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  • Our libraries
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    Our libraries

    Artizan Street, Barbican, Shoe Lane, City Business, Guildhall, eLibrary and home delivery service.

  • London Metropolitan Archives
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    London Metropolitan Archives

    An extraordinary range of documents, images, maps, films and books about London

  • eLibrary
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    24/7 eResources

    Includes downloading eBooks, reading eJournals, searching our catalogues and access to subscription databases.

  • Joining and what's on offer in our libraries
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    Join and start using our libraries

    Joining, borrowing, renewing, reserving, find a reading group, computers and wifi.

  • eLibrary
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    Search, renew and reserve

    Search our library, LMA and Collage catalogues. Renew and reserve items online or in the library.

  • Children and young adults
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    Children and young adults

    Information about reading support, activities for under 5s and events for children, young adults and families.

  • What's on
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    What's on

    From exercising and drawing to talks, seminars and exhibitions.