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Scottish librarians information service. Ask Scotland specialises in questions about Scotland and its history but librarians from across Scotland will be happy to answer general reference queries on any other topic too.
Links to over 40,00 booksellers and 150 million books for sale worldwide. Advanced search facility is available for author / title / out-of-print / ISBN / keyword / price search.
- Booksellers Association
Includes directories of bookshops and specialist booksellers.
- British Library Public Catalogue
Allows searching and ordering of documents.
Links to academic and national library catalogues and specialist collections in the U.K. and Republic of Ireland.
- ESRC Research
Searchable database of projects funded by the Economic & Social Research Council. Searchable by topic, reference number, person and date of research.
- European Library
Gateway to Europe's National Libraries. Includes National Union Catalogues, national bibliographies, periodicals indices and digitised collections.
- Google Scholar
Allows a cross-disciplinary search for scholarly literature, whether peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts or articles.
A worldwide directory of over 5,000 library catalogues.
- Library of Congress
- Literary Encyclopedia
Contains biographies, profiles of individual works, topics and definitions of literary terms. Writers can be listed according to genre, sex, period and culture.
- National Library of Scotland
Catalogues, news, digital library and professional information
- National Library of Scotland Map Library
Old maps of Scotland dating from 1560 to 1961 and including Ordnance Survey maps and town plans. Site searchable by keyword. Zoom facility. Commentaries available.
- Scottish Bibliographies Online
Advanced search available for new and used books. Search can be refined by keyword, price, date and whether item is hardback or paperback.
- The Booklist Center
Contains over 300 lists covering over 80 topics.
- UK Public Libraries Page
Listing of UK public libraries on the Web including links to online catalogues.
- WWW-VL History Central Catalogue
Divided into sections covering historical periods, methodology, materials and themes.
Disclaimer: Links to reference sites are for guidance only. While Clackmannanshire Libraries attempts to maintain and monitor the currency and accuracy of linked reference sites it does not accept responsibility for their content, which may be subject to change.