University of London staff and students can use most of the libraries of the University for reference on production of their Queen Mary University of London ID card. Many libraries will also allow staff and research postgraduates to borrow books.
The Sconul Access scheme allows researchers from Queen Mary to join and borrow from other university libraries.
Always check on the opening hours and the availability of the item you wish to consult before making a special trip.
Senate House Library, Malet Street, WC1. Tel: 0207 862 8500. Good collections in English and Drama. Queen Mary staff and students can borrow.
British Library, 96, Euston Road, NW1. Tel: 0207 412 7332. Queen Mary staff, researchers and students can register for a reader pass. Just take your Queen Mary card and some ID with proof of signature and address.
The Poetry Library, Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, SE1. Tel: 0207 921 0943/0664. For 20th Century poetry in English. Free membership; can borrow.
Idea Store Whitechapel, 321, Whitechapel Road, E1. Tel: 0207 364 4332. Good for modern literature. You can join if you present your Queen Mary card.
Discover more information on other libraries here.