The Research Room will be closed from 21st December and will re-open on Wednesday 2nd January.

Any requests for appointments on the 2nd, 3rd and 7th January must be submitted by Wednesday 19th December.

The Research Room gives access to material from the library, documents and sound archive, and IWM administrative records. Our Collections Search will enable you to identify the material you would like to see.

  • To begin your request, please select a date/time from the calendar below, then proceed to enter your details.
  • Your appointment must be made at least five working days in advance of your planned visit.
  • If you wish to make a Research Room booking for more than one day, please let us know by completing the relevant box at step 3
  • IWM staff will contact you to confirm your booking.
  • To amend or cancel an existing request, or make any other enquiry, please contact us, stating the request reference if you have one.