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Department of Engineering

Library and Information Service

Library and Information Service

Welcome to the Department of Engineering Library

The Library will close for Christmas at 3pm on Wednesday 24th December and will reopen at 9am on Monday 5th January 2015

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The Library aims to support Departmental teaching and research activities by:

  • Providing a workable range of the most relevant and best literature from world sources;
  • Advising on the use of the Cambridge libraries;
  • Using national and international library lending and copying services to provide literature which cannot be obtained from local sources.

Location & Contact Information

The Library is located on the 1st floor of the Baker Building at the Trumpington Site.

Cambridge University
Department of Engineering
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1PZ
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1223 332626
Fax: +44 (0)1223 332662

Opening Hours

The Library is staffed 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday. Visitors should make themselves known to the Department Reception and to the Library staff on each visit.

Members of the Department can access the Library out of hours using their Department swipe cards.

If you have a disability or injury that affects your use of the Library, please ask Library staff for any assistance you require.