Closed stores item - manual request - collect at Rare Materials Reading Room desk

This item is kept in closed stores. It can be requested on a manual request form. Forms are available from all Enquiry Desks.

To request this item for viewing in the Rare Materials Reading Room please fill in a manual request form and hand it in at the Library Enquiry Desk or Rare Materials Reading Room Desk.

Please note that there are some exceptions: some material is subject to restrictions and may require approval from the relevant curator before it can be seen. Requests for Incunabula will normally be delivered within half a day, but can not be fulfilled on Saturdays or on Thursday evenings. Check the catalogue record for any special access conditions, and, if necessary, contact the curator as indicated.

Your request will be delivered to the Rare Material Reading Room Desk according to the following timetable:

Day Requests made between Time between request and delivery
Monday - Friday 10.00 - 16.00 Approximately one hour
Thursday 10.00 - 19.00 Approximately one hour
Saturday 10.00 - 14.30 Same day or Tuesday depending on staff available

Please note that delivery times may vary during busy periods.