Art, Crafts, History & Literature

Ancient & Medieval History Online - Including Africa, Asia, Europe, Egypt, the Near East, Mesopotamia,  Greece, Rome, the Americas and the Islamic World. Comprehensive articles as well as slideshows and videos, biographies, primary sources, and maps and graphs.

Carters Price Guide to Antiques - Provides the prices of antiques and collectables as well as information to help you learn about the field. Search by keyword or browse by topic. 

Gale Virtual Reference Library - A collection of eBooks across a range of topics. The Arts collection includes publications on art, music, literature, religion, dance and film.

Gale World History in Context - Primary sources, biographies, reference books and journals with videos and images covering both modern and ancient history.

History Reference Centre - Designed for people passionate about history, this database features thousands of books and journals, including Australian Historical Studies, Ancient Egypt Magazine and Aviation History.

Hobbies and Craft Reference Centre - Search for "how to" advice, patterns and creative ideas from craft and special interest books and magazines. Knitting, quilting, cooking and modelling titles included.

Literary Reference Centre Plus - In depth analysis, reviews and plot summaries of fiction for students and serious readers.

Novelist Plus - A comprehensive guide to help you identify new authors and genres.

Oxford Art Online - Includes Grove Art Online, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopeadia of Aesthetics and The Oxford Companion to Western Art. Includes biographies, detailed subject entries and images.

Who Else Writes Like - Read all of your favourite authors books, find out 'who else writes like' them and dicover more authors you will enjoy.