University of Wales - Swansea
University of Wales Swansea
The University Library has extensive holdings in medieval and modern history. It possesses electronic resources such as EEBO and ECCO. Use can be made of the Cardiff Central Library (forty-two miles away) and the National Library of Wales at Aberystwyth (seventy miles away). The University is also a centre for American Studies, Medieval Studies and Russian Studies and appropriate Library collections have been built up. The University Library subscribes to the National Inventory of Documentary Sources for the United Kingdom, providing detailed guides to British archives. The South Wales Miners’ Library, which is managed by the University and located at the Hendrefoelan site, houses important printed and audio-visual aids for research into south Wales’ industrial history. Computer and language courses and facilities are available. There is a well-equipped postgraduate room in the Department, with computer facilities.