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I. Universal Bibliographies on the Subject of History
I.a) Historical Print Publications, Scans Online & Freely Accessible
I.b) Modern Online Bibliographies, regularly updated
II. Bibliographies on the Subject of History, by Nation
II.a) Europe . II.b) Asia . II.c) Africa . II.d) the Americas . II.e) Oceania
III. Bibliographies on Specific Periods of History
III.a) Archaeology, Prehistory . III.b) 600 BCE - 600 CE . III.c) 600 CE - 1450 CE . III.d) 1450 CE - 1750 CE . III.e) 1750 CE - 1914 CE . III.f) since 1914
IV. Bibliographies on Specific Religions
V. Bibliographies on Auxiliary Sciences of History
VI. Bibliographies on Specific Fields of Study


I. Universal Bibliographies on the Subject of History
I.a) Historical Print Publications, Scans Online & Freely Accessible
Bibliographer Year Title, language, Host
Possevino 1593 Bibliotheca Selecta in Latin, GB
Struve 1705 Selecta Bibliotheca Historica in Latin, GB
Struve/Buder 1740 Bibliotheca Historica Selecta in Latin, GB
De Bure 1768 Bibliographie Instructive : Histoire in French, GB
Struve/Meusel 1782-1804 Bibliotheca Historica in Latin, GB
Zuchold/Schmidt/Müldener 1853-1862 Bibliotheca Historico-Geographica in German, GB
Adams 1882, 1888 A Manual of Historical Literature in English, IA
Sonnenschein 1897 A Bibliography of History and Historical Biography in English, IA
Langlois 1901, 1904 Manuel de bibliographie historique in French, IA
Andrews/Cambrill/Tall 1910 A bibliography of history for schools and libraries 1910, IA
Univ./GH Kassel 1999 Bibliographie Geschichte
K.G. Saur International Bibliography of Historical Sciences 1995 [G]


I. Universal Bibliographies on the Subject of History
I.b) Modern Online Bibliographies, regularly updated
AHF since 1990 Arbeitsgemeinschaft historischer Forschungseinrichtungen, Historische Bibliographie Online , in German; Site in German/maintained in Germany; search with English language search terms does produce results


II. National Bibliographies on the Subject of History

Links lead to the country index pages, bibliography section. Here, only modern political entities are linked.

II.a) Europe
EUROPE Albania . Austria . Belarus . Belgium . Bosnia and Herzegovina . Bulgaria . Croatia . Czech Republic . Denmark . Estonia . Finland . France . Germany . Greece . Hungary . Iceland . Ireland . Italy . Kosovo . Latvia . Liechtenstein . Lithuania . Luxemburg . Macedonia . Malta . Montenegro . the Netherlands . Norway . Poland . Portugal . Romania . Russia . Serbia . Slovakia . Slovenia . Spain . Sweden . Switzerland . Ukraine . United Kingdom

II.b) Asia
"Social Sciences Today" Editorial Board, Oriental Studies in the USSR, Part 2 : Bibliography, 1980 [G]
T. Besterman / J.D. Pearson, A World Bibliography of Oriental Bibliographies, Totowa NJ : Rowman and Littlefield 1975 [G]
J.D. Pearson, Oriental & Asian Bibliography, Hamden CT : Archon 1966 [G]
EAST ASIA China . Hong Kong . Japan . Macau . North Korea . South Korea . Taiwan
SOUTHEAST ASIA Brunei . Burma . Cambodia . Indonesia . Laos . Philippines . Singapore . Thailand . Timor Leste . Vietnam
SOUTH ASIA Bangladesh . Bhutan . India . Nepal . Pakistan . Sri Lanka
CENTRAL ASIA Afghanistan . Kazakhstan . Kyrgyzstan . Mongolia . Tajikistan . Turkmenistan . Uzbekistan
MIDDLE EAST Armenia . Azerbaijan . Bahrain . Cyprus . Egypt . Georgia . Iran . Iraq . Israel . Jordan . Kuwait . Lebanon . Oman . Palestine . Qatar . Saudi Arabia . Syria . Turkey . United Arab Emirates . Yemen

