Friends of the Old Library


You can become a Friend of the Old Library and participate in the preservation of a world-class collection of books and manuscripts for future generations.

Funds raised will go towards general upkeep and care of the collections.


  • Privileged access to the Old Library and its collections
  • Exclusive invitations to exhibition launch parties
  • Expert lectures about items in the collections
  • Regular updates on the fascinating work involved in the custodianship of the Old Library

If you would like to become a Friend, you can find further information here.

Alternatively, please contact the Alumni Relations Officer:

Telephone: 01223 (7)66710
Postal address: Development Officer, Christ's College, St Andrew's Street, Cambridge, CB2 3BU, UK.

Our most recent Old Library newsletters can be found here:

Newsletter December 2019 

Newsletter January-April 2020 

Newsletter May 2020

Newsletter June-July 2020