Feel free to chat to us in person, by phone or by using our 24/7 live online chat - details are on our Contact Us page
For general enquiries about Library Services, you can also email email@example.com
Welcome to the subject guide for Psychiatry and Psychology. Here you can find out how to find books and journals in the IoPPN library. You can also find out:
On this, the homepage of the guide, you will see the many ways you can contact Library Services, so please do not hesitate to get in touch.
The Guide also features some of the best web sites for finding out more about mental health, shows you how you can keep up to date with the latest developments and includes some of the latest news stories from the world of psychiatry and psychology.
The Foyle Special Collections Library holds the historical collection of the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience. Please see also our online exhibition Mind Matters: neuroscience and psychiatry .
Special collections that will be of particular interest to IoPPN include:
Here is just one example of an item held in Special Collections on this subject:
Robert Bentley Todd. The descriptive and physiological anatomy of the brain, the spinal cord, and ganglions, and of their coverings, adapted for the use of students. London, 1845. Foyle Special Collections Library
Library Services provides access to a wide range of eresources for its students and staff: most of these databases and ejournals are available off campus, simply log in using your King's username and password.
Ejournals - Library Services subscribes to over 25,000 electronic journals which are available to staff and students of King's College - see our ejournals page for more details.
Databases - King's subscribes to a broad range of electronic resources which can help you find articles and information for your research. The type of database you should use will depend on your subject area - see the databases page for links to key databases.
Ebooks - Library Services provides you with access to over 340,000 ebooks covering a wide range of subject, most accessible off campus - see the ebooks page for our ebooks for your subject
Use the Library catalogue to find print and electronic library materials held by King's - see our guide below for help with searching.
Library Search is a single search interface enabling you to simultaneously search the library's collections and more; it is especially useful when you are new to a topic or need to widen your search - see our video introducing Library Search.
Help with accessing our eresources - see our step-by-step instructions for accessing some of our key eresources off campus.