II.c) Africa
NORTH AFRICA Algeria . Libya . Morocco . Tunisia . Western Sahara
TO MIDDLE EAST Egypt
EAST AFRICA Burundi . Comoro Islands . Djibouti . Eritrea . Ethiopia . Kenya . Madagascar . Mauritius . Mayotte . Rwanda . Seychelles . Somalia . Somaliland . Sudan . Tanzania . Uganda
SOUTHERN AFRICA Botswana . Lesotho . Malawi . Moçambique . Namibia . South Africa . St. Helena . Swaziland . Zambia . Zimbabwe
CENTRAL AFRICA Angola . Central African Republic . Chad . D.R. Congo (-Leopoldville) . P.R. Congo (-Brazzaville) . Equatorial Guinea . Gabon
WEST AFRICA Benin . Burkina Faso . Cameroon . Gambia . Ghana . Guinee . Guinea-Bissau . Ivory Coast . Liberia . Mali . Mauritania . Niger . Nigeria . Sao Tome e Principe . Senegal . Sierra Leone . Togo

II.d) The Americas
CARIBBEAN Anguilla . Antigua & Barbuda . Bahamas . Barbados . Bermuda . British Virgin Islands . Cayman Islands . Cuba . Dominica . Dominican Republic . Grenada . Guadeloupe . Haiti . Jamaica . Martinique . Montserrat . Netherlands Antilles . Puerto Rico . St. Kitts & Nevis . St. Lucia . St. Vincent . Trinidad & Tobago . Turks & Caicos Islands . U.S. Virgin Islands
CENTRAL AMERICA Belize . Costa Rica . El Salvador . Guatemala . Honduras . Mexico . Nicaragua . Panama
SOUTH AMERICA Argentina . Bolivia . Brazil . Chile . Colombia . Ecuador . Falkland Islands . French Guyana . Guyana . Paraguay . Peru . Suriname . Uruguay . Venezuela .

II.e) Oceania
OCEANIA Australia . French Polynesia . Guam . Hawaii . Federated States of Micronesia . New Zealand .


III. Bibliographies on Specific Periods of History
III.a) History until 600 BCE

III.b) 600 BCE - 600 CE

GENERAL

III.c) 600 CE - 1450 CE

GENERAL Menestrel : Field Guide to the Web; site maintained in France, partially available in English; on the Middle Ages
EUROPE WEMSK (What Every Medievalist Should Know)
Chevalier, Repertoire des sources historiques du moyen age; bio-bibliographie 1st edition 1877 IA, new edition vol.1 : A-I 1903, vol.2 : J-Z n.d., Gallica; topo-bibliographie vol.1 : A-J 1894-1899, vol.2 : K-Z n.d., Gallica
Yale University Library, A Select Bibliography for Medieval Studies
Online Medieval Sources Bibliography
P. Scaruffi, Bibliography of the Middle Ages
Mediaevum : Bibliographien : Mittelalterliche Geschichte und Kulturgeschichte leads to online bibliographies on specific aspects of medieval history
MIDDLE EAST R.S. Faizer, A Bibliography for Medieval Islam
EAST ASIA Early Medieval China Group, Early Medieval China Group
UMF Bibliographies : Tang Dynasty, 618-907, Song Dynasty, 960-1279, Yuan Dynasty, 1271-1368, Ming Dynasty, 1368-1644
CARIBBEAN Ancient Antilles, Pre-Columbian Antilles Bibliography
CENTRAL AMERICA F. Gonzalez, Sacred Cosmology. Precolumbian Mesoamerican Symbolism. Bibliography

III.d) 1450 CE - 1789 CE

GENERAL J. Roach, A Bibiography of Modern History, 1968 [G], mainly on Europe
EUROPE G. Paget, Bibliographie critique des principaux travaux parus sur l'histoire de 1600 a 1914 en 1932 et 1933, 1936, Gallica
W. Harmless, Bibliographies for the Study of the Reformation
18th Century Bibliography covers 1680-1810; lists books published in that time, by year of publication)

