Your Feedback: Accessibility Software and Equipment

Find out about the wide range of accessibility improvements that have recently been made to Senate House Library, including new software, and the building of an accessibility studio on the 6th floor.

10 Feb 2017

Your Feedback: Staplers, Hole Punches and Scissors

Your feedback helps to develop our services. As a result of last year's All Members Survey, we have made a number of improvements to the library, such as our new "finishing station". The 2017 All Members Survey will run later this year.

2 Feb 2017

Our history

The Library opened in 1838, and moved to its current home at Senate House in 1937. Learn more about Library history.

Library management

For questions about strategy and planning contact a member of the Library management.

Contact us

View the list of staff contacts.

Partnerships

We are a member of SCONULM25 Consortium of Academic LibrariesLIBER, CERL, and a founding member of Research Libraries UK. More about partnerships.

Exhibitions

The Library holds two main exhibitions a year with additional displays in the Membership Hall. More about exhibitions.

Events

A regular schedule of School of Advanced Study events are held at Senate House, as well as library events.

We offer a range of spaces for hire, to hold your own event, conference or society meeting.

Library Friends

The Friends run a programme of talks, lectures, seminars, visits, socials and book groups over the academic session, membership of which entitles you to free admission. Visits are normally open only to Members. Learn more about the Friends.

Volunteering with us

Senate House Library has long encouraged voluntary work opportunities with collections for mutual benefit. Find out more about how you can get involved.

 

Senate House Library
Senate House
University of London
Malet Street
London
WC1E 7HU

Operating Hours

(Entry to the Library ceases 15 minutes before the times below.)

Main Library
Monday – Thursday: 09:00 – 20:45
Friday: 09:00 – 18:15
Saturday: 09:45 – 17:15
Sunday: Closed

Special Collections
Monday – Tuesday: 09:30 – 17:45
Wednesday: 09:30 – 20:45
Thursday – Friday: 09:30 – 17:45
Saturday: 09:45 – 13:00 & 14:00 – 17:00
Sunday: Closed