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The University Library is pleased to offer loans during the Christmas vacation.


There is no difference for borrowers, including postgraduate students, who normally borrow for eight weeks.  Special arrangements will be made for undergraduate borrowers. 


Please note that all books remain subject to recall if requested by other Library users during the vacation. If recalled, the loan period for an item will reduce to 7 days, after which a fine of 50p per day will be charged. Borrowers of books that have been recalled will be notified by e-mail.


Books can be returned in person or by post. If returning by post please address to Reader Services Desk, University Library, West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DR. Borrowers are strongly advised to use a recorded delivery service.


The Library will be closed over the Christmas period from Sunday 24th December – Monday 1st January inclusive. The Library will re-open at 09:00 on Tuesday 2nd January.