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Library services

The CII Library at Aldermanbury will close permanently in September 2018. Please email if you wish to access the print collection after the 31st of August.

The CII library is a specialist library located in London, dedicated to insurance, risk and related financial services. It is the only library of its kind in the UK and Ireland, and likely to hold the largest collection of insurance related materials in Europe. 

Library book sale- ending soon

Subjects covered include all branches of insurance, risk management, loss prevention, civil liability, shipping, aviation, pensions, investment and other financial services.

Please see the links to the right for further information about the library.

To contact us, please email or call (+44) 0207 417 4406.


Library staff are happy to assist with any queries regarding the library or book loans and requests for technical, regulaotory and market sources of information held in the library or on the website. 

For information about membership, tuition, training and examinations or qualifications, please contact our Customer Services team, on (+44) 0208 989 8464 or email



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