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Searching the library

The Jerwood Library holds almost 30,000 books, as well as journals, DVDs, music scores and past exam papers. The best way to search the library is via iDiscover. All of the Jerwood Library's holdings are listed there, along with the resources of most of the other libraries in Cambridge, and both printed books, ebooks and journal articles.

Type one or more search terms into the search box and click on the 'Search' icon. To restrict your search to the Jerwood Library at the start of your session, click on the 'Search' icon and select 'Trinity Hall' from the drop down menu. Resutls for books in our library have the location "Trinity Hall: Jerwood Library".

For help getting started please click for a quick guide to using iDiscover below.

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If you need more help using iDiscover, please contact library staff - we are very happy to assist!

My Library Account

You can log in to your account via iDiscover, using the barcode number on the back of your University card (starting with 'V...'). Once logged in, you can check what you have on loan and when items are due back, renew your books, and recall books that are out on loan.


Contact the Library:

The Jerwood Library
e: library@trinhall.cam.ac.uk

Head of Library Services

Jenni Lecky-Thompson
t: +44 1223 332546

Deputy Librarian

Sophie Connor
t: +44 1223 764464

Fellow Archivist & Librarian

Dr William O'Reilly
t: +44 1223 765956

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