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Social Sciences

Our collections bring together all kinds of material relevant for research in the social sciences, including official publications and our European Documentation Centre. Find out what we hold, our events, and the research and services that help you to use our collections. The Social Sciences Reading Room is open Mon-Sat.

Latest: Details of the third lecture in our 'Enduring Ideas' series will be announced shortly.

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Find out about our department and how we can support your research

Social sciences collections

Use our subject guides to find out about our collections

Topical Bibliographies

Download bibliographies to facilitate your research


We hold a range of events for the social science community and public

Case Studies

Find out more about how researchers use the social science collections

Products and Services

Information about our online services for social science researchers

Collaborative research

Our work with universities and other partners to enhance our collections and support research