University of London building work affecting Warburg Institute

Tue 7 August 2018

Birkbeck, University of London are carrying out significant construction work to their building which is adjacent to the Warburg Institute on Torrington Square. We anticipate that this work will affect users of the Institute. We are taking measures to mitigate the impact but some disruption will occur, particularly with regards to noise.

At present we have been advised that work will occur on these dates:

Week commencing 17 September



Work activity

Disruption level


AM/PM Strengthening works Low 
Tuesday  AM/PM Strengthening works Low 
Wednesday  AM/PM Strengthening works Low 
Thursday  AM/PM Strengthening works Low
Friday  AM/PM Strengthening works Low
Saturday  N/A No building works None
Sunday  N/A No building works None

If you are planning a trip to use the Library, Archive or Photo Collection we recommend that you check our website for possible disruption. We will post regular updates here, around the Institute and on social media.

If you have any queries or require more information please contact