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National bibliographies and books in print

This is a selective guide to national bibliographies and books in print held on open access in the Humanities Reading Room, arranged by area. Brief title details are given only. Shelfmarks are given at the end of each entry. Electronic resources can be accessed in the Electronic Resources Rooms in both Humanities 1 and 2.

British
West European
Scandinavian
East European
North American

South American/Caribbean
African
Asian
Australasian
General guides


British

 
The English catalogue of books. 1801-1968HLR015.41

 

 
British national bibliography. 1950-
Also available online
HLR015.41
  
Whitaker's books in print. 2003
Also available online as BookData Online, onsite access only.
HLQ015.41

 

 
Whitaker's books in print on microfiche. Sept. 2003
Also available online as BookData Online, onsite access only.
HLM015.41
  
Whitaker's 5 year cumulative book index. 1939-1986HLR015.41
  
Whitaker's book list. 1987-1993HLR015.41
  
Bibliography of Scotland. 1976-1987
Bibliography of Scotland. 1988-1990
HLR015.411
HLM015.411
  
Bibliotheca celtica. 1909-1984HLR015.429
  

West European

 
Irish publishing record. 1967-1994HLR015.415
  
Irish books in print. 1984HLR015.415

 

 
Gesamtverzeichnis des deutschsprachigen Schrifttums (GV). 1700-1910, 1911-1965, 1966-1980HLR015.43

 

 
Kaysers Bücherlexikon. 1750-1985HLR015.43
  
Deutsche Bibliographie (Fünfjahres-Verzeichnis). 1945-1965, 1975-1985HLR015.43

 

 
Deutsche Bibliographie (Halbjahres-Verzeichnis). 1966-1975HLR015.43

 

 
Deutsche Nationalbibliographie. 1986-HLR015.43
  
DDR : Gesamtkatalog. 1987HLR015.431

 

 
Verzeichnis lieferbarer Bücher. Latest editionHLR015.43

 

 
Liechtensteinische Bibliographie. 1974-HLR015.436

 

 
Catalogue général de la librairie française. 1840-1933HLR015.44

 

 
Biblio. 1933-1970HLR015.44

 

 
Bibliographie nationale française
Available on CD-ROM from 1970.
 
  
Livres de l'année: Biblio. 1971-1979HLR015.44

 

 
Répertoires livres hebdo. 1980-HLR015.44

 

 
Livres disponibles. 2004HLR015.44

 

 
Catálogo cumulativo 1886-1957HLR015.45

 

 
Bibliografia nazionale Italiana. 1958-
Also available on CD-ROM.
HLR015.45

 

 
Catalogo dei libri in commercio. Latest editionHLR015.45

 

 
Catálogo general de la librería española. 1901-1950HLR015.46

 

 
Bibliografía hispánica. 1942-1957HLR015.46

 

 
Bibliografía española. 1958-
Also available on CD-ROM (1976-2004), and subsequently online.
HLR015.46

 

 
Libro español. 1958-1986HLR015.46
  
Libros españoles ISBN. 1973-1999
Base de datos de libros editados en España (Ministerio de Cultura) available online.
HLR015.46
  
Llibres en català. 1972-HLR015.467

 

 
Bibliografia nacional de Catalunya. 1982-HLR015.467
  
Boletim de bibliografia portuguesa. 1935-1964HLR015.469

 

 
Catalogo dos livros disponiveis. 1985-HLR015.469

 

 
Brinkmans cumulatieve catalogus van boeken.1850-HLR015.492

 

 
Bibliographie de Belgique. 1875-HLR015.493

 

 
Bibliographisches Bulletin der Schweiz. 1901, 1918-1947HLR015.494

 

 
Schweizer Bücherverzeichnis. 1948-HLR015.494

 

 
Hellenike bibliographia 1800-1863HLR015.495

 

 
Bibliographie hellénique. 1946-HLR015.495

 

 

Scandinavian

 
Norsk bokfortegnelse. 1814-HLR015.481

 

 
Svenskt boklexikon 1830-1865HLR015.485

 

 
Svensk bok-katalog. 1866-1975HLR015.485

 

 
Svensk bokförteckning. 1967-HLR015.485

 

 
Stikordsregister til den danske skønliteratur 1841-1908HLR015.489

 

 
Dansk bogfortegnelse. 1841-HLR015.489

 

 
Littérature finnoise. 1544-1936HLR015.489

 

 
Suomen kirjallisuus. 1939-1998
Also available online Fennica.
HLR015.489

 

 
Islensk bokaska, 1974-
Also available online from 1999 Icelandic National Bibliography
HLR015.491

 

 

East European

 
Bibliografický katalog. Ceské knihy. 1947-1982
Ceska narodni bibliografie. Knihy. 1997-1999
Also available from 1983 onwards on CD-ROM as Czech national bibliography.
HLR015.437
HLR015.437

 

 
Bibliografický katalog: Slovenské knihy. 1952-HLR015.437
  
Przewodnik bibliograficzny. 1958-
Also available on CD-ROM as Polish national bibliography from 1982.
HLR015.438

 

 
Magyar könyveszet. 1860-HLR015.439

 

 
Ezhegodnik knigi SSSR. 1936-HLR015.47

 

 
Russian national bibliography.
Available on CD-ROM from 1991 and online from 1995.
 
