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University Library to open its doors for a weekend of exclusive talks and tours

17 August 2016

This September, Cambridge University Library will once again be welcoming members of the public as part of the Open Cambridge weekend. And to mark our 600th anniversary , the Library will, for the first time, also be taking part in the Bridge the Gap walk. Mapping Cambridge: A visual story of the city Saturday 10 September...

Lines of Thought: From Darwin to DNA

9 August 2016

Darwin’s stuffed pigeons, the letter which first coined the term ‘genetics’ and a paper by Crick and Watson which helped decode DNA all feature in the latest film to celebrate Cambridge University Library’s 600th anniversary . The University Library is celebrating its 600th anniversary with an exhibition of priceless...