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European History: European History Databases at Yale

Library resources for Western European history at Yale

Western European Databases and Web Resources

This page lists many of the databases for Western European history available at Yale. For a complete listing please use the Database search on Quicksearch While the focus is on Western Europe, some resources from Eastern Europe or Britain which might be relevant to students and scholars of Western Europe are included. For Spain and Portugal, please click here. Most of these are licensed resources only available on campus or using VPN. The page also includes some important resources freely available on the Web. 

The resources here are gouped as Europe: General, Medieval Europe, Early Modern Europe, and Modern Europe.

You can use your browser's "find" function to search by keyword.

Also, check out these language and country specific guides:

Europe: General

Early Modern Europe

Medieval Europe

Modern Europe