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Welcome to the Department of Psychology library

 

Daniele Campello is the subject specialist librarian located in the Department of Psychology. With the Biological Sciences Library Team, Daniele provides services and support to departmental students and members.

Find more about our librarian team.

 

Updates: 

All Psychology students can now access the library facilities from 9-5 Mon-Fri. 

Please note that the Department of Psychology continues requesting students to use a face mask in common areas. 

Library Survey 2022 OPEN (Raven only)

 

Follow us on our Instagram @psychology_library and we will update you on any changes and availability of the study desks when exceeding capacity. 

 

 

New student/researcher?

We have a page with information to guide you through your first days.

 

 

Psychology Collection 

The collection supports our departmental research groups/labs and teaching/learning from undergraduate to PostDoctoral research. 

 

Psychology Library Use

  • Psychology Undergraduates Part IA & IB - Access the library from 9-17 Monday to Friday.
  • Psychology Undergraduates Part II - Full 24 hours access.
  • Psychology Postgraduates and staff - Full 24 hours access.
  • Cambridge students and staff - Access to the collection on request.
  • Visitors - This library has access restricted to members of the University of Cambridge during 2022.

 

Psychology Library Services

 

➤ Digital Services

Digital Services are currently offered by the SBS library team. The psychology librarian is also available on Microsoft Teams (dc718 - Daniele Campello) and library email

 

➤ Physical 

Searching & Borrowing

 

➤ Help for students and researchers (all levels)

The Psychology Library, as part of the School of Biological Sciences Libraries, has a team of librarians working on providing resources and support in and out of the library space. Contact us with your question and we will get back to you with the guidance necessary and if you wish, we can also book a 1-2-1 support via Teams, Zoom or Google Teams.

The School of Biological Sciences library team offers courses and sessions to help you develop your skills. Visit the site for dates and more information.

Visit our Drop-in sessions form and list the dates you are available.

 
 

➤ Psychology Library Catalogue

IDiscover search box- library catalog

Select "Psychology Library" on IDiscover to retrieve physical resources available in our library. A computer with the IDiscover page is available at the library entrance, but the website can access via any computer or mobile device connected to the internet. Visit https://idiscover.lib.cam.ac.uk.

Visit the IDiscover quick guide for the full functions of the platform. 

 

➤ Returning Books

A dropbox is available on the library desk. Department of Psychology, Downing Street - Click here for the Downing Site map

 

Online Reading List (Psychology Undergraduates)  

 

 

 

The Reading Lists Online contains recommended resources from your course Papers Guide, linking the bibliographic record to the electronic resource or library catalogue lists (where electronic is not available only). The list also includes scanned chapters, but please note that to comply with CLA when downloading the scanned PDF, you must log in via your Moodle course to authenticate your access. 

Some lectures will recommend reading on the lecture day; please note that any extra reading recommended in class may not be listed in the platform Reading List Online. Check with your lecturer. 

 

 

 

 

 

Virtual Learning Environment

Undergraduates 

On MOODLE, you will find the links to the reading list with some scanned chapters, lecture notes and more.

If you do not have access to your Moodle course, send an email to library@psychol.cam.ac.uk.

ⓘ If you want to find out more about our courses, visit the Department of Psychology website.

ⓘ See also the page for Undergraduates Transferable skills.  

 

Postgraduates

Postgraduate students will find courses and seminars links in the postgraduate pages of the Department of Psychology Website.

 

Postdocs and Researchers

Researchers/Postdocs will find many Talks posted on the Psychology talks and events page.

 

 

Information you may need:

 

Psychology Library

Searching & Borrowing 

Collection

Psychol Support

  ↳ Library Induction

  ↳ Research Support 

  ↳ Letter from an Undergraduate

  ↳ Subject Guide 

  ↳ APA In-text citation style    

Facilities

  ↳ Building Accessibility 

  ↳ Find us  

  ↳ WI-FI, Printing and Software

Reading List Online

 

 

 

Address The Library 
Department of Psychology 
Downing Street 
Cambridge 
CB2 3EB
Telephone      01223 333554
Email library@psychol.cam.ac.uk
Find us Cam Map 

Today's opening hours:

Mon-Fri 9 to 17 

Access restrict to Psychology members.

  • Students
  • Postgraduates
  • Staff

 

People:

Daniele Campello (Library Information Supervisor)

Dr Dénes Szücs (Academic Librarian)

Oliwia Stecko (Undergraduate Rep)

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