Obtaining access to Politics Trove

For students

Redeeming an access code
If you are a student who has been given an access token by your university please visit the access page to find out how to activate your account.
Purchasing a subject collection
Individual students can buy 6 or 12 months access to subject collections. Scroll down for details on how to do this.

For academics

Academics who would like an inspection copy, or time-limited trial access to content within Politics Trove, should contact their campus representative for more information and a demonstration.

For institutional purchasers

If you are interested in subscribing to Politics Trove on behalf of your department or institution, please contact your campus representative for more information, demonstrations, and a full quotation.

Purchasing a Collection

The subject of politics comes alive once you've read around, experienced different perspectives, and been exposed to the writings of more than one academic.
Politics Trove offers you digital access to titles across core and optional subject areas. 


Complete collection 2022 | £99.99 for 12 months | Purchase online 

European Union Politics collection 2022 | £29.99 for 6 months, £44.99 for 12 months | Purchase online

International Relations collection 2022 | £29.99 for 6 months, £44.99 for 12 months | Purchase online 

Introduction to Politics collection 2022 | £44.99 for 12 months | Purchase online 

Political Theory and Political Philosophy collection 2022 | £29.99 for 6 months, £44.99 for 12 months | Purchase online 


  • Click the 'purchase online' links above to see the full list of titles available in each collection.
  • Purchases are made from the main OUP website, as soon as your purchase is confirmed you'll receive an email containing an activation link. 
  • You must activate your purchase via this link before 30 June 2023. 
  • As soon as you click on the link, your access will be activated and will last for 6 or 12 months. 

If you are an academic and would like to discuss how Politics Trove would benefit you and your students please contact your campus representative to discuss purchase options and prices.