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The Olisa Library

The Olisa Library contains over 50,000 books, reference works and journals, links and access to digital resources. We provide 200 study spaces, borrowing facilities and a quiet environment. We are open all day, every day for College members only. 

All of Fitzwilliam library stock can be found in iDiscover along with books and resources across the University.

You can do all of the following online:

  • Search the Catalogue
  • Review loans
  • Renew and reserve books

The online catalogue also gives information on the availability and location of books. 


Opening Hours and Access

The Library is open 24 hours a day.

The Library Office is staffed from 9am until 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Members of the University who are not members of Fitzwilliam and who wish to use the Library should contact the Librarian in advance.

The Librarian is Celia Vartholomeou. Celia is supported by Tracey Piggott, who works in the Library during term-times.

Celia Vartholomeou

Celia Vartholomeou


Tracy Piggott Headshot

Tracey Piggott