III.e) 1750 BCE - 1914 CE

GENERAL J. Roach, A Bibiography of Modern History, 1968 [G], mainly on Europe
EUROPE G. Paget, Bibliographie critique des principaux travaux parus sur l'histoire de 1600 a 1914 en 1932 et 1933, 1936, Gallica
Aspects of the Industrial Revolution in Britain, Bibliography; Bibliographie sommaire sur la revolution industrielle
18th Century Bibliography covers 1680-1810; lists books published in that time, by year of publication)

III.f) since 1914

GENERAL J. Roach, A Bibiography of Modern History, 1968 [G], mainly on Europe
Cold War Bibliography (2000)


IV. Bibliographies on Specific Religions
CHRISTIANITY Fisher, A select bibliography of ecclesiastical history 1885 IA
CATHOLICISM : JESUITS, Carayon, Bibliographie historique de la Compagnie de Jesus ou Catalogue des ouvrages relatifs a l'histoire des Jesuites depuis leur origine jusqu'a nos jours 1864, IA
NESTORIAN CHRISTIANITY : Nestorian.org : Nestorian Bibliography
SYRIAC CHRISTIANITY : The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, The Center for the Study of Christianity : A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity
LUTHERANISM : pp.371-418 in D.H. Larson and M.W. Oldenburg, Historical Dictionary of Lutheranism, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 2001 [G]
MORMONISM : pp.275-322 in D. Bitton, Historical Dictionary of Mormonism, Metuchen NJ : Scarecrow 1994 [G]
ISLAM P.S. O'Donnell : Islamic Studies: A Bibliography (Books in English) 2003
G. Gabrieli, Manuale di Bibliografia Musulmana I. Generale 1916, MENA
K. Schwarz, Verzeichnis deutschsprachiger Hochschulschriften zum islamischen Orient (1885-1970) : Deutschland-Österreich-Schweiz, 1971, MENA
History of Economic Thought in Islam : a Bibliography 2003
R.S. Faizer, A Bibliography for Medieval Islam
HINDUISM
ZOROASTRIANISM Kalasampada, An Annotated Bibliography of Zoroastrian Studies
JAINISM Jainism Explained : Bibliography
SIKHISM Global Sikh Studies : Bibliography
pp.221-322 in W.H. MacLeod, Historical Dictionary of Sikhism, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 1995 [G]
BUDDHISM S. Baums, A. Glass : Bibliography of Gandhari Studies
Buddhist Studies : Buddhism, a Select Bibliography
TAOISM Marceron, Bibliographie du Taoisme; suivi d'une biographie des principaux sinologues, japonistes et autres savants adonnes a l'etude de l'extreme-orient 1898, IA
IV.a Bibliographies on Political Movements
SOCIALISM pp.391-454 in P. Lamb, J.C. Docherty, Historical Dictionary of Socialism, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 2006 [G]


