UCL Division of Psychology & Language Sciences


Language & Speech Science Library at Chandler House

The National Information Centre for Speech-language Therapy (NICeST)

The LaSS Library is both a branch of UCL Library Services , serving the Language Sciences research and teaching departments, and the National Information Centre for Speech-language Therapy (NICeST).

The library holds a unique specialist collection of materials in the field of human communication and its disorders. Subjects covered include: language and languages (written, spoken and signed); linguistics; phonetics; psychology; special education; speech science; and voice. The collections include books, journals (paper and online), clinical assessment tests , dissertations , and audiovisual materials. There is also a Historical Collection of older books relating to speech and language therapy. Online resources, in addition to full-text journals , include a library blog and access to several bibliographic databases.

Members of the Royal College of Speech & Language Therapists may use the library free of charge, and are entitled to a borrower's ticket on payment of an annual fee. For further details of library access and any other enquiries, e-mail the librarian or telephone 020 7679 4207.

Stevie Russell,
Site Librarian with some of the Library staff
Study area in Chandler House library

How to find us:

See here for a map of the local area - we are at No.2 Wakefield Street, just off Tavistock Place, in the centre of the map. The nearest stations are Russell Square (underground) and Kings Cross (underground and national rail).
Telephone: 020 7679 4207 (internal ext. 24207)

Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
University College London
Chandler House
2 Wakefield Street