A Guide to Research and Teaching about Europe

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Libraries in Europe

Crescat is a guide to Europe and the European Community for academics and researchers in the humanities and social sciences.

Libraries and archives frequently consulted by scholars who study Europe.

Primary sources, including online databases, image collections, and digitized texts.

Secondary sources, including collections of essays, lectures, bibliographies, chronologies, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and guides.

Teaching resources, including syllabi, projects, and assignments designed for the classroom.

Selected commentaries and articles on the Bologna Process and its implications for the structure of European higher education.

This site takes its name from the motto of the University of Chicago: Crescat scientia; vita excolatur: let knowledge grow from more to more; and so be human life enriched.