Sir Winston Churchill

This month we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of Sir Winston Churchill. The Library has a collection of books by and about Churchill, some of which are currently featuring in a small display of Churchill books in the Library foyer.

Bodleian Libraries also have a number of e-books by and about Churchill. These can be accessed by all Library members via SOLO on PCs in the Library, or in the Student Resource Room at Ewert House, and from all internet connections by those holding full University cards/Oxford Single Sign On.

Other online resources include:

  • The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, available on PCs in the Library or in the Student Resource Room at Ewert House, and from all internet connections by those holding full University cards/Oxford Single Sign On. You can also access this at home if you are a member of a public library.
  • The Churchill Centre, www.winstonchurchill.org/. This is a freely available website which includes information about him, texts of speeches, bibliographies, and audio and video resources