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Sociology and Politics

Welcome to the Sociology and Politics Subject Guide

Welcome to the subject guide for Sociology and Politics, this guide is designed to direct you to the essential resources for your subject .  The guide has been compiled by your Subject Librarian.  

This guide covers the core resources you need for day-to-day study and research.  However, you may sometimes find other subject guides useful for specialised topics. For more information about library services , see the Library Help  pages on the Library Gateway

COVID-19 update

Please check the latest Sheffield Hallam University Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for staff and students. 


The health and safety of students and staff is our top priority. In line with national public health guidance regarding COVID-19, and to protect you and help stop the spread of coronavirus we have made changes to how you can use the Libraries.  You must plan and book before visiting Adsetts and Collegiate Libraries,

Please check our dedicated online guide for more information and to find out how to make the most of your library off-campus.

If you cannot get online from home, access specialist software, or the other learning resources you need to complete assessments or prepare for examinations, please contact Hallam Help.

Introduction to the Library 2020

This video covers how to access online library resources, support that's available and information about how to visit library buildings safely. Library buildings reopen from Monday 21st September 2020.

Click here for more about making the most of your library off-campus

Click here for more about borrowing books using Click & Collect and returning books you have borrowed

Online subject support with your librarian: finding information

If you would like some help with finding materials to support your studies, including searching databases, then you can get help from your subject librarian. You can contact the Library using the link below to access this help.

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