Edwin Leong Library

COVID Update 8th March 2021

Hughes Hall Library will begin Phase 1 of reopening on Monday 15th March. Current members please check our Moodle site for further details.

Alternative Study Spaces are available in the College (no pre-booking required) – please see our Moodle site for up-to-date information.

The Library Staff are mostly working remotely: you can contact us by email at library@hughes.cam.ac.uk.


College Library

As a member of Hughes Hall, you can use our beautiful, peaceful library for your reading and learning.

Library Update

Full information about using the Library can be found on the Library Services adn Research Support page on the Hughes Hall Moodle site www.vle.cam.ac.uk, including desk booking, Library Induction videos and FAQs.

Contact the Library Team

Contact Kate Arhel (Librarian) and Catherine Munford (Deputy Librarian) by email (library@hughes.cam.ac.uk).

Library Guide

Click here to download our Library Guide.

Recommend a Book

To suggest a book for the Library please go to https://www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/student-centre/academic/library/user-information/book-request-form/

Special Collections

For information on the Ohtake Collection, our magnificent collection of First World War poets, editions of works by and about Ted Hughes, and fine print and private press books, click here: www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/student-centre/academic/library/ohtake-collection/

For information about our College Archives, click here: www.hughes.cam.ac.uk/student-centre/academic/library/library-archives/

Amazon Affiliate

Support the College’s library by making purchases from Amazon via the link below. A proportion of every purchase made via the link will be remitted to the College by Amazon. You pay no extra on your purchase.

Hughes Hall Amazon Affiliate link

A peaceful space for reading and learning