Tag Archives: Opening hours

Opening hours: 20th – 24th January

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 20th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 21st: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 22nd: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 23rd: 
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 24th: 
2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

Warwick Mechanics Institution Perambulating Library. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours: 13th – 17th January

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 13th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 14th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 15th: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 16th:
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 17th: UNSTAFFED

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

Folio books in strong rooms, Wellcome Institute Library. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours: 6th – 10th January

Happy New Year! For the first time this decade, the History of Medicine Library will be open to readers next week. It will be staffed at the following times:

Monday 6th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 7th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 8th: UNSTAFFED

Thursday 9th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 10th: 
2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

16th century plastic surgery on the nose. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Christmas closure

Please be aware that the History of Medicine Library will be closing for the Christmas break at 4.30pm on Thursday 19th December 2019. The Library will then be closed until 2.15pm on Monday 6th January 2020.

We hope you all have a splendid Christmas and look forward to seeing you in the New Year!

A street market at Christmas time: reindeer, pigs, fruit, turkeys and Christmas trees for sale. Wood engraving by C. Roberts. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours w/b 16th December

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 16th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 17th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 18th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Thursday 19th:
2.15pm-4.30pm
Friday 20th: UNSTAFFED

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

Four elaborately-dressed ladies consulting books in a private library. Etching. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours w/b 9th December

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 9th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 10th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 11th: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 12th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 13th: 
2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

An allegory of learning: boys learn to read, write, and calculate in the foreground, in the middleground an elderly man uses dividers on a globe, in the background men take books from shelves. Engraving, 1756. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours w/b 2nd December

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 2nd: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 3rd: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 4th: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 5th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 6th: 
2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

A fashionable doctor’s wife bids him goodbye for the weekend and tells him to stay away from the nasty influenza. Reproduction of a drawing after F. Pegram, 1934. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours w/b 25th November

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 25th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 26th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 27th: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 28th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 29th: 
2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

Opening hours w/b 18th November – UPDATED

Update: Due to staff training, on Thursday 21st the Library will be staffed 3-5pm.

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 18th: 2.15pm-5pm
Tuesday 19th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 20th: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 21st:
3pm-5pm
Friday 22nd: 
2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

‘The Herball or Generall Historie of Plants’, book, London,. Credit: Science Museum, London. CC BY

Opening hours w/b 11th November

Next week, the History of Medicine Library will be staffed:

Monday 11th: Unstaffed
Tuesday 12th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday 13th: 
2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday 14th: 
2.15pm-5pm
Friday 15th: 
Unstaffed

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

Wellcome library: view of library book stack. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY