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St Thomas’ House Library

Find St Thomas’ House Library


Once you find the building the library entrance is on the ground floor.

In order to gain access, you will need your King’s ID card.

You will then find the Library Information Point on your left as you enter.

Staff can be recognised by their purple lanyards.



A close relationship with key London NHS Trusts, including Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital, ensures significant complementary clinical healthcare resources at St Thomas' House Library. Holdings include:

  • Basic medical sciences
  • Clinical medicine and health services research
  • Dermatology
  • Paediatrics.

Opening hours:

The St Thomas' House Library is open 09.00-17.00 Monday to Friday in the second semester, with a 24/7 space accessible outside of these hours, details can be found on the library opening hours page.

Important to know:

Floor Plans

Library floor plans have been created to assist you find resources, services and facilities.

Study Spaces

Spread across one floor, the library hosts a variety of study spaces, including a Group Study room, a computer room an Assistive Technology room and a 24/7 room.

There are three different Zones in the library which are colour-coded on the Floor Plans. Choose a zone that suits your study needs and be repectful of others studying around you.


Part of the St Thomas’ Campus


St Thomas’ House, St Thomas’ Hospital, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7EH

Telephone Number

+44 (0)20 7848 4440