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Ancient Rome: Home

This LibGuide will help you source useful books, encyclopedia, web-sites, images and videos on Ancient Rome.

Searching the library catalogue

Search the library catalogue Access-it for books on Ancient Rome.

Decide on your search terms.

You could try Ancient Rome, Rome - Civilisation, Rome - History or Rome - Social life and customs.

Or you could try more specific terms, for example, Colosseum or Roman Baths.

Most of the books about Ancient Rome are in the 937 section of the Non-fiction shelves.

Also check the general books on Ancient Civilisations at 930 using the contents pages and index to guide you to information about Rome.

Books not to be missed



Read this ebook titled Living in Ancient Rome by Norman Bancroft.             






Great Empires of the Past Database

Search this database for excellent information on many aspects of Ancient Rome.

You can search directly from this LibGuide.

World Book Encyclopedia

Search Ancient Rome on World Book Online. See the Resource Centre staff for a login and password.

Searching the Web



Weblinks Online is a database of websites that you can use as a starting point before you venture into the wider web. 

Click on the icon to start searching.
You will need a login and password to access Weblinks Online. See the Resource Centre staff.

Or try a different Seach Engine than Google.

Do an instaGrok search on Ancient Rome.

Results will be displayed in a visual diagram. Check out the links to web-sites, images and video on Ancient Rome.

Try these web-sites

Click on these web-sites for information on all aspects of Ancient Rome.

Map of Ancient Rome

Map of Ancient Rome