Library & collections enquiries
Contact the Library
The Library is open Monday to Friday, 10.00–16.45 (until 19.45 on Thursday), and 10.00–13.00 and 14.00–16.45 on Saturday.
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For enquiries about library collections, archive and manuscript collections or Museum objects and paintings, please contact one of the following:
Manuscripts, charts and atlases
Museum 3D objects or paintings
Your message will be forwarded to the relevant Museum curator.
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Caird Library contact details
The Caird Library
National Maritime Museum
London SE10 9NF
Tel: +44 (0)20 8312 6516
- a list of independent researchers
- Curators and specialists may answer enquiries relating to specific aspects of the Museum's collections.