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A guide to resources for Archaeology

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Archaeology at the Department of Continuing Education (Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Masters courses, DPhil students); the guide focusses particularly on British and landscape archaeology.  Students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Archaeology, including ebooks, ejournals and bibliographic databases.

Finding books for Archaeology

Oxford has a wide range of ebooks and printed books for Archaeology, including at the Continuing Education Library.  For more detailed information about our book collections visit the books page of this guide.

Key journals

A lot of journals, as well as being available in print, are available online and can be searched via SOLO or eJournals A-Z. Below are a few of the top journals for Archaeology and there is more information on the journals page of this guide.

Key databases

Oxford subscribes to many bibliographic databases. They can be used to locate journal articles, conference proceedings, books, images, and more. You can find some of the key databases for British Archaeology below, but take a look at the databases page of this guide for more titles.

Free Online Resources

Many of the key resources for British Archaeology are freely available online - see the Free Online Resources page of this guide for more details.

Rewley House Continuing Education Library

The Library

Contact info

Rewley House Continuing Education Library
Rewley House
1 Wellington Square

Tel.01865 270454


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