Contact and visitor information for the IET Library and Archives.
IET Library and Archives
One Birdcage Walk, Westminister, London
Nearest underground stations: Westminster (5 mins walk), St James's Park (5 mins walk),
Monday -Friday: 9.15am - 5.30pm
All member facilities at One Birdcage Walk, including the Business Centre, Members’ Lounge and Library, will be closed on Thursday, 12 December 2013 for the IMechE Christmas Party.
One Birdcage Walk also closes over the Christmas / New Year period. This year it will close promptly at midday on Tuesday, 24 December 2013, and reopen again at 8:00am on Thursday, 2 January 2014. There will be no access to the building during this period.
IET members and other UK engineering institution members, such as Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) members, may borrow publications that are available for loan.
The library is open to all members of the general public. Non-members can use our facilities for reference purposes only.
The Archives are open to members of the IET, academic researchers and any member of the public with a genuine research topic. If you would like to visit please contact us first to make an appointment as researcher space is limited. Further information on using the archives.