V. Bibliographies on Auxiliary Sciences of History
ARCHAEOBOTANY Circaea, A Biliography for the Archaeobotanical Identification of Seeds from Europe and the Near East
ARCHAEOLOGY GENERAL, SAA, Scholarly Public Archaeology Bibliography
MIDDLE EAST, Research Guide for Byzantine Art and Archaeology
MIDDLE EAST, Archaeological Bibliography : Israel
MIDDLE EAST, Oman Studies Centre, Books and Articles on Oman's Archaeology
EUROPE, J. Dillard, Aegean Archaeology Bibliography
EUROPE, British & Irish Archaeological Bibliography
CENTRAL ASIA, Bibliography, from Archaeology and Landscape in the Altai Mountains of Mongolia
CENTRAL ASIA, Fouilles archeologiques de Samarkand - Afrasiab Bibliographie provisoire des publications de la MAFOuz de Sogdiane
EAST ASIA, Society for East Asian Archaeology, Bibliographies
EAST ASIA, K.R. Robinson, Korean History Bibliography : Archaeology
AFRICA, African Archaeology : Bibliographies and Databases
EAST AFRICA, Poznan Archaeological Museum, Archaeology of the Sudan - Bibliography
SOUTH AFRICA, P. Hubbard, A Bibliography of Zimbabwean Archaeology to 2005
CENTRAL AFRICA, Bibliography on Central Africa's Archaeology
CARIBBEAN, Historiografia Arquelogica de Cuba
CARIBBEAN, Montserrat Archaeology : Bibliography
CENTRAL AMERICA, A.P. Andrews, Historical Archaeology in the Maya Area : A Working Bibliography 2008
SOUTH AMERICA, N. White, South American Archaeology : Bibliography
SOUTH AMERICA, Instituto Colombiano de Antropologia e Historia, Bibliografia de referencia arqueologica
SOUTH AMERICA, E. Salazar, Bibliographie basique de l'archeologie de l'Equateur 2007
NORTH AMERICA, Society for Historical Archaeology, A Bibliography of Historical Archaeology in North America, North of Mexico 1998
OCEANIA, Society for Hawaiian Archaeology : Bibliography
OCEANIA, Samoan Archaeology Bibliography
OCEANIA, J.P. Wesson, A First Bibliography of Historical Archaeology in Australia Continued, Australian Historical Archaeological, 2, 1984
CARTOGRAPHY The Study of Maps
Menestrel, Medieval Cartography : Researchers and Publications, has bibliography
The Newberry, Concise Bibliography of the History of Cartography
Virtual Library : Map History, History of Cartography : General Bibliographies
LIBER : F. Herbert, A current international bibliography of the literature of the history of cartography on the WWW : of whom, by whom, and for whom?
Science : Geography and Cartography, in K.R. Robinson Korean History : a Bibliography
HISTORICAL CLIMATOLOGY The term "Paleoclimatology" refers to the study of climate in geological eras
Historical Climatology, Climate and Society Bibliography
CODICOLOGY The Study of Codices (ancient books)
WEMSK, Codicology
EPIGRAPHY The Study of Inscriptions
Epigraphische Datenbank Heidelberg : Bibliography
University of Warwick, Ancient and Classic History : Epigraphy : Bibliography
HAGIOGRAPHY The Study of Saints
The Orb, An Introductory Guide to Research in Medieval Hagiography
Dumbarton Oaks, Dumbarton Oaks Hagiography Database, contains biblkiography
Central European University, Late Byzantine Hagiography : Texts and Contests
Menestrel, Medieval Latin Hagiography : Bibliography
D.J. Birnbaum, Kievan Hagiography Bibliography
HERALDRY The Study of Coats of Arms
Heraldica, Annotated Heraldry Bibliography
Medieval Genealogy, Links and bibliography for heraldry
ICONOGRAPHY The Study of Symbols in Paintings, Statues Depicting Saints
WEMSK, Iconography, a bibliography
Brian Stross, Symbolism and Iconography Bibliography
MUSEOLOGY / MUSEOGRAPHY Museum Studies
Mouseia, Bibliography, website maintained at the University of Toronto
Smithsonian Institute, The Museum Studies Bibliographies
NUMISMATICS The Study of Coins
Maekeler, Numismatic Bibliography
PALEOGRAPHY The Study of Old (Hand-)Writing
University of London, Senate House Library, Paleography & Manuscript Studies (Catalogue of Resources)
Virtual Library History, Auxiliary Sciences : Paleography : Bibliography
Mediaevum, Bibliographien : Handschriftenkunde und Paläographie
al-Ghazali's Website, Sources for Arabic Paleography
Slavistik-Portal Kempgen's linguistic bibliography : Paleography
POLYPTYCH STUDIES The Study of Polyptychs (medieval inventories) Menestrel Bibliography
SIGILLOGRAPHY / SPHRAGISTICS The Study of Seals
SYMBOLISM The Study of Symbols in Paintings, Statues etc.
Brian Stross, Symbolism and Iconography Bibliography
F. Gonzalez, Sacred Cosmology. Precolumbian Mesoamerican Symbolism. Bibliography
VEXILLOLOGY The Study of Flags
FOTW, Bibliography

