The core monographic collection of the Bodleian's history modern monographs are located in the gallery of the Upper Camera, Radcliffe Camera.
The collection is particularly strong on British and Western European History but has growing provision for global history. It is primarily derived from undergraduate and postgraduate reading lists and has few foreign-language titles.
Please search SOLO for specific titles and ask staff for assistance.
S.Hist. 1 - GENERAL HISTORY (incl. Philosophy, historical study, teaching of history, individual historians)
S.Hist. 2 - WORLD HISTORY - GENERAL (chronological arrangement from early civilisations to Postmodernism)
S.Hist. 3 - WORLD HISTORY– INDIVIDUAL RELIGIONS, WOMEN’S STUDIES, ECONOMIC HISTORY, POLITICAL HISTORY, SOCIAL HISTORY (incl. women studies, slavery, Judaism, Islam, Capitalism, Liberalism & Neoliberalism, Globalisation, monarchy, democracy, anarchism, pacifism, Folkore)
S.Hist. 4 - CHURCH HISTORY (incl. Christianity and Hagiography)
S.Hist 5 - EUROPE - GENERAL (chronological arrangement form pre-history to post-1989)
S.Hist. 6 - EUROPE - RELIGIONS (chronological arrangement from beginnings of Christianity to 20th century)
S.Hist. 7 - EUROPE - A-Z by country, e.g.
7B.200 - 255 - Byzantine Empire
7F.50 - 7F 265 - France
7G.1 - 7G.175 - Germany
7G.200 - 7G.245 - Greece
7I.50 - 7I.215 - Italy
7R.50 - 7R.155 - Russia
7S.80 - 7S.176 - Spain
S.Hist. 8 - GREAT BRITAIN – CONSTITUTIONAL & LEGAL HISTORY
S.Hist. 9 - GREAT BRITAIN – POLITICAL, DIPLOMATIC & MILITARY HISTORY
S.Hist. 10 - GREAT BRITAIN – SOCIAL, ECONOMIC & CULTURAL HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY
S.Hist. 11 - GREAT BRITAIN – RELIGIONS
S.Hist. 12 - WALES
S.Hist. 13 - SCOTLAND
S.Hist. 14 - IRELAND
S.Hist. 15 - GREAT BRITAIN – LOCAL HISTORY
S.Hist. 16 - GREAT BRITAIN – BRITISH EMPIRE
S. Hist. 17 - ASIA – GENERAL
S.Hist. 18 - ASIA – A-Z by country
S.Hist. 19 - LATIN AMERICA
S.Hist. 20 - AFRICA – A-Z by country
S.Hist. 21 - INDA
S.Hist. Ref - REFERENCE
All Upper Camera books are
to the library.
You can use them anywhere in the Radcliffe Camera, Gladstone Link and the Old Library, incl. Duke Humfrey's Library.