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The Whipple Library was founded on the gift of Robert Stewart Whipple of his rare scientific books to the University in 1944, and is the largest specialist library in the history and philosophy of science and medicine in the UK. It functions as the Departmental Library and provides the basis for research and teaching at both undergraduate and graduate level.

The library staff aim to provide an informative and friendly service for all readers. If you have any questions about the service please do not hesitate to contact us and we will do our best to help you.

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29 January 2015

Coming to HPS from HEM
Dr Sally Riordan will lead a special session on 'How to write an HPS essay' for HEM students at 1pm on Monday 2 February in Seminar Room 3. All HEM and HPS Part II students welcome.

12 January 2015

New staff member
Welcome to Clare, our new Library Assistant, who will be with us until the end of December 2015 covering Dawn's maternity leave.