The library holds approximately 4000 books and several periodical titles. A print out of the book catalogue is available in the photocopier room and all our holdings are added to the Newton Catalogue of the University Library.
The Library (Floor C)
Department of Physiology,
Development and Neuroscience
University of Cambridge
Tel: 01223 333821 Fax 01223 333840
Access: Monday - Friday: 08.45 - 17.00
The library is closed on Saturday and Sunday.
The library uses the Library of Congress Classification. It specializes in the following subjects:
|QH||Natural Sciences, Biology||RG||Gynecology and Obstetrics|
|QP||Physiology||RM||Therapeutics and Pharmacology|
|RA||Public Aspects of Medicine||Z||Bibliography, Information Resources (General)|
We also hold additional books in the following subjects:
|B||Philosophy, Psychology, Religion||L||Education|
|C||Auxiliary sciences of history||M||Music|
|G||Geography, Anthropology, Recreation||P||Language and Literature|
The library holds more than 100 periodicals, free to consult within the premises. The full list is contained below:
In addition, the library is currently subscribed to the following periodicals:
|American Journal of Physiology||Nature|
|Biological Reviews||New Scientist|
|Notes and Records of the Royal Society|
|Human Reproduction||Physiological Reviews|
|Journal of Anatomy||Physiology News|
|Journal of Applied Physiology||Reproduction|
|Journal of Endocrinology||Science|
|Journal of General Physiology||Scientific American|
|Journal of Hypertension|
The library holds the following special collections:
The Lovaton Veterinary Anatomy Library (reference only)
Situated in the Anatomy Building.
Dept. Officer Responsible: Dr David Bainbridge.
The library has an historical book collection. For information on the titles and how to consult them, please contact the covering librarian.
Everyone is allowed to consult the books within the library.
Only PDN Staff, PDN Graduate Students, and PDN Part II Students are allowed to borrow books from the library.