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How to contact us

For general help using the Library services:


Email us: library.enquiries@lse.ac.uk

Call us: +44 (0) 20 7955 7229


or in person throughout the Library


Membership for visitors 

Members of the public
Members of the public doing private, non-commercial research may apply for access to the library.
Students and staff from UK universities
Academic staff and research degree students are provided with reference access on production of a valid university ID card. 
Other visitors
All other visitors, including overseas, business visitors and under 18s may apply for access to the library.

Membership for LSE users 

LSE staff, students, associates and alumni Full-time LSE staff and students are automatically members of the Library. Associate Staff and LSE Alumni can apply for membership to use the Library's services with some conditions.  

Using Other Libraries

Using other libraries
You can search Library catalogues from all over the world to identify material. If you can't get to the holding Library, you can request material via our Interlending Service .