Online Orders

Orders for manuscripts and rare books  must be placed at least 24 hours in advance. Further information is available here.

A maximum of 3 items can be ordered for each collection time. Material for consultation in the Main Reading Room may be ordered up to 15 minutes before each delivery time. Orders for the 9.30 delivery must be placed by the last order time on the previous working day.

Please ensure that all mandatory fields are completed before clicking on 'place order'. If you don't receive a confirmation email after placing your order, please contact

A readers ticket is required to consult original material.  Information about how to apply for a readers ticket, and the Readers Ticket Office opening hours is available here.   

Please click here to place your order

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