The RUSI Library of Military History is a unique collection of national historical and cultural importance. The collection is dedicated to developing our knowledge of war and shaping theoretical approaches to modern military thinking.
An integral part of RUSI, the Library is home to over 25,000 volumes which form a unique and ever-growing repository of books. Our collectioncontains a broad range of military history texts, including:
Eighteenth, ninteenth, twentieth and twenty-first century military affairs
Extensive collections on Crimea, The Boer War, Napoleonic campaigns, World War I and World War II, The Cold War and many other historic events
Reference texts and journals including the Royal United Services Institute Journal and the United Services Institution of India journal
Please note that due to very high levels of activity during December, the RUSI Library of Military History will be closed until the New Year. All loans have been renewed until January 15th.
If you have any urgent enquires please contact 020 7747 4953.