Subject Guides include information on subject specific web resources, ebooks, ejournals and helpful classification numbers. Digital and Information Literacy Skills Sessions can be arranged for groups or individuals. If you would like additional help please use our booking form to arrange a session. 

Books are located on the upper floor (001-841) and the lower floors (841-999) of the library at the Lampeter campus. It is important to search the library catalogue in order to find specific titles. Some relevant classification numbers for Archaeology are listed below:

220.93    Archaeology of the Bible 
291.175    Archaeology and religion
930     History of ancient world
930.1        Archaeology
930.101     Archaeological theory
930.1028    Environmental archaeology
930.102804    Nautical archaeology
930.12     Human evolutionary anatomy
942.011       Prehistoric Britain   

You can access e-books via the library catalogue and the E-Book CollectionsFor your subject, you may find the following E-Book collections useful:

Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.

A selection of full text e-journals as well as the indexes and abstracts are available via the library. Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account.

To search for full text e-journal articles by subject, you can go to the library catalogue or go to specific e-journal resources on the E-Journals. Some useful e-journal collections for Archaeology are:

The easiest way to find full text e-journal articles is to use the library catalogue. E-journal titles can be located using the E-Journal search. Below are links to some useful e-journal titles for Archaeology:

A complete list of journal collections can be viewed at Electronic Journals A-Z list.

The library subscribes to a number of e-resources, of which the following might be useful:

  • Digimap contains online maps and spatial data of Great Britain. Please note that digimap is only available with an Athens login. To request an Athens login, please contact and provide your name and your student ID number or staff email addres
  • Oxford Art Online covers all aspects of the visual arts from prehistory to the present day, from art and architecture to ceramics and photography. It gives online access to the text of over 50,000 articles from the 34 volume Dictionary of Art, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and the Oxford Companion to Western Art.

Many of our e-resources require you to login using your university IT account. A complete list can be viewed at All Resources.