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Cambridge Libraries

Address: Mortimer Road, Cambridge, CB1 2EW
Telephone: (7)63908
Online Catalogue: iDiscover
Location map: University Map
Staff: Library Services Manager: Kate Arhel, MLIB, MCLIP (
Pathways Programme Manager: Dr Ellie Greer, MLIS, PhD (
Senior Library Assistant: Jess Hollerton, BA Hons (
Admits: Current members of Hughes Hall. Accredited scholars are welcome to consult the Special Collections by appointment.
Stock: Main Library: ca. 10,000 post-1900 printed books; anatomical models -- Special Collections: ca. 2,000 post-1900 printed books.
Special collections: Ohtake collection (access by appointment only, non-borrowable), which contains material relating to Ted Hughes and to First World War poets.

Academic Skills and Wellbeing Collections (open access, borrowable).

Services: Step-free access into and throughout Library, wireless internet access, networked PCs, printing, photocopying and scanning facilities, assistive study equipment, adjustable-height desks and ergonomic seating.
Opening hours: Term: Mon-Sun open all hours

Vacation: Mon-Sun open all hours (closed between Christmas and New Year)

The Library is normally staffed Monday to Thursday 9am-5pm and Friday 9am-4pm. Special Collections may be consulted Monday to Friday 9am-4pm by appointment. Please email for further information.

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