Information and access to books in the Royal Library

Books from the Royal Library are frequently displayed as part of the Royal Collection exhibition programme in Windsor, London and Edinburgh. The books included in these displays, together with other rare and fine books, manuscripts and fine bindings, can be viewed in Royal Collection Online.  Recent publications relating to these exhibitions are available through the Royal Collection’s online shop.
Although the Royal Library is not open to the public, applications may be made to work on specific, unique items within the library’s holdings. Visiting researchers are subject to security clearance, details of which are made available when visits are arranged. Enquiries may be sent by post, fax or e-mail to:

The Librarian
Royal Library
Windsor Castle
Berkshire SL4 1NJ

Fax: +44 (0)1753 854910