Users are encouraged to order material beforehand whenever possible. Due to conservation requirements, some items must be requested a specific period of time before your visit. You can find further details below.
We aim to deliver items within the hour. The latest time to order items to be viewed on the same day Monday to Friday is 16:15.
Non-Catalogue items can take up to 24 hours to be delivered.
The Library doesn't deliver items on Saturdays, therefore, all items must be ordered by 16:15 on the previous Thursday.
National Screen and Sound Archive
Items can take up to 72 hours to be delivered.
Items can take up to 15 days to be delivered.