The library reopens on 7 October, along with the rest of Wellcome Collection

You'll need to follow our new safety measures and have a ticket to enter the building. Visits to the library can be booked in three-hour time slots. Find out all you need to know on the Wellcome Collection website.

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An online research resource for the history of genetics, including digitised books and archives from the Wellcome Library and partner institutions.

Digitised archives

Genetics in context