VI. Bibliographies on Specific Fields of Study
VI.1) Economic History
VI.1.1) History of Economic Thought
J.F. Henry History of Economic Thought : A Selected Bibliography
A.A. Islahi History of Economic Thought in Islam : A Bibliography
VI.1.2) Periodization of Economic History
Economic Growth in History : Full Bibliography
VI.1.3) Economic History by Region
AFRICA Postcolonial Web, The Economic History of Colonial Africa : Selected Bibliography
NEAR EAST UConn, Economic History of the Ottoman Empire : Bibliography
EUROPE Chaloner / Richardson, Bibliography of British Economic and Social History, Manchester : UP (1976) 1983 [G]
B. Taylor, Society and Economy in Early Modern Europe 1450-1789, A Bibliography of Post-War Research, Manchester UP (1989) 1990 [G]
VI.1.4) Economic History by Industry
AGRICULTURE ASPNS Bibliography 6: Agriculture & Food History
D. Ludden, Bibliography on South Asian Agrarian History
The Orb, Medieval England 1066-1399, Bibliographies : Agricultural Economy in the 13th Century
K.K. Hirst, Rice Domestication Bibliography, Maize Domestication Bibliography
Coconut Domestication Bibliography Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4
K.K. Hirst, Archaeology : Bibliography of Agriculture Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8, Part 9, Part 10
K.K. Hirst, Animal Domestication Bibliography Part 1, Part 2
TEXTILES ASPNS Bibliography 12: Dye & Textile History
K.K. Hirst, Bibliography of Textiles in Archaeology. A brief bibliography of journal articles on textiles in archaeology
Textiles and Weaving
Stichting Egress Foundation, Bibliograsphica Textilia Historiae
Dawn Devine Brown, Davina's Bibliography : Textiles and Costume
L. de Ragusa, Bibliography for Cotton in the Middle Ages
Hearth, Home Economics Archive, Clothing and Textiles Bibliography
Tribal Textiles, Bibliographies
The Worshipful Company of Weavers, Bibliography
J. Munro, Bibliography of Western Textiles : Medieval and Early Modern
POTTERY K.K. Hirst, Bibliography of the Invention of Pottery Part 1, Part 2
NYPL, Historic Pottery and Porcelain : Background Research, Basic Reference Sources
MINING & METAL IND. Mining History Network : Bibliography of British Mining History: Published Since 1987
Bibliography of North American Mining History
Precolonial Metalworking in Africa, a Bibliography
Selected English-Language Works on Japanese Coal-Mining
Australian Mining History Association, Bibliography of the Mining History of Australia, New Zealand and Papua-New Guinea
K.K. Hirst, Metallurgy and the Study of Metals
A Brief Bibliography of Copper in Ancient Times
Arbeitskreis Bergbau im Bergischen Land, Literaturhinweise zur Bergbaugeschichte
GLASSMAKING K.K. Hirst, Glass Making History and Archaeology. A Bibliography of the History of Glass Making
PAPER MAKING The Islamic Manuscript Association, Indian Handmade Paper Bibliography
British Association of Paper Historians (BAPH), Papermaking Book List
FOOD PROCESSING BREWING : J.B. Sumner, Bibliography on the history of brewing
WINERY : Gesellschaft fur Geschichte des Weines, Bibliographie zur Geschichte und Kultur des Weines
WINDMILLS Windmill World, Windmills Bibliography
WATERMILLS Windmill World, Watermill Bibliography
Neander97, Waterwheels and Mills : a Select Bibliography
SHIPBUILDING University of Exeter, Centre for Maritime Historical Studies, Rasor Bibliography
BANKING RBS Heritage Online, List of Books
VI.2) History of Technology
GENERAL The Society for the History of Technology : Basic Bibliography
Hist-Sciences-Tech : Hist-Sciences-Tech, despite title site maintained in France & in French
Universitat de Valencia, Instituto de Historia de la Medicina y de la Ciencia Lopez Pinero, Base de Datos : Bibliografia Historica de los Ciencias y la Tecnica en Espana
Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Dresden, Fachkatalog Technikgeschichte
K.K. Hirst, Bibliography of Craft Specialization Part 1, Part 2
VI.3) History of Natural Sciences
GENERAL History of Science Society, Isis Current Bibliography 2004-
Hist-Sciences-Tech, Hist-Sciences-Tech, despite title site maintained in France & in French
