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Department of History and Philosophy of Science

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Welcome to the Whipple Library

The Whipple Library is the subject specialist library for the Department of History and Philosophy of Science in the University of Cambridge.

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Writing science: interpreters, educators, scholars

Our current book display features material on a wide range of topics by women who were scholars, educators and interpreters of scientific information from the mid 18th to the early 20th centuries. It can be viewed during normal Library opening hours on Level 1, or take a look at some highlights in our virtual exhibition...

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Skills showcase for grads in humanities, arts & social sciences

Feb 15, 2017

Speed-dating event offering tips & tricks to help you manage information more effectively.

Munch to learn at the BGM Library

Feb 15, 2017

Useful advice sessions on various topics relevant to modern researchers - with free lunch! - at the Betty & Gordon Moore Library in March.

Open research training for PhD students

Jan 30, 2017

Practical sessions from experts in scholarly communciation on topics relevant to PhD students in Humanities, Arts & Social Science subjects

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Monday-Friday, 09:15-19:00

(Entry via swipecard door in Storey's Gate archway after 17:30)