General reader enquiries
If you know the name of the person to whom you wish to speak, please phone 01865 277000 (+44 1865 277000 from outside the United Kingdom) or use the University's contact search web page.
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Post: Main Enquiry Desk, Bodleian Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG
- Telephone: 01865 277162 (+44 1865 277162 from outside the United Kingdom)
- Fax: 01865 277182 (+44 1865 277182 from outside the United Kingdom)
- Text: 02030 953910 (+44 2030 953910 from outside the United Kingdom): Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Ask a Librarian enquiry form
Our Ask an Oxford Librarian service is is available for more detailed questions about our collections and services, including admission to the libraries, our catalogues and electronic resources, copying and interlibrary loans, and reference enquiries.
Please note that we would prefer to receive more complex enquiries in writing; this ensures that we understand the details of your enquiry correctly and that we can devote a sufficient amount of time to the answer.
We will respond within five full working days of the receipt of an enquiry for at least 90% of correspondence, but in all cases within ten full working days of the receipt of an enquiry. Full working days are Monday to Friday except for the Easter and Christmas/New Year closure periods.
Suzanne de la Rosa, Head of Communications
Elaine Bible, PR & Communications Officer
T: +44 (0)1865 287398 or 277627
Please see our media & filming enquiries page for more information.
Visiting the Libraries (tours, events, exhibitions)
For bookings and further information on visiting please contact the Venue Services Team between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.
T: +44 (0)1865 277216
We recommend that you arrange a meeting with us to see the rooms and to discuss your requirements. For up to date information contact the Venue Services Team between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday.
T: +44 (0)1865 277224
Bodleian Shop Find us in the Old Schools Quad, Bodleian Library, and the Weston Library (part of the Bodleian Libraries) - both Broad Street, Oxford, OX1 3BG. You can also shop online at as well as at www.bodleianshop.co.uk.
P: Trade Sales, Retail Operations Office
, Bodleian Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG
T: +44 (0)1865 277108
For online sales please contact:
T: +44 (0)1865 283850