Members' Area

Members of The London Library have access to a unique humanities library for use in their own homes or workplaces, in addition to congenial spaces in which to read and work.



Self-service photocopying and scanning facilities are available. Members may also request copies to be made on their behalf. The Library's photocopiers are not licensed for any commercial copying of in copyright material under the provisions of the Copyright and Related Rights Regulations (2003). Members are required to complete a Copyright Declaration form for all copying carried out by Library staff.

Copying charges:

A4 sheet: 15 pence

A3 sheet: 20 pence

Service charge up to 10 copies: no charge

Each additional 10 copies: 50 pence

Any postal costs will be added to the above charges. Please note that a number of the books in the Library are unsuitable for copying. Examples include very old or fragile books or folio volumes.

A digital imaging service is also provided for certain materials - please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Mervyn King


A range of memberships is available. Membership is open to everyone.

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