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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Scandinavian Studies Guide: Vikings

Books at UIUC

This list represents a small selection of books related to the Vikings held at UIUC.  Please hover over the information icon for book descriptions.  You can find additional titles by visiting the library catalog!

Possible search terms:

  • Vikings
  • Vikings -- History
  • Vikings -- Social life and customs
  • Civilization, Viking


Primary Sources

Online Resources

Videos at the Library

You can find films (either streaming or DVDs) by using the search filters on the left side of the screen in the Library Catalog (after your search) or by using the "Material Type" drop-down menu in the Advanced Search function.  The Library also provides additional guidance on finding videos:

Some examples of either physical or streaming videos on the topic are linked below.

Vikings in Contemporary Culture

This list contains a sampling of books, articles, and online resources related to contemporary use and appropriation of Viking culture. Please hover over the information icon for book descriptions.