Bloomsbury Healthcare Library 

Bloomsbury Healthcare Library is a multidisciplinary library and information service.

It either holds or enables access to thousands of books, multimedia titles and journals, in print and electronic format.

All of the library computers are free to use and are connected to the UCLH Trust network. All computers have Microsoft Office programs: Word, PowerPoint and Excel and are connected to the internet. There is ample space for those wishing to study, browse the stock, or relax and read a newspaper. Water is available in the library for free with hot drink such as coffee and tea available for a small charge.

If you have any comments or suggestions about the information provided on this site or about the Bloomsbury Healthcare Library in general, please email: Phone: 020 3447 9097 or Tweet to @BloomsburyL

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Contact details

Bloomsbury Healthcare Library

Bonham Carter House
52 Gower Street
London WC1E 6EB

Telephone: 020 3447 9097


Twitter: @BloomsburyL

Opening hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday, Thursday: 11.00am - 7.00pm


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

Travel –

Nearest Tube Stations

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 stops

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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  • I am pleased there is a nearby library where I can sometimes find peace & friendly staff who are there to help when I need them. Well done & keep it up.

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