Sociology

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    • Welcome to our new Sociology students! To find out more about the library, take a library tour. Tours are running in Week 1 at 11.15, 12.15 and 14.15 and in Week 2 at 12.15. There's no need to book, just come along to the Library Welcome Desk on Level 1. You can also Take a virtual tour of Headington Library
    • If you're a returning student, you'll notice some changes. Our new search platform, LibrarySearch was launched at the beginning of August. For a quick introduction to how it works, check this video Welcome to LibrarySearch or look at this set of guides to Using LibrarySearch
    • New books for Sociology: 2018 - a selection of recent additions to our print and e-book stock
    • New guide to resources on social research methods - includes a list of useful books, details of how to get SPSS software, links to online sources, and more. 
    • Access to the Bodleian Library - undergraduate students doing dissertation-level research are eligible to apply for reference access to the Bodleian Library. Sociology students will find the  Bodleian Social Science Library particularly useful. To apply, you'll need to get an application form from the Library Help Zone ( Level 1) or  download it from our web pages. Use  SOLO (the Oxford University Libraries' Catalogue) to check what they hold and where it is. Check  here for more advice on finding information sources for your dissertation and contact your Librarian for further help.