National Police Library

National Police Library

Connecting UK police officers and staff to knowledge and evidence.

Contact Us

National Police Library, College of Policing, Bramshill, Hook, Hampshire RG27 0JW +44 (0) 1256 602650

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The Library will be closing for the Easter break at 12.00noon on Thursday 17 April and will reopen at 8.30am on Tuesday 22 April.

A unique national collection and specialist knowledge service:

  • supporting researchers in developing the evidence base
  • providing access to the wider world of published research
  • resourcing police officers and police staff throughout their training and professional development
  • highlighting what's new in the policing and crime reduction literature
  • assisting and educating users in information retrieval
  • supporting systematic searching for the What Works Centre for Crime Reduction.