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Welcome to the Seeley Historical Library

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Opening hours this week

Monday to Friday → 9 am - 5 pm


There is no borrowing after 4:45pm. We are now closed at weekends until Michaelmas term 2016.

POLIS transfer

The Politics and International Studies printed collection is due to move from the SPS Library to the Seeley between Monday 25th July and Friday 12th August, 2016. For more information please see our News page. 

Vacation Borrowing

Vacation borrowing is currently in operation. Four history books and six Latin American studies books may be borrowed at any time.

Books are due back on Thursday 6th October, 2016. Special Subject books are borrowable overnight or over the weekend as normal.

Our LibGuide has useful information for those studying or carrying out research in History.

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