Further information about the Commons Library

Commons Library website

You can find all research briefings, Insights, local and constituency data, podcast episodes and other resources on the Commons Library website.


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Book loans

The book loans service can lend books from the Library's collection or obtain a copy of a book from outside libraries on inter-library loan.

Library 200

The Commons Library celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2018. Discover more about its history since the first House of Commons Librarian was appointed in 1818. How has the Library developed over the years and what role does it play in supporting the work of Parliament?

Images of the Commons Library

See inside the Commons Library with this gallery of interior photos.

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Read research and analysis from Parliament's libraries and committees on how leaving the EU will affect different policy areas in the UK

Commons Library website

Browse all our impartial research briefings, Insights, interactive local data dashboards and podcast episodes on the Commons Library website.


The Commons Library research briefings are available to the public. If you wish to offer feedback, please contact: