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Classics Collections in Cambridge

Students and researchers in Classics will find many specialist print and online resources available to them in Cambridge.

In this guide you will find:

A good starting place is the Classical Faculty Library with over 60,000 books and periodicals ranging from ancient literature to classical archaeology. There are other libraries housing material useful for your studies including the main University Library and on the Sidgwick site the Divinity, English, Philosophy and History faculty libraries.

Opening Times

Term Time

Mon-Fri 9:00-18:00 for all users
Saturday 14:00-17:00, depending on staff availability



Mon-Fri 10:00-16:00 for all users

Finding books and journals

Use the library catalogue, iDiscover, to search for books, journals and articles. If you only want to check what is available in one library then use the location filter.

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Contact the Subject Librarians

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Classical Faculty Library
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue

01223 335154


Faculty of Classics Library and Archives website

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