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Cambridge University Library

 

The Head of Special Collections is Dr Jill Whitelock.

For further information on the collections and how to use them, please see the webpages of the relevant departments and contact details below, as well as the Library's Admissions webpages.

Archives & Modern Manuscripts (including University Archives)

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333143

Email: mss@lib.cam.ac.uk

Bible Society

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333075

Email: bslib@lib.cam.ac.uk

Chinese

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333038

Email: chinese@lib.cam.ac.uk

Darwin Correspondence Project

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333008/339770

http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/contact

Japanese & Korean

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333155

Email: japanese@lib.cam.ac.uk

Maps

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333041

Email: maps@lib.cam.ac.uk

Music

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333072/333077/333079/333116/766372 

Email: music@lib.cam.ac.uk

Near and Middle Eastern

Tel: +44 (0)1223 766368

Email: near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk

Rare Books & Early Manuscripts

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333122/333123

Email: rarebooks@lib.cam.ac.uk

Royal Commonwealth Society

Email: rcs@lib.cam.ac.uk

Please note the Librarian is part-time and usually works at the University Library on Wednesdays and Thursdays.

South Asian, Tibetan and Southeast Asian

Email: specialcollections@lib.cam.ac.uk

Taylor-Schechter Genizah Research Unit

Tel: +44 (0)1223 333122/333129

Email: genizah@lib.cam.ac.uk

 

Image credit: Gutenberg Bible (Inc.1.A.1.1[3761.1–2])