St. John’s College Library, Cambridge

Last updated 24th March 2009 
Name of library St John’s College Library 
Address  St John’s Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TP
Telephone  01223 338662
Fax  01223 337035
E-mail  library@joh.cam.ac.uk
Website  http://www.joh.cam.ac.uk/library
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  Dr Mark Nicholls, Librarian
Purpose & 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.
Lending to other libraries & visitors  No. None.
Number of volumes  8,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  6
Current Periodicals  
Other materials  A number of medieval mss.
Volumes added per year  30
Coverage  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
Manuscripts  See website
Research resource  Medieval and post-medieval mss.
Catalogue Type  Computer; Guardbook (pre-1800 holdings)
URL of catalogue  http://www.joh.cam.ac.uk/library
Other facilities  Photocopying, word processing, limited WWW access.
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library