Research publications

Research produced by the Libraries of both Houses and by the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

Research briefings

Research briefings produced by the Libraries of the House of Commons and House of Lords and the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST)

Commons Business Briefings today

This page offers links to documents and reports that relate to the Business being held in the House of Commons Chamber and in Westminster Hall today.

Commons Business Briefings this week

This page offers links to documents and reports that relate to the Business being held in the House of Commons Chamber and in Westminster Hall this week.

Commons Business Briefings next week

This page offers links to documents and reports that relate to the Future Business being conducted in the House of Commons Chamber and in Westminster Hall.

Devolution: after the Scottish referendum

This page links to articles which explored the potential impact on the UK of Scottish independence. The articles, written before the referendum vote, have now been archived and new analysis of the possible constitutional changes will be published ...

Parliament and constitution research

A selection of research papers and standard notes produced by the House of Commons Library on subjects such as: central government, constitution, Crown, devolution, elections, Parliament, and political parties.

Key issues for Parliament 2015

This briefing was prepared by House of Commons Library researchers for Members of the new Parliament in 2015. It includes analysis of a range of subjects.