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Online Products & Reference Databases

Routledge Online

Bringing together the very best subject content from across our publishing heritage in unique collections. These resources open up exciting new research opportunities for students and scholars alike - redefining the online library. Use the links below to begin exploring our new fully-searchable and cross-referenced resources in the areas of Religion, Music and Politics.

Routledge Religion Online


Routledge Music Online


Routledge Politics Online


The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

REP Online – your dynamic online resource for researching, teaching and studying in the philosophy arena and related disciplines. The online version of Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy builds on the success of the original by providing that invaluable combination for a reference work; top quality content combined with the full searchability and accessibility of the Internet.

World Who’s Who

The comprehensive, newly-expanded World Who’s Who brings together current and hard-to-find biographical information on almost 60,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.

The World of Learning

"… current, well indexed, and well edited – a valuable and unique reference classic. An online version complements the print edition and offers browse functions and frequent updates. Summing Up: Highly recommended."
— Choice

Europa World Plus

Europa World Plus is the online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Regional Surveys of the World series. First published in 1926, the year book is renowned as one of the world's leading reference works, covering political and economic information in more than 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. This invaluable resource is now available in a dynamic online format.

The International Institute for Strategic Studies: Armed Conflict Database

The ACD has a built-in-function which can generate targeted reports on conflict data back to 1997 and correlates reports from various years, conflicts, regions and topics. Variables can be isolated or combined and the results are easily presented, either on-screen in a table or when downloaded.