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Faculty Library

Welcome to the Faculty Library

The Modern and Medieval Languages Library supports teaching and learning in European languages, literatures and cultures and in linguistics. The Library holds over 118,000 books and 3,000 films as well as foreign-language magazines and newspapers, scholarly journals, e-books and e-journals. MML undergraduates and MPhil students should find all the material they need for their studies in these collections.

The Library also includes a German research collection, the Beit Library.

Opening hours

Full Term: Monday - Friday 09.00 - 19.00 ; Saturday 11.00 - 16.00

Vacation: Monday - Friday 09.00 - 17.00 ; Saturday: closed

Doors are locked 15 minutes before closing time.

Library news

Christmas Hours

19 November 2014

The Library will be open Monday to Friday from 9.00 - 17.00, December 8-19. We will close for the Christmas holidays on Friday, December 19 at 17.00 and re-open on Monday, January 5 at 9.00. Vacation borrowing begins on Monday, December 1. Happy Holidays to all our users! The MML Library Team

Schrӧder Professor Inaugural Lecture

17 October 2014

Please come along and join us for the inaugural lecture of the Schrӧder Professor, Sarah Colvin. The lecture is titled 'Inaudible Stories: German Prisoner Narratives After 1945' and will take place on Friday 24 October 2014, at 5.30pm, in the Lecture Theatre, St John's Divinity School, St John's College, Cambridge. The...

Term Time Opening Hours

6 October 2014

Term time opening hours have begun - the MML Library is now open as follows: Monday to Friday 9.00 - 19.00 Saturday 11.00-16.00 New students should view our induction presentations for an introduction to the Library: New undergraduate students New postgraduate students Best of luck for the term ahead!

Michaelmas Term Library Tours

2 October 2014

A very warm welcome to all new students and staff, and welcome back to all old hands! MML Library induction tours will be taking place from Monday 6th to Friday 10th October. If you are not yet familiar with the library, it's important that you attend a tour so that you can make the most of the resources we provide. Tour...

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