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Cambridge Libraries

Address: Lensfield Road, Cambridge, CB2 1EW
Telephone: (3)36329
Online Catalogue: iDiscover
Location map: University Map
Staff: Departmental Officer Responsible: Prof J.M. Goodman
Librarian: Ms Clair Castle, MCLIP (
Library Assistant: Sara Wallace
Admits: Chemistry Department staff and researchers. NST Part IB, Part II and Part III undergraduates reading Chemistry. NST Part 1A Chemistry students may apply for access with the support of their DoS. All others by advance permission of the Librarian.


Please visit our Access to the library website.

Stock: 7,200 monographs, 347 serial/periodical titles (current and dead).
Services: 4 MCS (Managed Cluster Service) computers. MFD (Multi-Functional Device) to which printing can be sent, and which can be used to photocopy, as well as to scan documents in PDF format and email them to yourself. Inter-library loans for members of the department. 4 docking solutions consisting of a 27in monitor, VGA and HDMI cables that can be connected to your laptop
Opening hours: Term and Vacation: Mon-Thu 9:30am to 4:30pm, Fri 9:30am to 4pm


The opening times provided only indicate times during which the Library Office is staffed. Members of the Department of Chemistry and/or those with validated access on their University Card may be able to access the Library outside of these times. Please see our website for further information.


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