Bookshop and library Service

You can access our full range of publications and use our popular funding websites free of charge by visiting our London office reference library and bookshop.

Whether you are fundraising for a small organisation, hoping to set up a charity or just interested in the voluntary sector, the library and bookshop is here for you.

Opening times

We are open Monday to Friday 9.00 – 17.30 except public holidays.

The library resources include:

  • Up-to-date funding guides such as The Guide to the Major Trusts and The Directory of Grant Making Trusts
  • Copies of all publications shown on this website
  • Free access to our online funding database, Funds Online

It is possible to print trust details if you have used Funds Online, and up to 10 pages of a book can be photocopied. There is a small charge for photocopying and printing.

Booking library service

For more information about the library, please contact the Customer Services team on 0207 697 4200 or

The reference library is wheelchair accessible, and extra support is available for users with visual impairment or communication difficulties. Please contact the Customer Services team in advance if extra support is required.