Senate House Library

Research Support

Get online and in-person support for your studies and research, offered by librarians. Click on the links below for introductory videos and guides, online workshops and webinars or to schedule a meeting.

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Research Support

Get online and in-person support for your studies and research, offered by librarians. Click on the links below for introductory videos and guides, online workshops and webinars or to schedule a meeting.

Research skills guides and videos

A range of short introductory written guides and videos to help you get started with using Senate House Library’s resources.

Research skills guides

Referencing

Researching beyond Senate House Library

Key library and archive terms

Research skills video tutorials

How to search the catalogue

How to search for archives and manuscripts

How to search theses and dissertations

How to search for ebooks

How to search for e-journals

How to search for e-resources

How to search open access resources

How to search for primary sources

Research support workshops and webinars 

The Library offers a programme of workshops and webinars to boost your study and research skills using resources available in the library and beyond.

To see which sessions are currently being offered and book a session go to our calendar of training events.

Speak to a subject librarian

Get in touch with us by email or by scheduling an appointment if you have any questions about library support and resources for your research:

Leila Kassir (Academic Librarian: British, US, Commonwealth, Latin American and Caribbean Literature) - contact via email | schedule a meeting | 020 7862 8430

Tansy Barton (Academic Librarian: Manuscript and Print Studies) - contact via email | schedule a meeting | 020 7862 8475

Mura Ghosh (Academic Librarian: Philosophy, Psychology, Social Sciences) - contact via email | schedule a meeting | 020 7862 8449

Andrea Meyer Ludowisy (Academic Librarian: European Art and Culture) – contact via e-mail | 020 7862 8969

Argula Rublack (Academic Librarian: History) - contact via email | schedule a meeting | 020 7862 8455 

Julio Cazzasa (Collections Development Coordinator: Commonwealth Studies, Latin American Studies) - contact via email | schedule a meeting

Dr Clare George (Archivist, Martin Miller and Hannah Norbert-Miller Trust) – contact via email | schedule a meeting | 020 7862 8961