Welcome. Our libraries are open to all visitors to use our collections for research, with a booking. We will need your full name and contact details.
Please note: LCF library will be closed to visitors, including SCONUL, until January 2024 .
Bookings should be requested at least 1 day before you want to visit. You must have received a booking confirmation before you visit. Please note there is no wait list. Make a booking.
Make sure you bring in a copy of your booking, or have it ready to show on your device.
Visitors have access to book a study space and browse collections. There is no access to UAL computers but visitors can create a guest account to print and copy from their own device by visiting Papercut.
Visitors from other academic institutions can access Wi-Fi via Eduroam, from their own devices.
Closed access stock / special collections can be requested when on site, subject to availability.
Visitors from other academic institutions who have SCONUL Access Band A, B or C approval can apply for UAL SCONUL library membership which entitles them to borrow up to 3 books. Please complete our online SCONUL Access library membership application form. See SCONUL Access for details of the scheme.
A number of visitor appointments are reserved each day for SCONUL Access approved users