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.



23rd Jan 2017

This new exhibition looks into the private lives of Johnians - at College, at home, and abroad - as revealed by their diaries.

“I intend this journal not for the frivolous uninteresting,...

25th Mar 2017

This exhibition features treasures from the Library's Special Collections that relate to the history of medicine. The manuscripts, incunabula, artefacts and illustrations on display demonstrate...