Senate House Library

We are the central library for the University of London and the School of Advanced Study

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We are one of the UK's largest academic libraries for arts, humanities

& social sciences with over 2 million books, 50 special collections and

1,800 archival collections


New to the Library? Check our new students' guide or get help from a member of staff

Exhibitions and Events

Library news

Library Services: Thursday 1 - Saturday 3 March

Due to travel disruption caused by the snow, the Library will be closing earlier than normal on Thursday 1 and Friday 2 March. The Library will close at the following times:
1 Mar 2018


Amy Levy (1861-1889): a ‘Minor Poet’

Amongst the classic works of queer literature displayed in Senate House Library’s Queer Between the Covers exhibition – including texts by Oscar Wilde, Virginia Woolf, Radclyffe Hall - is a small book entitled A Minor Poet and Other Verse (T. Fisher Unwin, 1884). Amy Levy
22 Mar 2018
Leila Kassir