Category Archives: Opening hours

Opening hours w/b 15th January

It’s the start of Hilary term, and the Wellcome Unit Library is open on weekday afternoons for your history of medicine reference needs! Our hours next week will be:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm

If you would like to consult our collections, please contact us to arrange your visit.

We wish you a lovely weekend!

Original Image: ‘Greco-Roman physician in his study, plaster cast in W.H.M.M.’ Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

 

 

 

Opening hours w/b 8th January

The Wellcome Unit Library will soon be opening again after our Christmas break!

Our opening hours for next week will be:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm

If you would like to consult any of the library’s materials, please contact us to arrange your visit.

We wish you a Happy New Year and a lovely weekend!

‘A maid bringing medicine and soup to her master who has a cold. Lithograph, 1857, after W.H. Simmons after J. Collinson.’ by James Collinson. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

 

Opening hours w/b 18th December, & Christmas closure

Next week we will be open on Monday and Tuesday only, from 2.15pm-5pm.

From Wednesday 20th December, the library will be closed for Christmas. We will reopen on Monday 8th January. Stay tuned for further details of our January opening hours.

If you would like to arrange a visit to the library, please contact us by phone or email.

We wish you an excellent weekend, and a very happy festive season!

‘The Middlesex Hospital: a party in a ward, with a Christmas tree and other decorations. Wood engraving, 1874.’ . Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening hours w/b 20th November

Our opening hours next week will be:

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm- 4.30pm
Friday: CLOSED

If you’d like to visit the library, please contact us in advance.

We wish you a lovely weekend!

Original image: L0002463 Hippocrates, Aphorismi, manuscript.
Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Imagesimages@wellcome.ac.uk; http://wellcomeimages.org
Miniature painting, portrait of Hippocrates sitting, reading. Behind, two standing philosophers dispute. Opening illustration from a late fifteenth century manuscript of the Aphorisms in Latin translation. Miniature, late 15th century Aphorismi Hippocrates
Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

 

Opening hours w/b 13th November

Our opening hours next week will be:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm

If you would like to arrange your visit to the library, please contact us by email or phone.

Original image: L0006437 Skeleton, watercolour drawing by Persian artist, 19th C
Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images
images@wellcome.ac.uk; http://wellcomeimages.org
Copyrighted work available under Creative Commons Attribution only licence CC BY 4.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

 

Opening hours w/b 6th November

Our opening hours next week will be:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm- 4.30pm

Please contact us if you would like to arrange your visit to the library. Have a lovely weekend!

(Original Image- L0029760 Lithographed song sheet cover: ‘The Quack’s Song’
Credit: Wellcome Library, London. Wellcome Images- images@wellcome.ac.uk; http://wellcomeimages.org
Lithographed song sheet cover: ‘The Quack’s Song’ composed by F. C. Burnand and W. Meyer Lutz. Lithograph, circa 1900 By: Stannard & Son)