Monday: 10:00 - 17:30
Tuesday - Friday: 09:30 - 17:30
Please note that the Library will be closed from Thursday 29 March until Tuesday 3 April.
Phone: +44 (0)20 7957 5723
Individual Members (Full Members and Family Members)
Use of the library, borrowing rights, and access to the eLibrary are included in Chatham House membership.
Associate members have access to the library’s electronic resources, and are entitled to two visits to the library per year.
Use of the library, borrowing rights, and access to the eLibrary are included as part of corporate membership.
Corporate Open Tickets / NGO Passes
Use of the library for reference only.
Non-members must demonstrate a research need to access material held in the Chatham House library. Please contact the Library Team in advance to arrange access.
You may borrow up to ten books at one time for up to four weeks. The following material is for use within the library only:
- Reference items
Books should be returned or renewed promptly. Items may be renewed up to ten times if not requested by another user. If materials are not returned, you will be invoiced for replacement plus an administrative fee and until the matter is settled, your library account and access to library resources will be suspended. Failure to return the item(s) or pay the invoice could lead to membership sanctions.
Respect the quiet area and do not disturb other library users.
Mobile devices must be set to silent and calls must be taken outside of the library.
Tea and coffee are provided free of charge for members.
Food is not allowed in the library.