Reference resources

Discover reference resources available online and in Islington libraries with your membership

Access to Research

Discover a world of published academic research at your local library. Over 1.5 million academic articles are available, free of charge, in participating public libraries across the UK, including Islington Libraries.

Who's Who

The essential directory of the notable and influential, plus Who Was Who - more than 100,000 entries from the archives of Who's Who dating back to 1898.

Issues Online

Issues Online is the UK's first comprehensive reference source addressing contemporary social issues. Provides a wide range of information including: articles with news and views on each topic, key facts, key statistics, lobby group links, newspaper archives, reference sites, research guides and glossaries plus assignment/debate suggestions. Superb resource for homework on social topics.

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