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Whipple Library

Department of History and Philosophy of Science

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Getting started

Here's a quick summary of what you can expect at the Whipple; explore the pages listed on the left to find out more about our services:

  • Open to students and staff from all University departments and faculties (you don't have to be studying HPS to use the Library) - please bring your University card to the staff desk on your first visit to register
  • Open to alumni with a current University Library card - please make yourself known to staff at the desk
  • Everything listed on iDiscover - search it to find the classmark for the book(s) you need, or to access the full text of ebooks and journal articles
  • Wi-fi available throughout via Eduroam or UniofCam
  • No overdue fines, but we will suspend your borrowing if you keep returning books late
  • A dedicated staff team based at the entrance on Level 2, ready to answer your questions and help as we can (contact us)

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