United Kingdom Top Sites for Libraries And Museums

    Serials Solutions - Home

    Serials Solutions provides a complete and integrated family of e-resource access and mangement services that help realize the true depth, richness, and value of electronic collections.

    serialssolutions.com

    National Library of Scotland

    A complete list of library catalogs and indexes, current exhibitions and a digital library. Located in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

    nls.uk

    The British Library

    Official depository of the United Kingdom and one the largest research institutions in the world. Maintains collections of primary and secondary resource materials dealing with most areas of intellectual inquiry. Locations in London and West Yorkshire, Un

    bl.uk

    Listal

    A Web-based DVD, music, game and book collection manager.

    listal.com

    Ebook Library

    EBL provides ebooks to academic and research, government and corporate libraries

    eblib.com

    The British Museum

    The Museum houses a vast collection of world art and artefacts and is free to all visitors. Find information about visiting, including admission and opening times, events and exhibitions, gallery guides and teaching resources. Search highlight objects of

    britishmuseum.org

    Science Museum

    London museum and library of science. Exhibitions cover all areas of science and technology. Includes online exhibits and a learning area.

    sciencemuseum.org.uk

    Imperial War Museum

    The museum is unique in its coverage of conflicts, from the First World War to the present day, particularly those involving Britain and the Commonwealth.

    iwm.org.uk

    National Library of Ireland

    Details about services, collections, catalogues and databases, the digital library, and a list of current events. Established in Dublin, Ireland.

    nli.ie

    Museum of London

    The story of the city from prehistoric times to the present day. Information on the collections held by the museum as well as events listings, exhibitions and services.

    museumoflondon.org.uk

    Open Library (Open Library)

    En Internet Archive acaban de abrir su penúltimo proyecto, la Open Library: una iniciativa que consiste en tratar de escanear todos los libros del mundo, empezando por los de dominio público. Te lo explican todo en un libro (hay que predica...

    openlibrary.org

    The National Maritime Museum

    Incorporating the Royal Observatory, Greenwich and Queen's House. Promotes understanding of the history and future of Britain and the sea.

    rmg.co.uk

    Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Features information on upcoming museum events, fine art exhibits, special exhibitions, the Met collection and art galleries online.

    metmuseum.org

    LibraryThing

    Catalogs yours books online. Free for up to 200 titles.

    librarything.com

    Horniman Museum

    Features three main collections, world cultures, natural history and music. Includes details of displays, opening times, facilities and directions. Located in London, UK.

    horniman.ac.uk

    Bibliothèque nationale de France

    Provides online access to collections and virtual exhibitions, as well as details for readers, professionals, and institutions interested in patronage or partnerships. Located in Paris, France.

    bnf.fr

    Glasgow Life Home

    Get the low-down on culture, art, sport and events in Glasgow. Info about museums, galleries, communities and young people, for residents and visitors.

    glasgowlife.org.uk

    Inicio

      Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License Actualización del Sitio...

    bibliotecapleyades.net

    ibiblio

    A collaboration of the Center for the Public Domain and The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill to provide public domain material, organised by subject and UDC (Universal Decimal Classification) including journals, ebooks and a special collection o

    ibiblio.org

    Royal Air Force Museum

    Britain's National Museum of Aviation, celebrates the story of aviation from before the Wright Brothers to the RAF of the 21st Century.

    rafmuseum.org.uk

    National Museums of Scotland

    Official site of the Museums of Flight, Agriculture, Costumes, Armed Forces, the Museum of Scotland and the Royal Museum. Includes opening times, an overview of the galleries, events, and directions.

    nms.ac.uk

    Musee du Louvre

    Official site provides its history, collections, a virtual tour, and a schedule of events.

    louvre.fr

    Biodiversity Heritage Library

    Ongoing project sponsored by ten natural history museum libraries, botanical libraries, and research institutions. Digitized biology texts, journals, and guides.

    biodiversitylibrary.org

    Science Museum Shop

    Range of gadgets, gizmos, educational toys, games and puzzles from museum in South Kensington, U.K.

    sciencemuseumshop.co.uk

    Library of Economics and Liberty

    Includes the Concise Encyclopedia of Economics, economics blog (EconLog, edited by Arnold Kling and Bryan Caplan), classic texts, articles, and data links by topic.

    econlib.org

    Senate House Library

    We are the central library of the University of London and the home library for the School of Advanced Study.

    senatehouselibrary.ac.uk

    The Museums Association

    Largest association representing museums and galleries in the United Kingdom.

    museumsassociation.org

    Europeana

    Multi-lingual online collection of millions of digitized items from European museums, libraries, archives and multi-media collections, with procedures for content providers.

    europeana.eu

    Guggenheim Museum

    Modern and contemporary international art. Located in Manhattan, New York.

    guggenheim.org

    National Museum Directors' Conference

    UK association of directors and chief executives of the national museums and libraries, including the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Public Record Office. Features publications, membership and contact information.

    nationalmuseums.org.uk

    Beaulieu Palace House

    Formerly the Great Gatehouse of Beaulieu Abbey, Palace House has been home to the Montagu family since 1538. The official site offers photographs and visitor information.

    beaulieu.co.uk

    Northern Ireland Public Libraries

    Portal providing information on the services and resources available. Includes searchable catalogue of current library holdings.

    librariesni.org.uk

    Chinese Text Project

    A web-based e-text system which presents complete texts of Chinese philosophy together with their English translations in a structured, cross-referenced, and searchable form.

    ctext.org