Join the library

NHS staff and students, and those affiliated to the NHS, may apply to join the Library and Knowledge Service either in person or using the online form below. Bring your NHS ID badge to register.

Patients and the public may also use the libraries on a reference only basis. Private membership is available for non-NHS readers during library staffed hours only on payment of an annual subscription.*

Library terms and conditions [pdf]

Membership types

*The Private membership scheme is currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Membership application form