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Name of Library: St John's College Library

Address: St John's Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TP

Town: Cambridge

Telephone: 01223 338662

Fax: 01223 337035

E-mail: library@joh.cam.ac.uk

Website: http://www.joh.cam.ac.uk/library

Alternative names


Dr Mark Nicholls

Job Title


Purpose and main user community of the library

Serves members of the college and visiting scholars.

Terms of access

By appointment

Opening hours

M-F 09.00-17.00

Disabled access

One door awkward for wheelchairs without help. Otherwise facilities are on the level.

Disabled access toilet facilities available.






Periodicals - Back Issues


Current Periodicals


A number of medieval mss.

Volumes added per year



General theology, Philosophy, Classics, Ecclesiastical history; between undergraduate and

research levels.

Special Collections

See website. Includes:

J. S. Bezzant Papers

J. S. Boys Smith Papers

David Simpson Papers

J. W. Whittaker Papers


See website

Research resource

Medieval and post-medieval mss.

Catalogue Type

Computer; Guardbook (pre-1800 holdings)

URL of catalogue


Other facilities

Photocopying, word processing, limited WWW access.

Full Time Staff

Part Time Staff

Voluntary Staff

Future plans


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