Trial databases

The Library trials databases to get feedback on them from the University community and assess whether they should be added to the Library’s collection.

The database trials on the LIbrary website are in line with the Collection Development and Management Policy and subject level collection statements.


We welcome your comments. Please feel free to send any feedback about our database trials to your subject librarian or the collection policy and development team.

Recommending resources

If you know of a resource you would like us to trial, please feel free to make a recommendation or talk to your subject librarian.

Current trials

  • Political Extremism & Radicalism in the Twentieth Century

    Trial on until 18 December

    Political Extremism and Radicalism in the Twentieth Century hosts a wide range of content focused on political extremism and radical thought. One of the first digital archives on far-right and left political groups it offers campaign materials, propaganda, government records and various ephemera that allow researchers to explore extremism and radicalism in new and innovative ways.