Porton Library

The library at Porton is a welcoming and comfortable space, offering print resources, high-quality services and professional expertise.


  • Study spaces – desks and comfortable seating chairs for working or relaxing
  • PHE laptops and docking stations with additional screens
  • Photocopier/scanner


  • Print book collection reflecting current research on novel and dangerous pathogens, vaccine development, emerging zoonoses, and disaster management
  • Staff theses and staff publications
  • A selection of fiction and wellbeing books

Opening hours:

The library is usually staffed Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.

There is a self-service kiosk where you can take out, return and renew your books if there are no library staff present.

Porton BioPharma Ltd.

Please see our guide for details of library services available to PBL staff. Please contact us​​ for further assistance.

Contact details

Email: libraries@phe.gov.uk

Telephone: 01980 612711 / 612450

Porton Library
Public Health England
Manor Farm Road
Porton Down

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