British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

BARBICAN LIBRARY

Description
The Barbican Library is the City of London’s leading lending Library with books, spoken word recordings, videos, DVDs, CD-ROMs, music CDs and scores available for loan. There are particular strengths in music, arts, children’s and financial sections as well as Internet access, self-service photocopying, listening facilities and a practice piano.
Website
http://www.barbican.org.uk
Keywords
London; Cinema; City of London; Film music; Film scores
Facilities
Video facilities for access to Music Performance Research Centre material.
Charges
Hire charges for loan of videos, £1.70 per week. Fines, 65p per day overdue.
Copyright
None

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Books
2,000
Datasets
International Film Index on CD-ROM.
Journals
6 journals.
Music
650 CDs, 25 books on film music, 25 scores of music.
Video/Film
4,400 VHS videocassettes.

Catalogues

Online catalogue
No.
Library OPAC
Library OPAC - minor holdings.
Digitised catalogue
No.

Main Contact

Name
Mr. John Lake
Job title
Librarian
Department
Libraries & Guildhall Art Library
Telephone
020 7638 0569
Fax
020 7638 2249
Email
barbicanlib@corpoflondon.gov.uk
Address
Barbican Centre
Silk Street
London
EC2Y 8DS

Alternate Contact

Telephone
020 7638 0569
Fax
020 7638 2249

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