Frequently Asked Questions


Do I have access to Senate House Library?

Our answer:

Senate House Library, University of London, is a major academic library for the Humanities and Social Sciences, both nationally and internationally. University of London distance learning students have free reference access to Senate House Library.

All you need to do is show your University of London ID card along with a form of photographic ID at the Library’s Membership desk each day you visit. The University of London ID card must bear the University of London logo (as shown at the top of this webpage). 

On your first visit, you should also bring proof of your home address.  

Find more information about visiting and joining the Senate House Library.