Opening hours

Library space open 
Monday - Friday
07.00 - 19.00

Library staff on-site
Monday, Tuesday
09.30 – 17.00
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
10.00 – 16.00

When our desk is closed staff are available to help you online, email

Book drop available during library space opening hours

Opening hours may change at short notice

+44 (0)20 7594 7917

Royal Brompton Campus Library
Guy Scadding Building
Dovehouse Street

Campus maps and information

About us

The Library is on the ground floor of the Guy Scadding Building on the corner of Dovehouse Street and Cale Street. Access to the building is by Imperial ID card.

Eligible NHS trust staff must register with the library for a library access card.

We offer:

  • 6 computers
  • network points and wireless access for Imperial staff and students with an Imperial username and password
  • a printer with A4, A3 and colour facilities

Books and journals

We specialise in cardiology and respiratory medicine.

Our collection also covers general medicine (including medical textbooks), nursing and professions allied to medicine.

You can only return books during library opening hours.