Universitat de Valencia, Instituto de Historia de la Medicina y de la Ciencia Lopez Pinero, Base de Datos : Bibliografia Historica de los Ciencias y la Tecnica en Espana
WEMSK, Medieval Science, a bibliography
ALCHEMY A. Pritchard, Alchemy, a Bibliography of English-Language Writings
The Newton Project, Bibliography of Secondary Sources on Alchemy
ASTRONOMY P. Brosche, History of Astronomy: Publications: General questions and bibliographies
O. von Spaeth, Bibliography on Ancient Egyptian Astronomy
Astronomy, in K.R. Robinson, Korean History, an Annotated Bibliography
R.H. van Gent, Bibliography of Mesopotamian Astronomy and Astrology, Internet Bibliographies on the History of Astronomy and Astronomical Instruments, Astrobibliography (Other)
CHEMISTRY Philpapers : H. Hettema, History of Chemistry (Bibliography)
ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY GENERAL : Association for the Study of Literature & the Environment : D. Hughes, Bibliography of Writing on World Environmental History
GENERAL : T. Heatherington, Environmental Anthropology, Oxford Bibliographies Online
GENERAL : ENFORMA, Environmental History Network for the Middle Ages (ENFORMA), Bibliography
GENERAL : M. Renner, Environmental History Annotated Bibliography 2007
GENERAL : ASPNS Bibliography 8: Environmental History
FOREST HISTORY : Forest History Society, Environmental History Bibliography
FOREST HISTORY : Environmental History Resources, Scottish forest history. A Bibliography
FOREST HISTORY : Archaeology and History of Medieval Sherwood Forest
FOREST HISTORY : S. Jonheimer, Vägar til den Äldre svenska skogslitteraturen. En kommenterad bibliografi om bibliografier (Ways to the Elder Swedish Forest Literature, a Commented Bibliography of Bibliographies)
LAND RECLAMATION : Nieuw Land Erfgoed : Publicaties (Dutch)
MEDICINE J. Meulenbeld, An Annotated Bibliography of Indian Medicine
PHARMACY / PHARMACOLOGY G.J. Higby, E.C. Stroud, The History of Pharmacy: A Selected Annotated Bibliography
NDB, Historisch-biographische Informationsmittel zur Pharmaziegeschichte
Pharmaziehistorische Bibliographie (database of relevant international publications, 1995-)
VI.4) Social History
UK Bibliography of British Social History 1860-1939
Chaloner / Richardson, Bibliography of British Economic and Social History, Manchester : UP (1976) 1983 [G]
Europe 1450-1789 B. Taylor, Society and Economy in Early Modern Europe 1450-1789, A Bibliography of Post-War Research, Manchester UP (1989) 1990 [G]
WOMEN'S HISTORY ViVa Women's History Bibliographic Database
UMF Bibliographies, Women in Chinese History
K.R. Robinson, Korean History : a Bibliography, Women
Philippines. Women's Studies Bibliography
Historia Scotarum, Annotated Bibliography of Scottish Premodern Women's History
pp.309-428 in J.K. Boles, D.L. Hoeveler, Historical Dictionary of Feminism, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 1996 [G]
C. Huff, British Women's Diaries, A Descriptive Bibliography of Selected Nineteenth Centuryt Women's Manuscript Diaries, NY : AMS Press 1985 [G]
H. Cole, The History of Women in Germany from Medieval Times to the Present. Bibliography of English-Language Publications, Washington DC : German Historical Institute 1990 [G]
L. Frey et al., Women in Western European History. A Select Chronological, Geographical and Topical Bibliography from Antiquity to the French Revolution [G]
WITCHCRAFT pp.151-198 in M.D. Bailey, Historical Dictionary of Witchcraft, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 2003 [G]
GUILDS Tim Hoffman, Bibliography on the Guilds 2011; has a rather perfunctory chapter for guilds outside of the UK
SLAVERY / ABOLITION pp.309-348 in M.A. Klein, Historical Dictionary of Slavery and Abolition, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 2002 [G]
DISASTER HISTORY Universität Zürich, Historical Study of Disasters in Comparative Cultural Perspective, Publications
PRICE HISTORY J. Munro, Later Medieval Monetary and Price History , Early-Modern Monetary and Price History
GENOCIDE pp.273-320 in J.R. Fischel, Historical Dictionary of the Holocaust, Lanham MD : Scarecrow 1999 [G]

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