Welcome to BU-London Library

BU London Library Logo LargeWe provide a comprehensive collection containing copies of all set texts and recommended readings to support your studies. For background reading, we offer a selection of current and classic novels, and non-fiction titles across a wide range of topics; we also have popular and course-related DVDs for loan. Our quiet study area is equipped with WiFi access, MS Office-enabled PCs,  scan and wireless print facilities, and friendly librarians!

Any Questions?

Speak to us at the Library Desk or email your query to the Library.

Quick links:
Click here to search the Library Catalogue.
BU Library Online Resources
Print wirelessly via PaperCut
Spring 2018 Booklist

Spring 2018 Library Opening Hours – Internship Phase
The Library will generally be open from 8.30am-6pm Monday – Thursday, and 8.30am-5.00pm on Fridays during the Core Phase of the semester. There are occasionally some exceptions, and any changes will be reflected on this page.

Week 1
15 January – 21 January
Mon – Tues: 8.30am – 4.30pm.
Weds – Thurs: 8.30am – 6pm
Friday: 8.30am – 4.30pm

Week 2
22 January – 28 January
Monday – Thurs: 8.30am – 8pm
Friday: 8.30am – 5pm
Saturday 17 February
12 – 6pm
Sunday 18 February

12 – 6pm
Week 3
29 January – 4 February 
Monday – Thurs: 8.30am – 8pm
Friday: 8.30am – 5pm
Week 6: Exam Week
19 February – 25 February
Monday: 8.30am – 8pm
Tuesday: 8.30am – 6pm
Weds – Fri  8.30am – 4.30pm
Week 4
5 February – 11th February
Monday – Thurs: 8.30am – 8pm
Friday: 8.30am – 5pm
Week 5
12 February – 18 February
Monday – Thurs: 8.30am – 8pm
Friday: 8.30am – 5pm

BU London Writing Assistance Hours

To book an appointment with the Writing Fellow please visit the Library or e-mail us. Appointments are scheduled in 25 minutes blocks. Due to popular demand students can only make appointments to discuss the same project or paper for a maximum of 3 sessions.

Spring 2018 – Core Phase
Thursday 15 February: 11am – 2pm
Saturday 17 February: 12pm – 3pm


Are there other libraries in London student’s can access?
Yes, please click here for further information on other Libraries in London.