Bloomsbury Healthcare Library 

Bloomsbury Healthcare Library is a multidisciplinary library and information service. It holds over 18,000 books, and multimedia titles and more than 250 print journal subscriptions. In addition there are over 1,000 electronic journal titles available through local, regional, and national sources. PCs are available with the internet and Microsoft office programs giving access to key healthcare databases and word-processing, PowerPoint and spreadsheet facilities. There is ample space for those wishing to study, browse the stock, or relax and read a newspaper. A water/tea/coffee machine is also provided within the library.

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Contact details

Bloomsbury Healthcare Library
52 Gower Street
London WC1E 6EB

Telephone: 020 3447 9097
Fax: 020 7436 5111


Opening hours

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9.00am - 7.00pm

Tuesday: 10.00am - 8.00pm

Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm


The Library is approximately midway along Gower Street - south of Waterstone’s bookshop, at the junction with Chenies Street. (Library location map)


Goodge Street station is the nearest underground (a few minutes walk away). Warren Street, Euston Square, and Tottenham Court Road underground stations are about a 10-minute walk, while Euston mainline station is roughly 15 minutes away.

Bus numbers - 10, 24, 29 and 73 travelling southwards stop outside the library in Gower Street. Buses travelling northward stop nearby in Tottenham Court Road.

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