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Library Search

  • Use Library Search to search for books, journals and online resources
  • Some key classmarks for Anthropology  are:
    Social Anthropology GN301
    Ethnographies GN378-396
    Economic anthropology GN448
    However, note that due to the interdisciplinary nature of the subject, relevant books may also be found in other sections.
  • Use the Location and classmark from Library Search  to locate material or ask a member of staff.

 Course books

  • The Course Collection (ground floor) holds multiple copies of essential course texts.
  • You can short-cut searching for reading list books by using Reading lists @ LSE

Dictionaries and encyclopaedias


The Library has a growing number of ebooks. They are accessible to LSE staff and students by using their network username and password.  Major collections include:

  • Cambridge Books Online -  free access to 100s of titles from the leading academic press covering all subject areas.
  • OECD ILibrary   read the full text of publications from the OECD