Useful Links for History Study
Below you will find links to websites useful for anyone interested in history, recommended by the members of OUHS. Please let us know if any of them are useful, or if you know of any we may have missed.
Are you interested in a specific area of history? Can you share your 'favourites' list and perhaps post it here on the OUHS website for others to follow? Contact us!
- Here is a well researched list of specialist sites for the study of post-war restitution to German Jews dispossessed by the Nazis from Jeff Porter.
- OUHS member Dr Ruth Barbour has put together a tempting list of sites with a more general historical interest.
Redditch Local History Society. This is a new society that seeks to document and communicate the history of Redditch. A town/district that once supplied 90 per cent of the world's hand sewing needles.
The London Cultureseekers Group explore London's history & cultural aspects. They meet up 3-4 times a month to explore museums, art galleries, stately homes, historical buildings and go on guided walks.
History Today is a visual feast of well-written articles and absorbing analysis. Search a wealth of historical information and in-depth analysis with our online archive, featuring over 11,000 articles spanning all periods, regions and themes of history.
- HerStoria. Look at history from a female perspective and everything changes. HerStoria magazine and Discover Women's History Web will entertain, inform and create a community. Uncover a different history - women's history - and celebrate the women who made it.