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Summer refurbishment: July-August 2017

Summer refurbishment: July-August 2017

We are planning to refurbish Level 4 during July-August.

Study spaces during the exam period May-June 2017

Study spaces during the exam period May-June 2017

What provision will be available during this year's exam period.

Library Saturday Workshop

Library Saturday Workshop

Book for a Saturday workshop session on the 17th June and improve your information skills.

Rediscovered at Birkbeck

Rediscovered at Birkbeck

Four rare books 'rediscovered at Birkbeck' - a video about the rediscovery and the items themselves.

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The Library covers five levels of the main building on Torrington Square.

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We have a variety of study spaces from silent areas to bookable pods available for group work. You will find more information and can book a Group study pod here.

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