'GNM Hancock' refers to the library at the Great North Museum.
The library is on the second floor of the Great North Museum and is open to all visitors.
The holdings of the library can be searched for on Library Search and consist of four, previously separate collections.
• Natural History Society of Northumbria (NHSN)
• Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne (SANT)
• Newcastle University’s Cowen Archaeology Library
• The archives of the Natural History Society of Northumbria
The contact details for the library can be found here.