The Anyaoku Chair will have 24-hour access to shared office/research space within Senate House in the Bloomsbury area of central London. These offices include PCs with email and internet facilities, direct-dial telephones, and reasonable usage of stationery, printing, postage and photocopying facilities for research-related purposes. Senate House is located adjacent to the British Museum and within walking distance of the British Library.

The Anyaoku Chair will also receive a library card giving borrowing rights in Senate House Libraries that includes access to the Commonwealth Studies collection, including the assistance of a dedicated scholar-librarian. Access can be arranged to other libraries within the University, such as the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), UCL, LSE and KCL.