Research Collections

The Making of Twentieth-Century Britain (6AAH3033/34)

Senate House Library has a combination of electronic and print resources that will be useful for your dissertation. The information below is simply to get you started Print Materials  Your research will probably take you to every open floor of Senate House Library, where you will find books on the fifth floor in History (browse at classmarks MUGV, MZR, OAG), on the seventh floor in Sociology (especially at classmark RLR), Politics (try the classmark RL3e), Economics (around TWe), and on the sixth floor in Commonwealth Studies (around DA16, JV9125, and HV802).
19 Oct 2016
Dr Jordan Landes

Britain’s Thatcher (6AAH3011/12)

Senate House Library has a combination of electronic and print resources that will be useful for your dissertation. The information below is simply to get you started… Print materials
19 Oct 2016
Dr Jordan Landes

The Enlightenment (6AAH3027/8)

Senate House Library has a combination of electronic and print resources that will be useful for your dissertation. This post provides handy tips and hints about getting the best from our resources and Collections.

13 Oct 2016
Dr Jordan Landes

Calling the DADAists! Book your tickets for the Salon Voltaire at Senate House (21/10)

The Salon Voltaire will offer an evening of readings and performances accompanied with food and wine. Drawing upon the talents and scholarly interests of the Institutes of the School of Advanced Study and Senate House Library, the event will evoke the spirit of the Cabaret Voltaire, which in 1916 launched the Dadaist movement in Zurich. Designed by Isobel Williams. Used with permission.
13 Oct 2016
Colin Homiski

History Day 2016

Senate House Library and the Institute of Historical Research Library will be hosting the fourth History Day on 15 November. Join us to learn more about about historical research in libraries and archives.

12 Oct 2016
Dr Jordan Landes

Celebrating the Nineteenth Century in SHL’s Collections

Saturday 10 th September marked the London Nineteenth Century Studies Postgraduate Colloquium IV , hosted by the Institute of English Studies. Such occasions provide an opportunity to showcase material and promote the Library’s collections; the small display for the colloquium gave a brief taste of the vast range of 19 th century material available in the Library. 
20 Sep 2016
Tansy Barton

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