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Current issue

Easter 1 2021

  • Using the Library in Easter Term
  • Request and Collect
  • Accessing Resources Remotely
  • Storage Shelves and Lockers
  • Accessible Study Aids
  • Unwind with our Magazines
  • Library Displays
  • Take a Break with a Jigsaw
  • Welcome Alberto
  • Study Sessions
  • One-to-one support
  • 2/4 Skills Support
  • Thank you

Back issues

Michaelmas 2 2020

  • Recalls
  • Winter craft
  • Jigsaws
  • International newspapers
  • Opening hours in the vacation
  • Academic Skills support: WolfWorks in Lent, Virtual Shut Up and Write, 24/7 skills support
  • Thank you
  • Goodbye from Meg

8 October 2020

Using the Library

  • Welcome (back) videos
  • Need a Book?
  • Study space in the library
  • Wellbeing Collection

Academic Support

  • WolfWorks Workshops
  • Virtual Shut Up and Write
  • Academic Writing Support
  • 24/7 Skills Support on LibGuide

Contact Us

Easter 2020

26 May

Special issue:

  • What are you reading? WCSA committee share their favourite books


  •  WolfWorks - Finishing off a long document in Word
  • e-resources A-Z
  • Virtual Shut Up and Write
  • LibGuide Skills Support
  • Library Wellbeing
  • Keeping in touch


5 May

  • WolfWorks - avoiding digital distractions and creating an online profile
  • eresources A-Z so far: A-J
  • Shut Up and Write new times
  • Daily Office Hours
  • Writing Support
  • Requesting e-books
  • Academic Skills
  • Well Being
  • Keeping in Touch


21 April 

  • e-resources A-Z
  • Revision tips
  • WolfWorks: time management
  • Shut Up and Write new times
  • Daily Office Hours
  • Writing Support
  • Requesting e-books
  • Academic Skills
  • Keeping in Touch


15 April 2020


  • Daily Office Hours
  • Shut Up and Write Online
  • Remote Working
  • Writing Support
  • WolfWorks
  • Last Chance for Visualise Your Bibliography
  • 24/7 Skills Support
  • Well Being


7 April 2020


  • Keeping in Touch
  • Remote Access to Eresources
  • Print Resources
  • Shut Up and Write Online
  • Visualise Your Bibliography
  • New Guide on Working Remotely
  • Well Being
  • Using the Library at a Distance






          What's on

          Saptarishi by Simon Patterson

          Art Exhibition: 'Simon Patterson: Out of Order'

          26/11/2022 at 10.00

          Visit Wolfson's latest exhibition 'Out of Order' featuring work by prominent artist Simon Patterson, open to the public, Saturday and Sundays, 10am - 5pm.

          Children listening to loud music

          Thinking Against Babylon, One Beat at a Time: Black Music as Radical, De-colonial Epistemology

          29/11/2022 at 17.30

          What is radical and de-colonial about Black music as an instrument for radical thought? 

          Wolfson in Singapore

          Wolfson in Singapore

          29/11/2022 at 19.00

          Join Sian Cook, Director of Networks, for our Wolfson in Singapore events

          Musician from Cambridge University Brass Band

          Music and Madeira: Festive Fun with Cambridge University Brass Band

          29/11/2022 at 21.00

          A recital following Formal Hall with the Cambridge University Brass Band performing seasonal music.

          A poster of Wolfson Sustainability Thinking Space Research and Personal. A brain with heart and cogs in different shades of green surrounded by white text with icons showing hands and a building

          Sustainability Thinking Space

          30/11/2022 at 17.30

          A free, interactive sustainability education and thinking space open to all Wolfson members, providing a guided space to develop your sustainability thinking, action and development.