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.

Carter's 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.

Culinary Arts Collection - Access over 5 million articles from major cooking and nutrition magazines.

Fine Arts and Music Collection - A collection of over 10 million articles relating to drama, music, art history and filmmaking. Includes the Wilson Art Index and the Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) index.

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.

General OneFile - A collection of news articles, magazines, books, academic journals, images and video that support History research and exploration.

History Reference Center - 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 Center - 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 Center 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.

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

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