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Science, Technology and Innovation Studies

Welcome to the Science, Technology and Innovation Studies subject guide - your guide to using the library resources, services and facilities for your subject.

Where are the science, technology and innovation studies books in the Library?

The Main Library holds the majority of books for Science, Technology and Innovation Studies. Most of the books in the Main Library are in the HUB Collection on the ground floor or on the 2nd or 3rd floors, depending on their shelfmark.

The most common shelfmarks for Science, Technology and Innovation Studies start with:

H Social Science including statistics, economics, finance, sociology, social welfare, etc.
Q Science including maths, physics, chemistry, geology, biology, etc.
T Technology including engineering, construction, chemical technology, etc.

Remember the Library has access to thousands of e-books which you can access via DiscoverEd.

Getting to know the Main Library

A scrollable online tour of the Main Library to help you familiarise yourself with the building and its facilities, services and resources.

Other University of Edinburgh Libraries

There are 10 other site libraries at the University that you can visit and use. 

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