College Library is open to researchers by appointment. The readers’ room is open Monday to Friday 9.30-1 and 2-5 (except on bank holidays and between Christmas and New Year).
Readers with an appointment should report to the Porter’s Lodge. The porter will issue you a visitor’s pass and will direct you to the library.
New readers (and readers renewing their registration) must provide proof of identity and proof of permanent address. Acceptable forms of identification are as follows:
At the library, new readers must fill out a reader registration form. This is valid for one year, after which time registration must be renewed by completing a new form.
Proof of identity (one of the following; photo identification preferred):
Proof of address (one of the following):
- Driving licence †
- Bank or credit card
- National ID card †
* no older than four months
† may be used as proof of address or proof of identity, but not as both
Original documents are required - not copies, faxes or printouts.
Letters of introduction
Students (undergraduate and postgraduate) are asked to supply a letter of introduction from a tutor or advisor, in addition to the documents above.