Global Commodities

Did you know that the University Library has access to Global Commodities?

Global Commodities brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. The commodities featured in this resource have been transported, exchanged and consumed around the world for hundreds of years. They helped transform societies, global trading operations, habits of consumption and social practices. The commodities featured include chocolate, coffee, spices, sugar and timber.

Global Commodities is accessible via our Electronic Library and the library catalogue.

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