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The Library is open from 9am to 10pm, 7 days per week, from Friday 23rd April.
Additional study spaces for Easter Term are available at the same times, and all can be booked through the LibCal booking system - please see link below.

Books can be borrowed and returned as usual, or fetched from the shelves. If the latter service would be useful to you, please contact Library staff.

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Explore the Sidney Sussex Library

The Richard Powell Library is a 24-hour resource, with around 40,000 books organised across two floors, and over 120 study spaces. The library contains core textbooks for each undergraduate course, together with a wide range of general texts, periodicals and reference books. There is a computer suite on the second floor kitted out with fifteen PCs (running Windows and Linux) and one iMac (running macOS).