  
Russian books in print
Available on CD-ROM from 1989.  
 
  
Kniga v 1915. 1927-1931HLR015.47

 

 
Sistematicheskii katalog russkim knigam. 1825-1869HLR015.47
  
Bibliografi shqipe. 1944-1958HLR015.496

 

 
Bâlgarski knigopis. 1960-1970HLR015.497

 

 
Bibliografija jugoslavije. 1945-HLR015.497

 

 
Bibliografija slovenskih bibliografij 1561-1973HLR015.497

 

 
Slovenian bibliography
Available on CD-ROM.
 
  

North American

 
National union catalog to 1956, 1957-HLL018.3NUC

 

 
Bibliotheca Americana. 1820-1861HLR015.73

 

 
American catalogue. 1876-1910HLR015.73

 

 
Cumulative book index. 1911HLR015.73

 

 
United States catalog. 1912-1928HLR015.73

 

 
Cumulative book index. 1928-1999HLR015.73

 

 
Books in print. Latest edition
Also available online as part of Global books in print, onsite access only.
HLQ015.73

 

 
Canadian books in print.
Available online as part of Global books in print, onsite access only
 

 

 

South American/Caribbean

 
Bibliografíá cubana. 1900-HLR015.7

 

 
Bibliografíá mexicana. 1967-HLR015.72

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico costarricense. 1957-1974HLR015.728
  
Catálogo nacional Costa Rica ISBN. 1983-HLR015.728

 

 
Nicaraguan national bibliography. 1800-HLR015.728

 

 
Bermuda national bibliography. 1983-HLR015.729

 

 
Jamaican national bibliography. 1964-HLR015.729

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico dominicano. 1980-HLR015.729

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico puertorriqueño. 1948-1965HLR015.729

 

 
Current Caribbean bibliography. 1951-1961HLR015.729

 

 
Libros en venta. 1964-HLR015.8

 

 
Boletim bibliográfico da Biblioteca Nacional.1953-1982HLR015.81
  
Bibliografia brasileira. 1983-HLR015.81
  
Libros argentinos. 1982-HLR015.82

 

 
Anuario de la prensa chilena. 1888-HLR015.83

 

 
Bibliografía boliviana. 1979-HLR015.84

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico peruano. 1944-HLR015.85

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico colombiano. 1951-HLR015.861

 

 
Ecuador: bibliografía analítica. 1979-1982HLR015.866

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico ecuatoriano. 1983-HLR015.866

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico venezolano. 1942-1977HLR015.87

 

 
Bibliografía venezolana. 1982-HLR015.87

 

 
Anuario bibliográfico uruguayo.1946-HLR015.895

 

 

African

 
African books in print. Latest editionHLR015.6

 

 
Nigerian publications. 1950-1970HLR015.669

 

 
Bibliografie van afrikaanse boeke. 1861-1970HLR015.68

 

 
South African national bibliography. 1926-HLR015.68

 

 
South African books in print. Latest editionHLR015.68

 

 
Rhodesia national bibliography. 1961-HLR015.689

 

 
Zimbabwe national bibliography. 1979-HLR015.689

 

 

Asian

 
Bibliography of Indian literature. 1901-1953HLR015.54

 

 
Indian books in print . 1994-HLR015.54

 

 
Books from Pakistan. 1958-1973HLR015.549

 

 
Pakistan national bibliography. 1962-HLR015.549

 

 
Philippine national bibliography. 1963-HLR015.599

 

 

Australasian

 
New Zealand national bibliography to 1889, 1890-HLR015.93

 

 
New Zealand books in print. Latest edition.
Also available online as part of Global books in print, onsite access only
HLR015.93

 

 
Australian national bibliography. 1961-HLR015.94

 

 
Australian books in print. Latest edition.
Also available online as part of Global books in print, onsite access only
HLR015.94

 

 

General guides

 
Bell, B. L. An annotated guide to current national bibliographies. 2nd ed. München: Saur, 1998HLR015.016

 

 
Gorman, G. E. and Mills, J. J. Guide to current national bibliographies in the Third World. 2nd rev. ed. London: Zell, 1987.HLR015.171

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