Very Short Introductions

Very Short Introductions provide intelligent and serious introductions to a huge range of subjects. In this digital resource, hundreds of titles can be searched at once, opening up new pathways across subjects.

Students can use Very Short Introductions to consider study options, embark on a new module, topic, or essay, or revise a particular subject.

Teachers and other educators can assign chapters, or whole books to students.

Adult learners can also gain new insights through an introduction to a topic.

Very Short Introductions: now also online