Homerton College Library holds a large print collection supporting all subjects, as well as several special collections.

Homerton College Library holds a large print collection and provides access to a variety of electronic resources through Cambridge University Libraries. Read more about how to find the right things below, and ask the Library team if you'd like some help!

Library catalogue: iDiscover

Homerton uses the University Library catalogue known as iDiscover. You can login to iDiscover with your Raven ID to manage your Library account, place requests, and pay charges.

More information on using iDiscover (iDiscover LibGuide)
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Ejournals, ebooks and online databases

The University Library provides full text access to academic e-journals, ebooks and online resources covering all subjects. These can be accessed on campus (and off campus with a Raven password) via the central e-resources page or iDiscover.

More information on eresources (general)
More information on ebooks (ebooks@cambridge LibGuide)
A-Z Databases

Music Hire Service

The Music Hire Service is run in collaboration with Christ's College. Both College Libraries have large collections of instrumental and vocal music available for hire including hundreds of orchestral and choral sets. Members of Homerton and Christ's can borrow music from either library for free, and external users can hire music at a low cost. Our hire periods are flexible to suit you. For more details and to view the catalogue please visit Christ's College music hire library or email

Special collections

In addition to the main collection of academic books supporting undergraduate study, Homerton Library holds several special collections. These include the Local Collection, the Multimedia Collection (DVDs, CDs and printed music), and the Children’s Literature Collection.


Special collections

Special collections

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