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IOE LibGuides

You can search IOE LibGuides using the Search box above, from the central panel - by Popular, Recent or All - or by:

Collections: these guides tell you about the education-related collections held in the Newsam Library & Archives.

How to ...:  these guides provide step-by-step instructions on how to access, search, find information resources and how to manage information using new technologies.

Services: these guides provide you with information on the services available to IOE students and staff.

Services for Staff: these guides provide IOE staff with information on the support services available to them for their teaching.

Group Study Rooms Booking

Our new Group Study Rooms can now be booked online.

They can be booked in hourly slots between the following times:

Monday - Friday:        09.00 - 23.00
Saturday & Sunday:  10.00 - 20.00 


Access to Electronic Resources

You will need your IOE computing account to access eResources. Refer to the Getting Started guide or contact the Computer Helpdesk on
+44 (0)20 7612 6696/


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Effective Literature Searching Workshops

IOE Librarians are running lunchtime sessions in literature searching this term:

  • Wednesdays at lunchtime
  • 12:30-13:30 p.m.
  • 19th and 26th March,
  • 30th April and 7th May. 

Places are limited so please book a place if you are interested in attending.


If you have a question, why not tweet us @IOELibrary, text us on 
+44 (0)20 3322 1810 or    

Our online enquiry service, LibAnswers, is available:

Mon-Fri from 10.45 to 19.00 & Sat from 09.30-17.00 except during the Summer when it is available Mon- Fri 09:30-18:00.

The Newsam Library and Archives at the IOE

"Google can bring you back 100,000 answers; a librarian can bring you back the right one." 

Neil Gaiman (2010)




Library and Archives, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL