popular newspaper journalism archives (Keith Waterhouse, Victor Davies, Marcus Morris, Joan Reeder, Tom Hopkinson, Trevor Phillpot, Richard Stott, press cuttings collections) (20th C.) [semi-catalogued]

Prints and illustrations collection (17th-19th C.) [strand/theme] [uncatalogued]

Prints and illustrations collection (Welsh, 17th-19th C.) [strand/theme] [uncatalogued]

Priscilla Scott-Ellis (1930s-1940s) diaries of a nurse in the Spanish Civil War [archive]

Private presses collection and fine bindings (18th-20th C.)

Prof. Patrick Minford archive (20th C.) economics [uncatalogued]

Public Order, Discontent and Protest (1820-1830) [microfilm]

Rare books on accounting (15th-19th C.) [microfilm]

Rare, Radical and Labour Periodicals (19th-20th C.) [microfilm]

Raymond Williams' book collection (20th C.)

Records of Early English Drama (pre-1642)

Reece collection (18th-19th C.) literature, history [uncatalogued]

Register of the Privy Council of Scotland (1545-1691)

Restoration drama collection (18th C.)

Richard Baxter collection (17th C.) religion, politics [print and microfilm]

Richard J. C. Atkinson archive (20th C.) archaeology, education [uncatalogued]

Rilke book collection (1875-1926) [uncatalogued]

Royal Commission on Ancient Monuments in Wales (all periods)

Royal Literary Fund, Longman, and other literary archives (18th-20th C.) [microfilm]

Rudolph Hess papers, WWII [microfiche]

Rymer's Foedera (c. 1066-c. 1700s?)

Salisbury collection (20th C.) standard loan collection [Arts and Social Studies Library]

Salisbury rare books collection (16th-19th C.)

Scottish Gaelic Texts Society (c. 16th-19th C.)

Scottish Text Society (14th-19th C.)

Selden Society (11th-19th C.)    

Sir Bryan Hopkin archive (20th C.) economics

Sir Julian Hodge archive (20th C.) business [semi-catalogued]

Social and Political Status of Women (19th-20th C.) [microfilm]

Spalding Club (12th-18th C.)

Spanish Civil War Pamphlets (1930s-1940s) [microfilm]

Staff / alumni personal collections (Jarman, Ashton, Lewis, Thomas, Mathias, Carter) (16th-20th C.) [semi-catalogued]

Suffolk Records Society - Suffolk Charters (12th-17th C.)  

Supplementum Epigraphicum Graecum (SEG) (classical era)

Surtees Society (c. 13th-19th C.)      

Survey of International Affairs (1920-1963)

Tennyson collection (19th-20th C.)

Thomas Tanner manuscripts (17th-18th C.) church, state, politics [microfilm]

Thurloe’s State Papers (1638-1660)

Tillyard manuscripts (13th-14th C. and 18th C) Greek, Byzantine and Russian music [archive]

Town planning / local / structure plans collection (20th C.)

Tudor Translations (early modern) 

Turner pharmacy collection (19th-20th C.) [print and manuscript] [uncatalogued]

UCAC Welsh language teachers’ union archive (20th C.)

United Nations collection (20th C.) [uncatalogued]

University College Cardiff, and later Cardiff University student publications and newspapers (19th-20th C.)

University College Cardiff records (19th-20th C.)

University College Cardiff, University of Wales College of Medicine, UWIST, Cardiff University records (19th-20th C.) [Cardiff University Institutional Archive]

USA international relations (18th-20th C.) [microfilm]

Victoria County History Series (all periods)

Welsh almanacs collection (16th-20th C.) [semi-catalogued]

Welsh ballads collection (18th-20th C.) [partly digitised]

Welsh Bibles collection (16th-19th C.) [uncatalogued]

Welsh chapels collection (19th-20th C.) Bryntirion, Trehill, Hawen [uncatalogued]

Welsh dialect / linguistics theses (20th C.)

Welsh maps collection (19th-20th C.) [uncatalogued]

Welsh newspapers collection (19th-20th C.)

Welsh tours / travels / migration collection (18th-20th C.) [strand/theme]

Women's studies historical / literary sources materials (17th-20th C.) [strand/theme]

Working class autobiographies (18th-20th C.) [microfilm]

World War One collections (20th C.) [strand/theme]