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Maughan Library (Strand Campus)

(Maughan is pronounced 'Mawn' like 'Lawn')


The collections at the Maughan Library supports the teaching and research interests of Humanities, Law and Science including:

  • American studies
  • Australian studies
  • Business studies
  • Classics
  • Computer science
  • Cultural & creative industries
  • Digital culture & technology
  • Engineering
  • English
  • European studies
  • Film studies
  • French
  • Geography
  • German
  • Hellenic studies
  • History
  • International relations
  • Law (including the Institute of Taxation's Tony Arnold Library)
  • Linguistics
  • Management
  • Mathematics
  • Medical ethics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Political economy
  • Portuguese & Brazilian studies
  • Spanish & Spanish-American studies
  • Theology & religious studies
  • War studies.

User Guides

User guide - using the new floor plans pdf, 298 KB

How to find a book at the Maughan Library pdf 3,710 KB

Find your zone

Floor plans and Classmark/Room guides

 The Maughan Library - All Floors pdf, 2,730 KB


The Maughan Library - Lower Ground Floor pdf, 1,860 KB

The Maughan Library - Ground Floor pdf, 2,040 KB

The Maughan Library - Ground Floor Mezzanine pdf, 1,730 KB

The Maughan Library - First Floor pdf, 2,200 KB

The Maughan Library - First Floor Mezzanine pdf, 2,020 KB

The Maughan Library - Second Floor pdf, 2,320 KB

The Maughan Library - Second Floor Mezzanine pdf, 2,230 KB


Subject browsing guides (currently being updated)

Humanities subject browsing guide 

Science, Law and Short Loan subject browsing guide 

How to find us

The Maughan Library, Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1LR

Chancery Lane is a short walk from the Strand Campus. The Library is on the right-hand side as you walk up Chancery Lane from Fleet Street. Map of the area. Visitors are requested to inform Security and Library staff of their arrival.

Local amenities around the Maughan Library (Chancery Lane)

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