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ICE Library

Located at the ICE headquarters at One Great George Street, the ICE Library is one of the largest resources in civil engineering in the world with over 130,000 publications.

Access a continually expanding collection of civil engineering publications

Curated by qualified librarians, our collection of civil engineering literature spans more than 200 years; making it one of the UK's most comprehensive specialist engineering resources.

Library services

The ICE Library is home to one of the world's largest dedicated collection of civil engineering materials. In addition to our electronic catalogue which is available 24 hours a day, we also offer the following services.

ICE members of all grades can borrow up to three items in person or by post.

The loan period is three weeks. Unless requested by another user, you can renew online.

Loan service

We can help with literature searches on a particular engineering subject.

We can also assist with literature-based enquiries and, wherever possible, undertake some literature-based research on your behalf.

Contact us

We offer a remote document supply service as well as a digitisation on demand service.

We can supply photocopies or PDF's of papers where copyright allows. For charges and more information please contact us.

Contact us

Contact and visiting information

One Great George Street
London, SW1P 3AA

The Library Information Desk in the Members Resources Hub is open Monday - Friday 09:15 - 17:30.


Meet our librarians - Debra Francis

Debra Francis

The ICE is a very international place to work. There is something for everyone who works here. It's a learning process everyday. Everyday I learn something new, every single day.