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Cambridge Libraries

Address: Department of Earth Sciences, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EQ
Fax: (3)33450
Online Catalogue: iDiscover
Location map: University Map
Staff: Principal Librarian: Miss Sarah Humbert, LL.B. (Hons), M.A.
Admits: Staff, research and Part II/III students of the Department and members of the University, others by arrangement. Access to the Bullard Laboratories Library by prior arrangement with the Librarian only. Closed store material needs to be requested before visiting.
Special collections: (in both Bullard Laboratories and main Earth Sciences Library) 900 Rare Books on geology and mineralogy, specialist pamphlet and offprint collections of A. Sedgwick, O.M.B. Bulman, T. McKenny Hughes, N.F. Hughes, W.A. Macfadyen, M. Black, H. Jeffreys, O. Fisher, A. Harker, E. Bullard, H. Godwin, R.G. West and S. Agrell.
Services: Inter-library loans, Microfilm/microfiche readers, Scanning, Photocopying, Computing services, including WiFi, for readers.
Opening hours: Term: Mon-Fri 09:30-18:00

Vacation: Mon-Fri 09:30-18:00

The main department door is security card controlled, use the buzzer by the card swipe to alert reception that you require access.

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