Subject Resources

Our resource discovery tool, Primo, provides access to Special Collections and Museums catalogues, and the main catalogue of the University of Aberdeen Library. It is also a gateway to our electronic databases and ejournals. Primo provides:

  • details of printed and electronic resources from all library sites
  • access to large collections of electronic books in full text on:
    • Ebook Central - formerly known as ebrary (+130,000 electronic books in all subjects)
    • SpringerLink
    • ScienceDirect
    • EEBO (Early English Books Online)
    • ECCO (Eighteenth Century Collections Online)

Please consult our guides to searching our collections or contact one of our Information Consultants for further help.

This section includes advice on both paper and electronic sources of information arranged by subject.

Subject Resources A-Z

A
Accountancy
Agriculture
Anthropology
Archaeology
Art History (see History of Art)

B
Biology
Business Studies

C
Catalogues
Celtic
Chemistry
Church history (see Divinity with RS)
Classics
Computing Science

D
Dictionaries
Divinity with Religious Studies

E
Ecology
Economics
Education
Engineering
Environmental Science
European Studies

F
Film & Visual Culture
Forestry
French

G
Gateways
Gazetteers (see Maps & gazetteers)
Genealogy
Geography
Geology
German

H
Hispanic Studies
History
History of Art

I
Immunology
International Relations

L
Language & Linguistics
Law
Library & Information Science
Literature


M
Management Studies
Maps, atlases & gazetteers
Marine Science
Mathematics
Medicine & Medical Sciences
Music

N
Newspapers

O
Official Publications (UK)

P
Petroleum Geology
Philosophy
Physics
Planning
Plant Science
Politics
Property
Psychology

R
Reference works
Religion (see Divinity and Religious Studies)
Russian

S
Scandinavian
Scottish Studies
Schools
Sociology
Soil Science
Spanish (see Hispanic Studies)
Statistics

T U V

W
Web Gateways (see Gateways)

Z
Zoology