Discover Oxford LibGuides

Take a look at the Bodleian Libraries Oxford LibGuides website to find detailed information on:

Assistance available for Disabled Readers

Bodleian Libraries

Finding resources for your Subject area

Getting to grips with Key Library Services

How to gain access to Specialist Materials

Key topics for Researchers

Library Workshops & Courses

Reference Management

The essential starting point for getting to know the Bodleian Libraries and the services we provide for you.

Resources for Research Methods and Statistical Analysis

Find a wide range of books and other resources on methodology and statistical analysis in the Social Science Library and online.

Search for print books, e-books and Sage Research Methods Online via SOLO.

The Bodleian Data Library website section on ‘Using data’ and the Social Sciences Data and Statistics LibGuide also provide up-to-date information on data analysis.

Take the SSL on Holiday: ways to access library material remotely

Vacation loans start during 8th week of Michaelmas term. Books (both normal and short  loan) will be due back on Tuesday 15th January (1st week of Hilary Term).

If you need to access library resources while you are away from Oxford, follow our tips below:

Access e-books, e-journals and databases remotely by logging in to SOLO with your Single Sign On (SSO) Take a look at the Bodleian Libraries LibGuides for further information.

SSL eReadings provides scans of selected articles and book chapters on reading lists we support that are not available in e-books or e-journals. SSL eReadings is hosted on WebLearn, log in with your Single Sign On (SSO)

Use the Scan & Deliver service if you need to get hold of a chapter or article from the Closed Stacks. Further information can be found here.

We will be closed from Saturday 22nd December 2018 to Tuesday 1st January 2019 (dates inclusive).

(The library will close at 5pm on Friday 21st December and re-open at 9am on Wednesday 2nd January)

Discover Oxford LibGuides

Take a look at the Bodleian Libraries Oxford LibGuides website to find detailed information on:

Assistance available for Disabled Readers

Bodleian Libraries

Finding resources for your Subject area

Getting to grips with Key Library Services

How to gain access to Specialist Materials

Key topics for Researchers

Library Workshops & Courses

Reference Management

The essential starting point for getting to know the Bodleian Libraries and the services we provide for you.

Find out more about Reference Management Software

Formatting your text citations, footnotes and bibliography correctly for your essay or thesis can be a chore. Using Reference management software makes it easier and saves you time.

To find out more about the different software available, how they work, and which will best suit your needs:

Consult our Reference Management LibGuide.

 

Attend a free Bodleian iSkills training session:

Referencing: Mendeley

(Wed 1st Feb, 14.00-17.00)

Referencing: Refworks for Sciences and Social Sciences

(Thurs 2nd Feb, 09.15-12.15)

Referencing: Zotero

(Thurs 9th Feb, 09.15-12.15)

Referencing: Choosing and using software

(Thurs 16th Feb, 09.15-12.15 & Fri 3rd Mar, 09.15-12.15)

Take a look at the newly revamped Oxford LibGuides Website

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Take a look at the Bodleian Libraries newly revamped Oxford LibGuides website to find detailed information on:

Assistance available for Disabled Readers

Bodleian Libraries

Finding resources for your Subject area

Getting to grips with Key Library Services

How to gain access to Specialist Materials

Key topics for Researchers

Library Workshops & Courses

Reference Management

The essential starting point for getting to know the Bodleian Libraries and the services we provide for you.

 

Take the SSL on Holiday

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Do you need to access library resources while you are away from Oxford this vacation?

Follow our tips below:

Vacation loans start during 8th week of Michaelmas term. For standard loans this will begin on Sunday 29th November and for short loan items it will begin on Thursday 3rd December. Books will be due back on Tuesday 19th January (1st week of Hilary Term)

Access e-books, e-journals and databases remotely by logging in to SOLO or OxLIP+ with your Single Sign On (SSO) Take a look at the Bodleian Libraries LibGuides for further information.

SSL eReadings provides scans of selected articles and book chapters on reading lists that are not available in e-books or e-journals. SSL eReadings is hosted on WebLearn, log in with your Single Sign On (SSO)

Use the Scan & Deliver service if you need to get hold of a chapter or article from the Closed Stacks.

Take the SSL on holiday

New Picture (1)Need to access library resources while you are away from Oxford? Follow our tips below:

Access e-books, e-journals and databases remotely by logging in to SOLO or OxLIP+ with your Single Sign On (SSO) Take a look at the Bodleian Libraries LibGuides for further information.

SSL eReadings provides scans of selected articles and book chapters on reading lists that are not available in e-books or e-journals. SSL eReadings is hosted on WebLearn, log in with your Single Sign On (SSO)

Use the Scan & Deliver service if you need to get hold of a chapter or article from the Closed Stacks.

Need help finding sources for your dissertation or thesis?

Book an appointment with one of our Subject Consultants, they can advise you on the best way to find subject-specific resources:

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Jo Gardner

Subject Consultant for Politics & International Relations

jo.gardner@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

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John Southall

Social Sciences Data Librarian

Subject Consultant for Sociology, Economics and Social Policy & Intervention

john.southall@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

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Sarah Rhodes

Subject Consultant for International Development, Forced Migration, African & Commonwealth Studies

sarah.rhodes@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

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Angelina Gibson

Subject Consultant for Slavonic and Eurasian Studies

angelina.gibson@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

In addition, take a look at our subject specific LibGuides which will provide you with assistance in navigating key electronic and print resources in your social science subject area.