Useful Links


University of Hull – History @HistoryatHull

Wilberforce Institute for the Study of Slavery and Emancipation @WISE_Hull

Blaydes House – Maritime Historical Studies Centre

University of Hull Art Collection @ArtCollectionHU

Archaeology at Hull

Hull History Centre @Hullhistorynews

Heritage Consortium @HeritagePhD

North of England Consortium for Arts and Humanities (NECAH) @NECAHpostgrads


Palaeography: Reading Old Handwriting 1500-1800 (Tutorial from the National Archives)

Latin 1086-1733 (Beginner’s Tutorial from the National Archives)

Currency Converter

English Medieval and Renaissance Handwriting (Palaeography Course from Scriptorium)

Jobs & Volunteering

Academic Jobsearch

Museum and Galleries Jobs Desk (University of Leicester)

National Trust Volunteering

English Heritage Volunteering


H-Net: Humanities and Social Sciences Online

Funding Bodies

Higher Education Funding Council England (HEFCE)

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

British Academy

The Leverhulme Trust

Wellcome Trust

Research Councils UK

Royal Historical Society

Economic History Society

Economic and Social Research Council


Institute of Historical Research

The National Archives

Royal Historical Society

Study Areas

Scriptorium: Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts Online

British Association for American Studies

Women’s History Network

Economic History Society

National Trust Collections

Early English Books Online

Early Modern Letters Online (including Women’s Early Modern Letters Online, searchable by gender)

Historic Houses Association

Seminar on Collecting and Display

Association of Art Historians

Current Archaeology

Some History Publishers

Institute of Historical Research

Royal Historical Society

White Rose University Press

UCL Press

Ubiquity Press

Open Library of the Humanities

Cambridge University Press

Taylor & Francis

Oxford University Press

Palgrave Macmillan

Boydell and Brewer



SAGE Publications