British Library for Development Studies


The catalog is freely available online, along with some full-text papers and reference material. A paid subscription to full access is possible for non-campus users. Many links are available, essentially pointing to internal services and resources.

Fee Policy

The catalog is freely available online. A paid membership is available for non-campus users to fully access the BLDS services. Access to journals and other features is reserved only to on-campus community and requires an internal password

Free Retrieved Material

Some full-text papers are freely available, as well as record, indexes and reference material and the library catalog browsing. The e-library gives full-text online access to some journals and series

Linking Richness

Many links are provided in each page, pointing to the many services and options available. No external links are available