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Biological Sciences Libraries

Biological Sciences Libraries Team

Contact your Biological Sciences Librarian

Located in different departments, the Biological Sciences Librarians work together to provide excellent services across the school. With specialized subject librarians supporting you in your local department, you will find that each member of our team has unique expertise providing a wide range of services and support. 

Email the Biological Sciences Libraries Team:

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Jane Acred (she/her) - Zoology 

Jane looks after the Department of Zoology Library and has lots of different expertise including looking after many of our undergraduate reading lists, managing a very exciting zoological special collection and much more! 

➤ Contact Jane

➤ Library Office Location - Go to MAP.CAM

 Zoology Library webpage






Alina Wanitzek (she/her) - Psychology 

Alina looks after the Department of Psychology Library. When she isn't running their library service, she's involved in lots of different parts of her department as she is also the webmaster and looks after Reading Lists Online for Psychology courses.

➤ Contact Alina

➤ Library Office Location - Go to MAP.CAM

➤ Psychology Library webpage






George Cronin (they/them) - PDN, Teaching and Research Support

George helps look after several of the libraries across the School, with a specific responsibility for the Physiology, Development and Neuroscience Library.

They lead on undergraduate and postgraduate skills teaching across the School of Biological Sciences, as well as coordinating the provision of research support for our diverse range of communities.

➤ Contact George






Sarah Crudge (she/her) - STEMM Libraries

Sarah is responsible for library services across Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine (STEMM). She also has a specific focus on services within the School of Biological Sciences.

Sarah does all of the strategic work so that we can provide excellent services to our many users.

➤ Contact Sarah





Lorraine Leonard (she/her) - Veterinary Medicine 

Lorraine looks after the Veterinary School Library offering services to students, researchers and a busy veterinary hospital. She also offers lots of research support to her academic users and is very knowledgeable on topics such as Open Access and Symplectic Elements.

➤ Contact Lorraine

➤ Library Office Location - Go to MAP.CAM

➤ Vet Library library webpage






Frances Marsh (she/her) - Plant Sciences, Cory and Herbarium Libraries

Frankie looks after the Department of Plant Sciences Library and the Cory and Herbarium Libraries, offering support to students and staff in the Department of Plant Sciences and Cambridge University Botanic Garden.   

➤ Contact Frankie

➤ Plant Sciences Library Location - Go to MAP.CAM

➤ Cory & Herbarium Libraries Location - Go to MAP.CAM 






Lucy Woolhouse (she/her) - Genetics and Research Support 

Lucy looks after the Department of Genetics Library and also offers research support across the wider School of Biological Sciences.

➤ Contact Lucy

➤ Genetics Library webpage