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 
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 
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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