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Sconul Access

 

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In line with Government guidelines during the Coronavirus pandemic, and following the closure of library buildings, the SCONUL Access scheme will be suspended until further notice.

 

The  SCONUL Access form is now disabled on their website to prevent new applications being made during this period.

 

New to the British Library - The Newsroom

The Newsroom is a new dedicated space in the St Pancras building for newspapers, broadcast and web news. You can access microfilm, print and digital newspapers, with reference sources and expert help. You’ll need a British Library Reader Pass to use it

Mon 10.00 – 20.00

Tue - Thu 09.30 – 20.00

Fri – Sat 09.30 – 17.00

The British Library is home to the U.K's news collections, British and overseas newspapers dating back to the 1600s, and a growing collection of radio, television and web news.

Newsroom

The Newsroom is a new dedicated space in our St Pancras building for newspapers, broadcast and web news. You can access microfilm, print and digital newspapers, with reference sources and expert help.

You’ll need a Reader Pass to use it

Mon 10.00 – 20.00
Tue - Thu 09.30 – 20.00
Fri – Sat 09.30 – 17.00
Sun & English Public Holidays closed

- See more at: http://www.bl.uk/subjects/news-media#sthash.OFtnnR3b.dpuf

Newsroom

The Newsroom is a new dedicated space in our St Pancras building for newspapers, broadcast and web news. You can access microfilm, print and digital newspapers, with reference sources and expert help.

You’ll need a Reader Pass to use it

Mon 10.00 – 20.00
Tue - Thu 09.30 – 20.00
Fri – Sat 09.30 – 17.00
Sun & English Public Holidays closed

- See more at: http://www.bl.uk/subjects/news-media#sthash.OFtnnR3b.dpuf

The British Library is home to the UK’s news collections

You'll find British and overseas newspapers dating back to the 1600s and we have growing collections of radio, television and web news

- See more at: http://www.bl.uk/subjects/news-media#sthash.OFtnnR3b.dpuf

Inter Library Loans

You can request books and journal articles that are not held in any of the Middlesex University Library Collections using the Inter-Library Loans Service

There is a charge of £3 per request. Requests can be made online via the following link for Inter Library loans.

 

Theses from the British Library

The British Library is no longer supplying theses for loan in microfilm format and will in future provide them in digitised format via their Electronic Theses Online Service EThOS.

Searching involves a very quick registration process available at ethos.bl.uk.

Please see the EThOS FAQ's page for further information.

British Film Institute (BFI) Reuben Library

Image of BFI Reuben Library

The BFI Reuben Library located on the Southbank holds a vast collection spanning the history of cinema. It is open to members of the public. Please see their website for opening times, registration and search their catalogue beforehand in case the material you want to consult is held offsite.

British Library

British Library Reading Rooms

You may apply to use the reading rooms at the British Library at St Pancras if you are unable to resource your materials elsewhere. So, prior to your visit you must conduct a literature search and have investigated other methods of accessing items, also be aware that not all items are stored on site at St. Pancras, so check their online catalogue below.
The British Library Public Catalogue is at http://catalogue.bl.uk

Application forms to use the reading rooms are available from The British Library Website. 

If you require a journal article request this through our Inter Library Loans service, details on this page