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Cambridge Libraries

Address: Department of Zoology, Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3EJ
Telephone: (3)36648
Fax: (3)36676
Online Catalogue: iDiscover
Location map: University Map
Staff: Senior Library Assistant: Jane Acred
Academic Librarian: Dr Richard Preece, (
Admits: Members of the University, others on application.
Stock: 20,000 monographs and 22,000 periodicals, 63,000 pamphlets. 38 current periodical titles, 400 dead periodical titles.
Special collections: Rare book collection of approximately 8,750 volumes which date from the 15th to the mid-20th century.
Services: Multi-function device for scanning, printing and photocopying using DS-Print service. Printing and photocopying charges: Black & White A4 - 5p per sheet, Colour A4 - 30p per sheet.
Opening hours: Term: Mon-Thu 08:30-17:00, Fri 08:30-16:30


Christmas and Easter vacation: Mon-Thu 08:30-17:00, Fri 08:30-16:30

Summer vacation: Mon-Thu 08:30-16:30, Fri 08:30-16:00

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