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Borrowing is available to current students and staff of the University of Cambridge, including Visiting Scholars and Visiting Students. Loans automatically renew unless the item has been recalled, or your account is due to expire.

Undergraduate students may borrow up to ten items for one week during term. During vacations, undergraduates may borrow up to ten items until the first day of the following term.

M.Phil and Ph.D students may borrow up to 20 items for four weeks.

M.St and other distance learning Masters students of the University may borrow up to 25 items for four weeks.

Visiting Fellows and Scholars may borrow up to 20 items for four weeks or until the end of their visit, whichever is sooner. Borrowing arrangements for Visiting Students correspond with arrangements for the equivalent level of regular student (e.g. undergraduate, M.Phil/Ph.D, etc.).

Members of Cambridge University staff may borrow up to forty items for four weeks.

Interlibrary Loans

If you need an article or book that isn’t available within the University, you can order it through the University Library's interlibrary loan department. Prices and details of how to order are here. Alternatively, it is now possible to obtain digital copies through Rapid Inter-Library loans via iDiscover. Instructions are available on the Document Delivery Service libguide.

Contact Us

Radzinowicz Library, Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge CB3 9DA, United Kingdom

Tel: + 44(0)1223 335386

Library Staff

Librarian: Stuart Stone
Deputy Librarian: Samantha Hughes

Opening Hours

From 4th December, during the vacation period, the library will be open 09.00 to 13.00 and 14.00 to 17.00, Monday to Friday.

The library will be closed during the Institute Christmas closure, Friday 22nd December to Monday 1st January.

Term time hours will resume on 15th January, from which date the library will be open 09:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday.