St. Catharine’s College

Last updated 31st October 2012
Name of library St Catharine’s College
Address Trumpington Street, Cambridge. CB2 1RL
Telephone 01223 338343
Fax  01223 338340
E-mail  librarian@caths.cam.ac.uk
Website  http://www.caths.cam.ac.uk/library
Alternative names
Contact & Job Title  Mr Colin Higgins, Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library  Academic library serving the teaching, learning and research of College members.
Terms of access  Reference by prior appointment with librarian
Opening hours  Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:00
Disabled access  None. Books may be brought to ground floor library
Lending to other libraries & visitors  To College members only
Number of volumes  70,000 (ca. 2,000 theology)
Periodicals – Back Issues  50
Current Periodicals  10
Other materials  50 manuscripts; College muniments; 200 DVDs; 1,250 CDs.
Volumes added per year  1,000 (c. 25 theology)
Coverage  Cambridge Tripos Exams
Special Collections  Bequests of Thomas Sherlock, John Addenbrooke, Thomas Neale, Thomas Jarrett, Henry John Chaytor.
Manuscripts
Research resource
Catalogue Type Computer and card
URL of catalogue  http://www.caths.cam.ac.uk/library
Other facilities
Full Time Staff  1
Part Time Staff  2
Voluntary Staff  2
Changes in next five years affecting the above
Anything else about the library