Feature publications

The House of Commons Library has produced feature publications on various topics. These focus on a particular subject of interest and provide in-depth research and analysis.

Brexit hub

Find all reports published by the UK Parliament relating to Brexit in one place. Publications include briefings by the Commons Library, the Lords Library and the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology. Also included are reports by select committees in the Commons and the Lords.

Key issues for the new Parliament

These publications were prepared by Commons Library researchers at the start of the new Parliament. Each collection of briefings provides analysis for new MPs on a range of topical issues.

Scottish independence

Information on the 2014 Scottish independence referendum, including a timeline of events, analysis of the potential impact on the UK of Scottish independence, and an overview of proposals for further devolution to Scotland.

Olympic Games

This 2012 publication by the Commons Library tells the story of social and economic change in the UK since the two previous London Games in 1908 and 1948.

Serjeant at Arms

The Library's commemorative publication for the 600th anniversary since the appointment of the first Serjeant-at-Arms.

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Read research and analysis from Parliament's libraries and committees on how leaving the EU will affect different policy areas in the UK

Commons Library website

Browse all our impartial research briefings, Insights, interactive local data dashboards and podcast episodes on the Commons Library website.


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