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Medieval History: Medieval History

This guide will direct you to different topics about the Middle Ages including the plague, crime and punishment and daily life.

Great books on the Middle Ages

Most of the books about Middle Ages are in the  940.1 section of the Non-fiction shelves.

Searching the Web

There is a lot of material available on the Internet therefore it is important to use effective search techniques to find the right material to suit your needs.

You must first decide on your Search terms.

For example, try Medieval life - Middle Ages.

Or be more specific: The Plague, The Black Death, Castles, Monks and Monasteries, Monarchs, Peasants, Knights, Lords.


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

You will need a login and password to access Weblinks Online. See the Resource Centre staff.

Living in the Middle Ages ebook

Make sure you use this fantastic ebook.

Living in the Middle Ages

Living in the Middle Ages is a great ebook that covers most of the topics you are needing to research for your studies on the Middle Ages.


Try these web-sites

Click on these web-sites for information about Medieval Life

Medieval Towns

Medieval Hospitals

Black Death