Jerwood Library

Last updated 2nd October 2008 
Name of library Jerwood Library 
Address Trinity Hall, Trinity Lane, Cambridge CB2 1TJ 
Telephone 01223 332546 
Fax 01223 332537 
E-mail library@trinhal.cam.ac.uk 
Website  
Alternative names The Old Library 
Contact & Job Title Ms. Dominique Ruhlmann, Director of Library Services 
Purpose & main user community of the library Jerwood: undergraduates; Old Library: researchers 
Terms of access By appointment 
Opening hours M-F: 10.00-13.00; 14.00-17.00 
Disabled access Lift access available 
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No
Number of volumes 30,000 
Periodicals – Back Issues 50 
Current Periodicals 32 
Other materials Mss. Collection in Old Library 
Volumes added per year 600 
Coverage Undergraduate textbooks; some relevant mss. and early printed books in Old Library. 
Special Collections The Trinity Hall Collection; The Larman Collection; The Strangman Collection.
Manuscripts 40 medieval mss., ranging in date from C11-15th 
Research resource Some of the mss. are unique and of interest to church historians etc. 
Catalogue Type Computer; Card 
URL of catalogue http://collpw.newton.lib.cam.ac.uk 
Other facilities  Photocopying and photography available where appropriate.
Full Time Staff
Part Time Staff  2
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above Possible plan to automate the Old Library catalogue – very early stages at present. 
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