Ricardo Caminos Memorial Library
It occupies the former home of Professor Ricardo Caminos (1915-1992, who resided there from 1980-1992); a professor of Egyptology at Brown University and the Society’s epigrapher before he retired in the early 1980s. The library is named The Ricardo A Caminos Memorial Library in his honour.
All books in the Ricardo Caminos Memorial Library are reference only and cannot be borrowed (see here for more information on the EES Lending Library). The library is available for current members. We recommend that you consult our online catalogue prior to your arrival. Non-members are able to use the library, but will be asked to pay £5 for a day pass on arrival at the office. We ask that all users contact the office ([email protected] or +44 (0)20 7242 1880) prior to arrival to ensure that there is adequate space available.
Students with a valid ID can use the library free of charge, as can members of partnership organisations. Read more here.
Photocopying and scanning facilities are available for those wishing to copy chapters/articles etc., providing that such copying is in compliance with copyright legislation.
The library is open from Monday to Wednesday, 10:30-16:30. Office closure dates are available here.
We ask that all users contact the office ([email protected] or +44 20 7242 1880) prior to arrival to ensure that there is adequate space available.
Reproduction requests and fees
Instructions for requesting permission to reproduce or disseminate material from the Society’s collections can be found here.