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.



As part of the Cambridge Festival of Ideas, documents offering a glimpse of how much of the University of Cambridge found itself on the wrong side of the English Civil War are going on public display.As the University that famously educated Oliver...


15th Feb 2016

This exhibition commemorates the lives, the work and the reputations of two English writers living in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries: Ben Jonson (1572-1637) and...