Royal Free London Library Services




  • Staff and students of UCL

How to join

  • Registration for UCL students and staff is completed automatically
  • UCL ID cards come complete with a library barcode on the reverse


  • Staff of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
  • Staff of Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust and local GPs

Staff of other NHS Trusts affiliated with UCL as part of our Library Service Level Agreement are entitled to use the Royal Free Hospital Medical Library, but should join UCL Library Services at their nearest UCL library.

How to join


    Complete an NHS registration form (available on freenet or from the Library Issue Desk) and return in person to the Library with:

    1. Your Trust photo ID
    2. Proof of home address (bank statement, driver’s licence or utility bill)