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The purpose of this guide is to provide an up-to-date introduction to the study of Language. The Linguistics/ Language Major ensures that students get a strong disciplinary foundation with a grounding in theory and methods, along with a choice of courses that will allow them to pursue more specialised interests in the course of the programme.

Library Services

Gad and Birgit Rausing Library is a multi-disciplinary library serving the faculty, students, researchers, and staff of the university. It is providing quality innovative services to its' patrons. 

Useful Info

LUMS Library provides virtual access to its resources, i.e. databases, eBooks and journals etc. Click Below to Get Off-Campus Access

News and Announcements

MGSHSS students secure 2nd position nationally in Pepsico CTG challenge 2018

Two students from the Department of Economics, Mushtaq Ahamd Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS), LUMS, Alyshan Parvez and Mohammad Mansoor have won the 2nd Runner -up position in the Regional Finale for PepsiCo Change the Game Challenge 2018 and have secured the 2nd position nationally as well.

Workshop on Pakistan Elections 2018

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, organized a workshop titled "Pakistan Elections 2018" on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. Venue is Faculty Lounge, VC Office

A talk by Jeroen Vervliet

The Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS) and The Shaikh Ahmad Hassan School of Law (SAHSOL) organized a talk titled as Peaceful Settlement of International Disputes in The Hague; Eurocentric International Law and ‘Third World Approaches’ by Jeroen Vervliet.  (Director, Peace Palace Library, the International Law Library, and The Hague, Netherlands)read more

Plagiarism Detection Service

Library facilitates LUMS faculty's access to online plagiarism detection and management software i-e Turnitin. Library also provides similarity report and certificate according to HEC rules for final thesis and projects.For similarity Index reports and certificates contact: (8.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.) (8.30 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.)

Fresh Arrivals

New books added in library collection for patrons.

Senior Librarian

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Muhammad Zeeshan
Opposite U Sector DHA Lahore, Pakistan.