Festive holiday hours

Wellcome Library will be closed from Sunday 23 December to Tuesday 1 January for the festive period. We'll reopen on Wednesday 2 January at 10.00.

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Find out about the facilities available to Library visitors, including WiFi, copying and scanning. Services to researchers and other libraries worldwide are also described.

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A man representing the remedy Finidol rescues another man from the clutches of an octopus. Colour lithograph after René Vincent. Credit: Wellcome Library, London

Copying and imaging

Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen looking into an X-ray screen placed in front of a man's body and seeing the ribs and the bones of the arm. Chromolithograph. Credit: Wellcome Library, London

Computers, printing and WiFi

A lady in Indian dress looking at herself in a mirror. Gouache painting.  Credit: Wellcome Library, London

Study rooms

The interior of a dissecting room: five students and/or teachers dissect a cadaver. Credit: Wellcome Library, London

Inter-library loans

Nineteenth century watercolour of a Sikh horseback rider Credit: Wellcome Library, London