The Royal Society

The Royal Society
London, United Kingdom

The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.

The Society’s fundamental purpose, reflected in its founding Charters of the 1660s, is to recognise, promote, and support excellence in science and to encourage the development and use of science for the benefit of humanity.

The Society has played a part in some of the most fundamental, significant, and life-changing discoveries in scientific history and Royal Society scientists continue to make outstanding contributions to science in many research areas.

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The Royal SocietyThe Library and Archives at the Royal Society’s offices in London are open to a limited number of pre-booked readers.
Opening hours are Monday-Friday 10am-5pm. For further information and to book, please contact us:

6-9 Carlton House Terrace.
United Kingdom
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