Medieval Narratives


Medieval Narratives 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:  

Destiny Discover eBooks (click images for hotlinks):







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

Middle Ages for Kids (easier reading) – select specific topics from the Overview, Knights and Castles, Culture and Major Events sections.

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.)

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

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


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

Updated 9/6/22