Learn English at the British Council library

Become a member of the British Council library and get instant access to our high-quality online and offline resources and make use of our free Wi-Fi. The membership also entitles you to attend events, including talks and workshops.

Join our community and get access to:

  • a huge collection of books, CDs, and DVDs
  • an ever-expanding collection of over 80,000 top-quality online resources, including e-journals and e-books
  • our exciting programme of film screenings, reader groups and other events
  • study skills workshops for English learners and IELTS test takers
  • Professionals Connect networking talks for professionals.

Are you an IELTS candidate?

You will be able to find a wide selection of IELTS books and audio visual resources at the library.

Young Learners' Centre

With the generous support of Standard Chartered Bank, we offer your child use of our Young Learners' Centre, an inspiring learning and entertainment space. The centre is open to children between the ages of four and 15 years and frequently hosts activities and events.