If you need advice on accessing information, our librarian is here to help. Please email
or phone us on 0207 572 2300.
Members may borrow up to 10 items and the loan period is 28 days. Just the library with your membership number to register. Books may be renewed twice remotely, providing that they have not been requested by another member.
Please note that the cost of returning items is the responsibility of the borrower. Certain standard works of reference cannot be loaned, so please check with the library for details.
Members can order articles, drug monographs or book chapters via the library. To use this service, you need to complete a copyright declaration form - private study or commercial research - depending on the purpose of your research, and e-mail it to us.
- If the item is available from RPS Library stock, the cost of supplying will be £5 per item.
- If the item has to be obtained from another library, costs will vary. We will notify you of potential costs before each item is ordered.
Please allow 5-10 working days for items to be sent.
Literature Search Service
Our free literature search service is for members only; please complete the library's literature search request form and e-mail it to us.
The library deals primarily with searches on practice-based, non-clinical subjects. Drug identification and clinical (patient-related medicines information) queries are referred to our Professional Support Service.
Some services incur a cost. Please see our list of charges.