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
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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
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