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12 Cities of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum


This guide is designed to help you find information to support your studies in this HSC Ancient History topic.  You might need help to find information. JUST ASK, we are here to help you. You can email Mrs Keighery.


Recommended Websites

  • CyArk: Pompeii
    Pompeii was CyArk's first project. CyArk is a non profit organization that digitally records, archives and shares the world's most significant cultural heritage.
  • Herculaneum Conservation Project
    The Herculaneum Conservation Project has been working at the archaeological site since 2001. Click on the 'Read More' link for more information, including conference papers, academic articles and book chapters.

Analyses & interprets different types of sources: Magazines and Academic Journals

 Journal literature is a key source of authoritative information. 


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When your at home, you'll need to access these resources by logging into your Portal page and use the Senior Library tab. 

Resources at Willoughby Library

catalogue   |   online databases
  • Use the catalogue to find books. 
  • Recommended databases: Academic Search Premier (multi-disciplinary) Australian & NZ Reference Centre ( local news and content, multi-disciplinary), Credo (reference books).
  • Use eResources link to access State Library of NSW databases: Cambridge Histories, Cambridge Campanion, Gale Primary Sources and Proquest Research Library

Books in our Library

Browse in non-fiction at 937 to find books like this.