Providing easy access to digital history sources, Manchester Medieval Sources Online brings essential texts from the Manchester Medieval Sources series to students and academics all over the world.

From the terror of the Black Death to the drama of the Norman invasion, Manchester Medieval Sources brings alive the reality of life in the medieval world through these first hand accounts, many translated into English for the first time. The series is also unique in providing extensive introductory and explanatory material which will enable a beginner in the area to understand the variety of interpretations the sources have had, and any linguistic problems that have been controversial.

Manchester Medieval Sources Online is hosted exclusively on Manchester University Press’s new digital content site, manchesterhive. Click the site logo to find out more.



Key features & benefits

  • Includes over 36 international respected books

  • Edited and authored by leading figures in the field, guaranteeing quality and robustness of the content

  • Updated annually with new, high quality content, allowing readers access to the latest research in medieval studies

  • Offers a single, easy-to-navigate database for studying medieval history, bringing together a wide range of topics in one easy to use resource



Free trials

We offer 30-day free trials to institutions – to request a free trial, please visit our digital content platform manchesterhive and complete the request form, using the link below:

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Pricing information

For pricing information on Manchester Gothic and any of our other collections, please get in touch with us at [email protected].

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