Your Academic Support Librarian 

Maria Bell|

Telephone: 0207 955 7242




Library Search 

Use Library Search|  to search across our print and online content - journal articles and ebook content and online resources.

The Course Collection (on the ground floor) holds multiple copies of essential course texts. Use Library Search to locate the books in the Course Collection.

For related topics view the relevant Subject guides for: 

  • Accounting and Finance Bioscience & Health
  • Economics 
  • European Union
  • Government
  • Law
  • Sociology


The Library has an expanding collection of ebooks. Library Search will search across our ebook content.  Use your LSE network username and password to access.  Major collections include:

Finding books not held by the Library

You can search Library catalogues from all over the world to identify material. If you can't get to the holding Library, then you can request material via our Inter Lending service.

COPAC| is a joint catalogue of major UK research libraries including LSE, British Library, UCL, King's, Wellcome Library, Oxford and Cambridge.

As an LSE student you will be able to use most other libraries of the University of London.

There will be other specialist libraries and collections in London. Check their admission requirements before visiting.