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Westminster Reference Library

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Staff book recommendations

Book cover Slade House by David Mitchell

Slade House by David Mitchell

Maj describes it as: labyrinthine, fragmented and eerie.
Book cover The Mother by by Yvvette Edwards

The Mother by Yvvette Edwards

Susan describes it as:⁣ every, parent's, nightmare.
Book cover The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer by Janelle Monáe

The Memory Librarian by Janelle Monáe

Helen describes it as: imaginative, inclusive and inspiring.
Book cover ⁣ The Patient Assassin by Anita Anand

The Patient Assassin by Anita Anand

Ravi describes it as: eye-opening, gripping and emotional.
Reference Library staff member Nick standing in between a row of books, the books are all different shapes, colours and sizes.


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Information and enquiries

General enquiries and information on how to contact us.

Library opening hours

Day Opening times
Monday to Friday 10am to 8pm
Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday Closed

This is a specialist public reference library with regular and varied events, exhibition space and a business information point. There are also three reading rooms available for reading and study.

Westminster Music Library has relocated to Westminster Reference Library, please check their opening times before visiting.