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Cambridge welcomes Dr Jessica Gardner as new University Librarian

9 December 2016

Dr Jessica Gardner has been revealed as the new Librarian of Cambridge University Library – becoming the second female...

Newly-discovered Erasmus Darwin nature printed book amongst items in new virtual exhibition

1 December 2016

A newly-discovered nature printed book features alongside other curiosities in Cambridge University Library’s new...

Royals to visit Cambridge to celebrate Library’s 600th anniversary

28 November 2016

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will have the chance to meet staff from Cambridge University Library...

Spirit trumpets and paintings from Pompeii: 600 years of curious objects

3 November 2016

Why does Cambridge University Library, one of the world’s great research libraries, have ‘ectoplasm’, a spirit trumpet...

Futurelib’s Tracker project underway

27 October 2016

Cambridge University Library’s Futurelib Innovation Progamme has recently embarked on its “Tracker” project, which over...

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