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COVID Update 4th January 2022

We are open 24/7 to current members of the College. Face coverings are required in the Library unless you have a medical exemption. Printing and copying facilities remain available in the Pavilion Atrium (just outside the Library) as well as on the upper floor of the Library. Further information about using the Library can be found on our Hughes Hall Library Services Moodle site www.vle.cam.ac.uk.

Contact the Library Team

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

Library Guide

Click to download our Library Guide.

Recommend a Book

We aim to provide core printed resources for undergraduate courses and for many taught masters courses. If we don’t have the book you need for your course, please complete our book request form. (If the book you need lies outside this scope, we recommend you contact your faculty librarians.)

To request the purchase of an ebook, contact the University Library: www.lib.cam.ac.uk/collections/book-recommend

Special Collections

See the Ohtake Collection page for information about our magnificent collection of First World War poets, editions of works by and about Ted Hughes, and fine print and private press books.

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

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