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

Michaelmas Term 2021 and Lent Term 2022 opening hours: 

Monday 4th October to Friday 3rd December 2021 and Monday 17th January to Friday 18th March 2022: 9am to 12 midnight every day

Christmas vacation opening hours:

Monday 6th December 2021 to Friday 14th January 2022 : Monday to Friday 9am to 7pm (closed weekends and during Christmas vacation closure)

Christmas vacation closure: from 5pm Thursday 23rd December 2021 until 9am Tuesday 4th January 2022


How to find a book:

  • Law and land economy books are located in the Turpin Law Reading Room

  • We use the Moys Classification Scheme for arrangement of the books on the shelves

  • Use iDiscover to check if a book is in stock, and to find the classmark

  • Loan copies of popular law and land economy texts are available to borrow from the main library


Book Recommendations


Library staff are available to help with enquiries

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