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History Compass (2003-present)

Journal of Global History (2006-present)

Journal of Medieval Worlds (2019-present)

Journal of Tourism History (2009-present)

Journal of Transport History (1953-present)

Journal of World History (1990-present)

Journeys: The International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing (2011-present)

Mobilities (2006-present)

Studies in Travel Writing (1997-present)



Project MUSE

Digital Collections (external)

British Library, Endangered Archives

British Library Images Online

David Ramsey Map Collection - Stanford University Library

Digital Bodleian - Bodleian Library, Oxford

Dumbarton Oaks - Rare book collection

Early Americas Digital Archive - University of Maryland

Early Caribbean Digital Archive - Northwestern University

Gallica - Bibliothèque nationale de France Digital Library

James Ford Bell Library - University of Minnesota

John Carter Brown Library

Library of Congress

Papers of the Board of Longitude - Cambridge Digital Library

Qatar Digital Library

Welcome Collection

Women's Travel Writing, 1780-1840: A Bio-Bibliographical Database - University of Wolverhampton

Digitised Sources (Warwick access)

America's Historical Imprints

China: Trade, Politics & Culture

China: Culture and Society

Church Missionary Society Periodicals

Confidential Print: Africa, 1834-1966

Confidential Print: Middle East, 1839-1969

Early English Books Online (EEBO)

Early Modern Books

East India Company

Empire Online

Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750

Grand Tour

India, Raj & Empire

Making of the Modern World

Migration to New Worlds

Sabin Americana: 1500-1926

South Asia Open Archives

The Times Digital Archive (1785-2014)

The Times of India (1838-2010)

World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean


Art of Travel, 1500-1850

Atlas of Mutual Heritage

Global Middle Ages

Hakluyt Society - publisher of travel accounts

Imagining Medieval Narrative: The Travels of Marco Polo - Vanderbilt University

Internet Global History Sourcebook - Fordham University

Journeys to the West: Kitan and Jurchen Travelers in 13th-Century Central Asia - Shao-yun Yang, Denison University

The Travels of Ibn Battuta - UC Berkeley

Virtual Mappa - Digital Editions of Early Medieval Maps of the World

Slave Voyages. Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database Website.

South Seas: Voyaging and Cross-Cultural Encounters in the Pacific

World History Commons

Zhufan zhi 諸蕃志 (1225), A Chinese Gazetteer of Foreign Lands - Shao-yun Yang, Denison University

Published Resources

Das, Nandini, João Vicente Melo, Haig Smith, and Lauren Working (eds.), Keywords of Identity, Race, and Human Mobility in Early Modern England (Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021). Open access.

Forsdick, Charles, Zoë Kinsley, and Kathryn Walchester (eds.), Keywords for Travel Writing Studies: A Critical Glossary (London and New York: Anthem Press, 2019). Link.

Montagu Letters