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Global Affairs and Social Sciences: Special Collections & Archives

Archives

King's College London Archives welcomes all King's students and staff, and members of the public, to use the collections.

Opening hours - Monday to Friday, 9:30 to 17:30

Location - The Archives Reading Room is room S3.02 on the third floor of the Strand building.

For more information please visit the Archives webpages.

 

St Thomas' Hospital, c1896.

Nurses washing new-born babies at King's College Hospital in 1915.

Foyle Special Collections

The Foyle Special Collections Library welcomes all King's students and staff, and member of the public, to use the collections.

Opening hours - Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 17:00

Location - The Foyle Special Collections Library is located at the Maughan Library, Chancery Lane.

For more information please visit the Foyle Special Collections Library webpages.

Surgical amputation, image from 1754.

 

 

Anatomical drawing of musculature from 1543.

Special Collections for Life Science & Medicine

Special Collections hold material relating to life sciences and medicine, including the historical collections of the constituent medical schools of the University, reflecting the College’s long and illustrious tradition of medical teaching and research.