icon-info-circle Carpet cleaning in the Library: 18/08/14 – 22/08/14
If you require a book from an area being cleaned, please visit the Service Desk. Find out more…
icon-info-circle Library closed: Saturday 23 & Monday 25 August 2014
The Library will be closed over the summer bank holiday weekend. Further details…
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2 million books, eresources and 30,000 journal titles. Most University of London students and staff can have free membership. Many other free and paid memberships are available. Find out more about joining the Library.

Information to help you use the Collections
August 2014 book amnesty

No book fines in August 2014! – For a limited time, there are no fines on overdue and billed-for-loss books. Find out more…

Current exhibition

Oceans of Learning – Explore our complex relationship with the sea through books, maps and manuscripts. Learn more…

Featured blog post

Audio interviewCharmian Brinson and Richard Dove answer questions about their book, ‘A Matter of Intelligence: MI5 and the Surveillance of Anti-Nazi Refugees 1933-1950′.