Selwyn's Bartlam Library contains about 35000 books and around 100 seats or study spaces. Below you will find information about using the library and finding and borrowing books and other library resources.
Selwyn's Old Library contains the college's archives, rare books, and special collections. Please contact the Archivist with any archival queries and library staff if you wish to consult a book in the Old Library collection.
Library staff work in the library and from home. If you have an enquiry, please email and we will get back to you as soon as we are able.
If you are new to Selwyn, have a look at our guide to getting started using Selwyn Library. You may also find the library essentials guide from Cambridge University Libraries useful as an introduction to Cambridge library spaces, services, and systems.
You can also use our Bartlam Library form if you only want us to see your recommendation
Undergraduates: 1 week
Graduates, Fellows, staff: 4 weeks
All items will automatically renew unless requested by another library user
Full borrowing information here
Phone: +44 (0)1223 335880
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