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Catalogues

Tools to search our collections and beyond

Discover archives, digital collections, research papers and much more. 

Search LSE collections

Library Search

Use classic Library Search or the brand new Library Search to search across the Library’s collections, including books, articles, and databases.

Reading Lists @ LSE

Search and browse Reading Lists @ LSE - where you will find links to readings for your courses. 

Archive catalogue

Search the archive catalogue to discover LSE’s archives and special collections. Read more on how to access archives and special collections.

LSE Digital Library

Search LSE Digital Library for digitised material from the Library's collections and also born-digital material that has been collected and preserved in digital formats.

LSE Research Online

Search LSE Research Online for LSE research outputs including the full text of journal articles, book chapters, books, working papers, conference papers and more.

LSE Theses Online

Search LSE Theses Online for LSE PhD theses, containing full-text, examined versions of theses accepted for the qualification of Doctorate at LSE.

The Women's Library

Search The Women's Library, Europe’s largest collection of material relating to the lives of women. Find out more about The Women's Library.

Charles Booth's London

Search Charles Booth's London for poverty maps and police notebooks from the famous Victorian study of London. 


 

Search beyond LSE collections

Google Scholar

Use Google Scholar to access a wide range of scholarly material, including LSE subscriptions (LSE authenticated link).

Copac

Search Copac, a combined catalogue of c.90 UK and Irish academic, national and specialist library catalogues.

Search25

Use Search25 to discover material from libraries across the south east of England. 

Worldcat

Search Worldcat which connects you to the collections and services of over 10 000 libraries worldwide.


 

Other tools for discovery

Exam papers

Search exam papers for digitised copies of all past examinations from 1994 to the present.

Ejournals

Search ejournal titles from the Library's collection using the A-Z list.

BrowZine

Search and browse ejournals on BrowZine - an engaging way to view and access ejournals.