Strictly no food or drink, apart from bottled water, can be consumed within Senate House Library. Within Special Collections strictly no food or drink, including bottled water, can be consumed in order to protect the collections. Our food and drink policy can be found on the library regulations page. This policy both protects the materials in Senate House Library and maintains a pleasant working environment for our members.
There is a café and seating area available on the ground floor of Senate House (1), reasonably priced food and beverages at Student Central at the end of Malet Street (4) and a wealth of cafés, coffee shops, pubs, bars and restaurants in the immediate vicinity.