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Library Europe's largest nursing-specific collection

RCN Library and Heritage Centre

We are home to the largest nursing specific collection of materials in Europe. We have space you can use to study on your own or in a group, as well as the resources and technology to support your learning wherever you are.

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday: 9am - 7pm
Saturday (not during August): 9am - 5pm
Sundays and Public holidays: Closed
Find us at: Royal College of Nursing Library and Heritage Centre
20 Cavendish Square


Contact us on:

Phone (9am - 7pm, Monday - Friday) (Saturday 9am - 5pm): 0345 337 3368

Library and Archive Service Joint Managers:

Teresa Doherty:                                                                                                                            0345 337 3368   
Anna Semmens:                                                                                                                            0345 337 3368    


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Restricted Services only available to RCN members

Getting access to all the onsite and online services at Europe's largest specialist nursing library, is just one of the many benefits of becoming an RCN member.

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