All IRSE members are entitled to use the IET library facilities in London by appointment

The library covers all aspects of electrical and electronics engineering, including telecommunications, signalling and control engineering.

Over 3,000 books are added to stock annually and the Library currently subscribes to over 1,100 periodical titles. Most IRSE titles are kept in the library as well. Much of the stock is not on the open shelves, but can be collected by the Library staff within a few minutes.

Opening hours

The IET library is open from Monday to Friday, 09.00 to 17.30, available to IRSE members by appointment only (see below for contact details).

Contact details

  • Telephone: +44 (0)20 7344 5461
  • E-mail:
  • Address: Library, Institution of Engineering and Technology, Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL, UK