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Medieval West - Reference Sources: Annual Bibliographies and Indexes to Articles

Annual Bibliographies and Indexes to Articles

Annual bibliographies and indexes to articles provide access to the most recently written and indexed materials on topics.

Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index. Covers articles from 1994 from some 400 journals, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality and gender during the Middle Ages (450-1500) in Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Publications may be in English, French, German, Spanish or Italian (only since 2001). Excludes books by single authors (check MAGIC).

Bibliographie Annuelle de l'Histoire de France du Cinquieme Siecle a 1958, Main Z 2176 .B5. In French. The major annual bibliography of French history. Indexes both books and articles, French ones, but offers no annotations. See the chapter for Histoire Sociale. Within this chapter there is a section on la famille, la femme, et l'enfant containing a sub-section on le Moyen Age. Probably also other useful sections for those with good French language skills.

Year's Work in English Studies, Main, PE 58 .E6.  Similar to the entry just above, but also evaluates the importance or nature of the items indexed. A leading review journal in the field. Studies are drawn from books and articles published in Great Britain, U.S., and Continental Europe. Also covers works about language. Arranged chronologically by period. Indexed by author and subject.

Year's Work in Modern Language Studies,  Main PB 1 .Y45. A selective, evaluative review of research on Romance, Celtic, Germanic, and Slavonic languages and literatures. Organized by language or geographic area. Covers medieval Latin literature, also. 1930-1994 available in Periodicals Archive Online, see above.

International Philosophical Bibliography, Main, Z 7127 .R42. Use this to supplement a search in Philosopher's Index, above. A combination, in 1994, of the French Repertoire Bibliographique de la Philosophie, Main, Z 7127 .R42 and a German source. Indexes both books and articles in many languages.

Isis.  Coverage full-text via JSTOR for 1913-1996 issues. A scholarly journal from the History of Science Society publishing scholarly articles, book reviews, and a bibliography on the history of science, medicine, and technology. From March, 1993 indexing via ProQuest, with full-text available from March, 2002 on. There is a print bibliography, Isis Cumulative Bibliography, 1966-1985 in Main, Z 7405 .H6 I28, and Main, oversize, 2 supplements, and 1990 edition.

Medioevo Latino: Bollettino Bibliografico della Cultura Europea da Secolo VI al XV.  Main Z 6203 .M43 1980  Published in Italy but has citations to materials published in Germany, France, Britain, etc. with abstracts in these languages.

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