The Library

The College Library is divided into two sections. The Old Library dates from 1624 and houses historic manuscripts, rare books and personal papers. The modern Working Library houses borrowable books and current periodicals, as well as computer and work facilities to which members have 24 hour access.



5th Dec 2017

A display of entries to the 2017 Staff Photography Competition.

Now in its second year, this annual competition is open to all contracted members of staff at St John's. The theme for this...

24th Jan 2018

Widely known for his code-breaking work at Bletchley Park during the Second World War, and for his writings on the history of twentieth-century diplomacy and intelligence, Harry Hinsley was also...