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University of London libraries

Contact details for University of London libraries follow. These may be more suitable for your research needs than the British Library.

Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
Charles Clore House
17 Russell Square
London WC1B 5DR
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 5790

Institute of Archaeology
31-34 Gordon Square
London WC1H 0PY
Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 7495

Institute of Classical Studies
Senate House North (2nd Floor)
London WC1E 7HU
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8709

Institute of Education
20 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0AL
Tel: +44 (0)20 7612 6080

London School of Economics
10 Portugal Street
London WC2A 2HD
Tel: +44 (0)20 7955 7229

School of Oriental & African Studies
Thornhaugh Street
London WC1H 0XG
Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4163

School of Slavonic & East European Studies
16 Taviton Street
London WC1H 0BW
Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 8702

Senate House Library
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8500

University College London
Gower Street
London WC1E 6BT
Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 7700

Warburg Institute
Woburn Square
London WC1H 0AB
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8949

 Senate House Library is the University of London's central library; the Library has extensive holdings (c. 2 million titles, electronic resources and special collections) on all aspects of the arts, humanities and social sciences, with open access floors of bookstacks, study space and expert help.

Access to Senate House Library is not restricted to members of the University of London. Visitors from other universities – both in the UK and overseas – as well as private researchers and members of the public are all welcome to use the Library and its collections. You will need to join Senate House Library; please contact their membership team at, Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8439.