Using Senate House Library

Senate House Library is a significant research library and has specialist collections in the arts, humanities and some social sciences.

Academic staff are entitled to free access to Senate House Library.

To register for the first time, or to renew your membership, please print out and complete the form here.  The form should be signed by the School Manager, or by an Assistant School Manager, to verify that you are currently a member of staff at Birkbeck.  Please take the signed form with your Birkbeck staff ID card to the Senate House Library membership desk and you will be issued with a membership card.

Further information about Senate House library can be found at: