BFI Reuben Library
A free resource and study space with a huge collection of material about the moving image.
Our library holds the world’s largest collection of books, journals and digitised material about film, television and the moving image, free to access – whether you’re a serious researcher or just stopping by on your way to a film. We have state-of-the-art scanning facilities and an easy-to-use database to point you in the right direction if needed.
The library hosts a year-round programme of talks and events.
The BFI Reuben Library is open 10:30-19:00, Tuesday-Saturday. You can find out more about what’s on offer on our BFI Reuben Library pages.
A collection that covers the history of British comedy since the 1960s and the far-reaching influence of of the purveyors of the Flying Circus.
Enjoy our free musicals display at the BFI Reuben Library.
With thanks to our generous supporters:
The Reuben Foundation
The Edwin Fox Foundation
The Dr Mortimer and Theresa Sackler Foundation
The Hintze Family Charitable Foundation