Henry Moore Institute Research Library

Contact details

Website: https://www.henry-moore.org/archives-and-library/sculpture-research-library    Email: library@henry-moore.org Tel: +44 (0) 113 246 9469

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About the library

The Henry Moore Institute Research Library is a specialist resource for the study of sculpture, open to all seven days a week. The library specialises in British sculpture post-1850, with collections spanning international and historical contexts, taking in monographs, exhibition catalogues and themed publications. The library holds around 20,000 titles, including rare publications, artists’ books, ephemera and a unique and growing audio-visual collection.

The local library catalogue is available online.

Accessing materials

Can I see live document availablility on Copac? No

Can I obtain items via Inter Library Loan? No, material is reference only.

Can I visit the library to view materials? Yes. The library is open to all, seven days a week, Monday – Saturday 10am–5.30pm, Wednesday until 8pm and Sunday 1-5pm. Access is free.

How do I find primary source material held at this institution? Visit the Henry Moore Institute's contributor page at the Archives Hub for information.


Henry Moore Institute data on Copac

Example record from the Henry Moore Institute:

1936 verbotene Bilder : 1986 Vielfalt der Bilder / [Redaktion und Katalog, S. Neuenhausen, M. Lyra-Wex].
  Published: Berlin : Deutscher Künstlerbund 1986

You can browse all the titles on Copac starting with the above title.