Browse by subject - Catalogues & Bibliographies

1 - Antique Map Price Record
Alternative titles: also known as 'AMPR'
Description: A database containing over 200,000 records collected from dealer and auction catalogs since 1982, describing antique maps and their sale value at a given time.
Publisher: EBSCO
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2 - CERL Heritage of the Printed Book Database
Alternative titles: also known as 'Heritage of the Printed Book Database'
also known as 'HPB Database'
previously known as 'Hand Press Book Database'
Description: A bibliographic database for items of European printing of the hand-press period (c.1455–c.1830) held at major European and North American research libraries; produces by the Consortium of European Research Libraries.
Coverage: 1455 to 1830
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/104
3 - English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC)
Alternative titles: also known as 'ESTC'
Description: A bibliographic database containing records for over 460,000 items published between 1473 and 1800
Coverage: 1473 to 1800
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/142
4 - Screen Studies Collection
Alternative titles: also known as 'ProQuest Screen Studies Collection'
Description: Provides access to a range of current publications related to film scholarship alongside detailed and expansive filmographies. This collection includes the specialist index FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals Database and the detailed and complementary filmographies created by the American Film Institute and the British Film Institute; AFI Catalog and Film Index International.
Publisher: Proquest
Full text: Yes
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5 - Suncat : UK Union Catalogue of Serials
Description: An online serials database containing the serial holdings for UK academic and research libraries
Publisher: Edina
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/121
6 - UlrichsWeb Global Serials Directory
Description: An online serials database containing more than 300,000 periodicals including academic and scholarly journals, open access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers and newsletters
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
7 - United Nations Bibliographic Information Service
Alternative titles: also known as 'UNBIS'
Description: An online database of United Nations documents and publications from 1979 onwards. Also provides access to Voting Records and Index to Speeches
Coverage: 1979 onwards
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/123
8 - Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers & Periodicals, 1800-1900
Alternative titles: also known as 'Directory of English Newspapers & Periodicals, 1800-1900'
Description: An online bibliographic database of 50,000 Victorian newspaper and periodical publications, with 48,000 personal names, 4,572 issuing bodies and 756 subjects
Publisher: North Waterloo Academic Press
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Access: Access to this resource is restricted to our Edinburgh reading rooms and to Kelvin Hall, Glasgow.
9 - WorldCat
Description: Catalogue of over 1.4 billion items from over 10,000 libraries worldwide.
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Access: This is an open access resource. It can be accessed via the following URL:
https://auth.nls.uk/eresources/goto/174