About the IHR library
The IHR library is a reference collection of published primary sources covering the history of Western Europe and its colonial history from the fifth century to the present.
Open to all history researchers, it is free to use for university staff and postgraduate students, with low cost membership available for other researchers.
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Recent collection guides
New printing, scanning and copying system in the IHR library
A new copying system has been installed which is shared across Senate House Library, the Warburg Institute and the Institute of Historical Research.
If you are a member of multiple libraries you will be able to use your account for printing and copying at all of them.