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International Deaf Week 20th - 26th September 2021

We are celebrating International Deaf Week.

Read about our tailored list of resources selected by expert staff.

Our collections

Books and e-books, journals and e-journals, online resources, theses, sales catalogues, Courtauld image libraries, special collections, Senate House resources, other libraries

Collection of art books on library shelf

Using the Libraries

Visiting the libraries and contacts, searching the libraries, skills and support, accessibility

Using the Libraries
Student studying in the library

Our Services

Visit and view (Somerset House Library), Clicksit returns, interloans, printing and scanning

Our Services
Books ready to be catalogued