Swiss Cottage Library

Last updated 22nd January 2009 
Name of library Swiss Cottage Library 
Address 88 Avenue Road, London, NW3 3HA 
Telephone 020 7974 6522 
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Purpose & main user community of the library Public library for London Borough of Camden. 
Terms of access  Free access.
Opening hours  Monday – Friday 10am – 8pm, Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 11am – 4pm
Disabled access  Full disabled access throughout.
Lending to other libraries & visitors ILL available. No lending to non-members, but membership available by producing proof of name and home address (UK) 
Number of volumes  
Periodicals – Back Issues  40
Current Periodicals  20
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Special Collections  Dewey classes 100-199 (Philosophy, psychology, occult etc). The most relevant classes for users of this guide are probably: 130 paranormal phenomena, 133 occult, spiritualism and parapsychology, 147 pantheism, 149 realism and nominalism, 170-179 moral philosophy, 18 oriental philosophy, 189 medieval western philosophy..
Research resource  Important philosophy/psychology section.
Catalogue Type  Computer.
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Other facilities  Free internet and Microsoft Office access; photocopiers (5p/10p per sheet)
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