The Haddon Library

Useful links

Links that may be useful

Some of the places you get to using these links may be used only by holders of Raven passwords. For more about Raven passwords, go to .

1. First port of call

iDiscover – books and journals held by Cambridge libraries

2. To find online publications accessible via Cambridge libraries

Electronic journals

Scopus — articles within electronic journals

Apollo – research materials produced in the University and deposited online

Additional resources available during the COVID-19 outbreak


Archaeology (with thanks to Susanne Hakenbeck)

3. To find print-on-paper books and journals

iDiscover – books and journals held by Cambridge libraries

COPAC – academic, national and specialist libraries in the UK & Ireland

Worldcat – libraries worldwide

4. To find material on a particular topic, online or as print-on-paper, use all of the above, plus these archaeology and anthropology specials:

4.1. Archaeology

Archaeology Data Service (Archsearch)

Ancient World Online (AWOL) — list of open-access journals in ancient studies

4.2. Social anthropology

Cambridge Encyclopedia of Anthropology

Anthropology of this Century

ProQuest Social Sciences

4.3. Biological anthropology

ProQuest Health and Medicine

5. To get updates on newly-published journals by email

ZETOC (British Library)

JournalTOCS (Heriot-Watt University)

6.  For advice on open access and open data as requirements of research publication:

  • Open access — Office of Scholarly Communication advice on different funders’ requirements, with link for uploading your accepted work
  • Open data — Office of Scholarly Communication advice on research data management, with links to data repositories