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Local History Centre

Our centre has a wide range of resources on the history of the borough, including books, maps, illustrations, newspapers, trade directories and archive material.

Access to the centre is by appointment only. To make an appointment please email local.history@islington.gov.uk.

Access times are:

  • Monday: 9am - 1pm, 2-8pm
  • Tuesday: 9am - 1pm, 2-5pm
  • Wednesday: 9am - 1pm, 2-5pm
  • Thursday: 9am - 1pm, 2-5pm
  • Friday: 9am - 1pm, 2-5pm
  • Saturday: 9am - 1pm, 2-5pm (every second Saturday in the month)