Research Databases

  • Very Short Introductions

    Very Short Introductions (Oxford Unversity Press) provide intelligent and serious introductions to a huge range of subjects. In this digital resource, hundreds of titles can be searched at once, opening up new pathways across subjects. Students can use Very Short Introductions to consider study options, embark on a new module, topic, or essay, or revise a particular subject.  Teachers and other educators can assign chapters or whole books to students. Adult learners can also gain new insights through an introduction to a topic.