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School of Education

Library Website

Use the Library Website to search for books, journal articles and other Library information.

Library search box

How to search for books and ebooks on the library webpage

New books

This is a selection of new books bought for the School of Education in 2024

What is the SCONUL Access Scheme and how do I apply?

The SCONUL Access scheme offers students registered at the University of Lincoln access to other higher education libraries.

Most research, part-time, and distance learning students will receive access and borrowing rights through the SCONUL Access scheme.

Online application
To join the scheme:

  • Go to
  • Select what kind of user you are (Research Student [Band A] or Distance Learner [Band B])
  • Select where you are studying (Lincoln)
  • Select the Library that you would like to access (using either the map or the list of results)
  • From the pop-up screen, click on the 'Apply for access' button
  • Complete the online application form. 

You will be sent an email notification to say that your application is being processed and, when it has been approved you will receive an email confirmation.  Please follow the instructions in the email confirmation.


Try browsing the shelves for books on a particular topic.

Books on Education can be found in the GCW University Library on the first floor at:

306.43 & 370.193 Sociology of education

370.1 Philosophy of education

370.15 Psychology of education

371.9 Special education

372 Primary education

373 Secondary education

378 Higher education

379 Policy issues in education