Your Academic Support Librarian 

Heather Dawson

Telephone: 0207 955 6806 






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Library Catalogue

  • Use the Library Catalogue to search for books, journals and online resources
  • New to the Library? See Orientation about the Catalogue
  • 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 floor plan guide to locate material or ask at the Help Desk. 

Course books

  • The Course Collection (ground floor) holds multiple copies of essential course texts.
  • You can short-cut the searching for reading list books by clicking on the Reading lists option on the Library Catalogue.

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: