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Subject guide for Pharmacy

Using other UCL libraries

Did you know you can use the spaces and collections at any of UCL's 17 site libraries? The closest libraries to SoP are:East Bloomsbury libraries maps

  • Language and Speech Science, Chandler House (1 min walk)
  • Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, Guildford Street (5 min walk)
  • Queen Square Institute of Neurology, Queen Square (5 min walk)
  • Institute of Education, Bedford Way (8 min walk)

See more details about these libraries and their opening hours on the Library Services webpages. 

Other specialist libraries

RPS is the professional membership body for pharmacists and pharmacy.

The library at their headquarters is available to all members, including students. It includes key publications and titles relating to pharmacy history, research, science and practice, as well as a growing electronic library. Non-members may make a pre-arranged appointment to visit on a reference basis.

As a student, you can join the RPS for free. Follow the links below to find out more.

The British Library is the country's comprehensive national collection. As a repository library adding more than 3 million items to their stock every year, the BL should have a copy of any printed monograph published in the UK.

Membership of the BL is free, but you must sign up for a Reader Pass in advance. Follow the link below for more information.

 The BL also creates subject guides to help explore and access their collections. See the one for Science below.

The Wellcome Library is "one of the world's major resources for the study of medical history, offering a growing collection of material relating to contemporary medicine and biomedical science in society".

You can join the library for free and access the whole range of services, or sign in as a day visitor. Follow the links below for further details.