Clare College Cambridge

Using the Law Reading Rooms

All Clare College Law and Land Economy students have access to the Turpin and Lipstein Law Reading Rooms


8th January 2021: the Forbes Mellon Library and Law Reading Rooms are temporarily closed until further notice.

Library staff are available to help with enquiries

For further information about College library services please see the Forbes Mellon Library Moodle site:

For zero-contact services from the University Library, faculty and departmental libraries please see


How to find a book:

  • We use the Moys Classification Scheme.
  • Use iDiscover to check if a book is in stock, and to find the classmark.


Book Recommendations

  • We welcome recommendations for book purchases from students.

  • If we do not have a book that you need please fill in a Book Recommendation Form.