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McMaster Library and the Social Sciences


Welcome to our McMaster Library and the Social Sciences guide. The purpose of this guide is to show you the ways in which the library can help with conducting research during your university career.

The Value of McMaster Library


McMaster University Library aspires to be a catalyst of intellectual activity for the University and its community.



McMaster University Library supports the University's research and teaching mission by advancing knowledge and discovery, inspiring creativity and building community.

We deliver innovative services, welcoming spaces and exemplary collections to accelerate research, enhance learning and improve the user experience.