MEC Library Directions and Tours

MEC Library Directions and Tours

Library Directions and Tours

The library is located in its new prestigious building, Investcorp, designed by the renowned architect Dame Zaha Hadid. 

The MEC library is open to visitors, by appointmnet ONLY, on Wednesday afternoon in two time slots of: 3.30pm-  4pm;  and 4pm- 4.30pm.   To avoid disappointment, please book a place in advance, by contacting either the MEC Library at: or the MEC administrator, at : 

To find the library, please follow the directions below:

1)- Please go through St Antony's College gate:

St Antony's College Gate







2)-You will find the college porter's Lodge on your left - see below.  Please ask at the Lodge for the code to access the Investcorp building. (Please note that the fountain below is not on at the moment) 

St Antony's college Porter's Lodge







3)-pass the porter's Lodge and turn left, where you will see the Investcorp building in front of you:

Investcorp Building








4)-Below, is the Investcorp lobby, from where you can either use the lift or the stairs to go to the library on the first floor:

 Investcorp Lobby








5)-Here is the library lobby. Please ring the bell to the left of the library entrance:

MEC Library