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Cambridge University: Scott Polar Research Institute

Archon Code : 15


Contact Details

Lensfield Road

Tel: 01223 336 555
Fax: 01223 336 549
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Archives Manager : Ms Naomi Boneham

Access information

  • Open : Archives: Monday-Friday 9:30-1, 2-5 by appointment; Library: 9-1, 2-5.30
  • Closed : Christmas, Easter, bank holidays and two weeks over Summer break
  • Letter of introduction required
  • Book in advance
  • Letter of introduction or proof of identity required
  • Lift available to first floor
  • Copies can be supplied for some items
  • The catalogue of the Archives was published in 1982 as Manuscripts in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England, by Clive Holland, (London and New York, Garland Publishing, ISBN 0 8240 9394 1)

  • Information on the archive, including the option to reserve a reader's desk up to six months in advance, can be found at their archives web page

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Last amended : 06-Jan-2015 11:48