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Cambridge Libraries

Address: Raised Faculty Building, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 9DA
Telephone: (3)35041 (general library number), (3)35014 (Library manager, Teaching & Learning Support Librarian), (7)62896 (Research Support Librarian)
Online Catalogue: iDiscover
Location map: University Map
Staff: Library Manager, Teaching & Learning Support Librarian (French and Italian): Mrs. Hélène Fernandes (
Research Support Librarian (German & Dutch, Film): Dr Matthias Ammon (
Senior Library Assistant (Spanish & Portuguese, Information skills coordinator): Marian Via Rivera (
Senior Library Assistant (Slavonic languages, Linguistics): Mx Olenka Dmytryk (
Senior Library Assistant (General, Wellbeing): Ms Sarah Burton (
Library Assistant: Ms Alina Wanitzek (
Admits: As readers, all members of the University, alumni, visiting scholars and the public. As borrowers, current members of the University and visiting scholars affiliated with the University.
Stock: 120,000 volumes, 34 current periodicals including foreign language newspapers and magazines, 5,000 DVDs.
Special collections: Beit Library (German research collection), Film collection.
Services: User education, teaching and learning support, research support, reference and information service, and general all-round library goodness
Opening hours: Term: Monday-Friday 09:00-19:00, Saturday-Sunday 13:00-18:00

Vacation: Monday-Friday 09:00-17:00

Last admittance 15 minutes before closing.

The Library closes annually over the Christmas period and may close for up to two weeks in August. Closure dates are posted on the MMLL Library website.

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