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Engineering Library: Find what you need

Information about the Department of Engineering Library, including information for researchers

Inter Library Loans

If you need journal articles, conference papers, books, reports or other items that cannot be found in any of the University of Cambridge libraries, we can attempt to obtain a physical or digital copy as an Inter Library Loan.

To request an Inter Library Loan please use the Online Inter Library Loan Form (provided by our colleagues at the Medical Library)


Image: person using a laptop on a deskThere are over a hundred libraries in Cambridge, from the main University Library to the Engineering Department Library to your College Libraries. To explore them all, visit the Cambridge Libraries Gateway. For more information about borrowing from Cambridge libraries, see the Borrowing LibGuide website.

The Engineering Library has over 25,000 books and access to thousands of online resources including journals, patents, standards and more. 

For subject resources for Engineering, see the Engineering Sciences website. 

For help on searching for what you need and accessing content anywhere, see the Search and Discovery Tools webpages.

Additionally, there are other libraries in Cambridge which may also hold useful collections for your study or research. We recommend:

Cambridge University Library  Betty and Gordon Moore Library
Judge Business School Library Computer Laboratory Library

Architecture and History of Art Library







The easiest way to find items in Cambridge libraries is by searching iDiscover