Middle Ages


Middle Ages Pathfinder


The following PMS Library resources will provide information on what life was like in the Middle Ages:

Reference Room

Library Catalog (OPAC):  Includes books, digital formats, and websites.  Use these Subject Headings:

Main Library:  Browse 940.1 (European Middle Ages)

Subscription Databases:  


Middle Ages (Annenberg/CPB Project Exhibits Collection)

Castles of Wales (incredible wealth of resources including pictures of castles, maps, historical information)

Castles on the Web (provides links to many castle sites)

Glossary of Castle Terms (definitions of words related to castles)

Heraldry on the Internet (provides links for coat of arms, medieval resources, castles, maps, order of chivalry,etc.)

Regia Anglorum’s articles page (Scroll down and select Village and Villagers to see different townspeople and their occupations.)

Wichamstow(a virtual tour of the fictional medieval estate with maps, interviews of villagers, medieval culture)

Wharram Percy, the Lost Medieval Village (Click on arrow–provides images, maps, and a wealth of information on a medieval village)

Medieval Siege (Nova’s Secrets of Lost Empires series)

Sworn to Serve


Template for writing:  Make a copy and rename (Medieval Accordion – Last Name).

Updated 12/20/13