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Cambridge University Library is open for limited services from Monday-Friday. Online registration is now available. Book a visit to view material in the Main reading room or a Special Collections reading room. Please read more about our phased reopening of the UL and Faculty and Departmental Libraries.

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Summer With The Museums: Tiny Tower Accordion Book

This is your chance to create your own Tiny Tower Accordion Book to hold your favourite books and other treasures!

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Make yourself an instant book

Make yourself an instant book using anything you have lying around that you want to recycle – or just use a piece of printer paper.

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How to make a 3-hole pamphlet

Pamphlets or chapbooks were sold by chapmen - wandering peddlers - in sixteenth-century England. Make yourself a simple pamphlet.

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Summer Family Fun: Japanese Stab Binding

Stab binding is exactly what it sounds like – you use a sharp object to stab the holes in your book to sew pages together.

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Summer Family Fun: How to make a Cartonera book

Cartonera is an artistic publishing movement which originally began in Argentina but spread all across Latin America. 

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Open Cambridge: Behind-the-scenes of the University of Cambridge Library Storage Facility

You are invited to explore a state of the art book store, standing at the height of two giraffes and with over 105km of shelving to house four million books from the libraries of the University of Cambridge, through this special video tour for Open Cambridge. 

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Our public event programme is generously supported by the Friends of the Library.

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