The informational resources listed here may be of special interest to students majoring in Contemporary European Studies.
- E-Journals related to European Studies
Links to online journals related to the study of Europe
- European Film Collections
Thematic lists of European films available for viewing at the Media Resources Center in the Undergraduate Library
- Recommended Databases for European Studies
A helpful list of online databases for researching topics related to Western Europe
- Reference Links on West European Studies
A collection of websites offering informational resources for studying Western Europe
The Center for European Studies at UNC-Chapel Hill
- Business Briefs
A series of informational briefs providing economic information about the European Union.
- European Union Online Resource Guide
This website offers students and teachers a wealth of material on the history and development of the European Union and European Monetary Union.
- Francophone Identities
A bilingual educational website that explores the multiplicity of francophone cultures and the role of France within contemporary Europe.
- Media Briefs
Concise information on special topics relevant to the European Union.
- META: Modern Europe Through Art
Integrates major Western European artistic concepts and movements in the 20th century into several disciplines, including history, politics, sociology, and psychology.
- Uncovering the Mystery: The Veil
This multimedia website focuses on the recent headscarf debate and the integration of Muslim women in France and Europe.
Informational Websites on the EU
- Brookings Independent Studies on the European Union
A collection of articles about the EU. Touches on economic, political, and cultural issues.
- CIA World Factbook- European Union
Includes a map and brief descriptions of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues.
Universiteit Leiden’s website documenting the history of the EU. Complete with archives, timelines, and primary documents.
- EU Observer
An independent nonprofit site providing news on the European Union.
An independent media portal dedicated to EU affairs.
- Gateway to the European Union
The official website of the EU. Provides access to information (press releases, legislation, fact-sheets) published by the EU and its institutions.
Website Directories and Guides
- A to Z Index of EU Websites
A guide to all of the websites of the European Union's institutions, the European Commission Delegation in Washington, and specialized agencies in Europe.
- CES’s European Weblinks Listed by Country
A compilation of informational websites, organized by country
- CES’s List of Weblinks on Europe and the EU
A collection of links with helpful information on a variety of topics relating to Europe
- UC-Berkeley’s EU Internet Resources
Links to information on all aspects of the EU.
- WessWeb’s Links to Selected West European Newspapers and News Services
Compiled by the West European Studies Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries.
- Intute’s EuroStudies Information Gateway
Free access to the best web resources on European studies in the social sciences, created by a network of UK universities and partners.
A guide to online scholarly resources on western Europe, Compiled by the West European Studies Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries.