Locations available

Map of the Bodleian Site

See the location of the Bodleian Library within Oxford city centre.

There are entrances from Broad Street, Catte Street and from Radcliffe Square into the quadrangles of the Old Bodleian Library.

Locations 

The locations below are available at certain times and days, subject to the approval of the Library, taking into account conservation and other considerations. We regret that we cannot guarantee that any of our locations will be offered for your project.

Image of Old Schools Quadrangle, Bodleian Library

Quadrangles

We have three quadrangles. Please note we have no jurisdiction over Radcliffe Square: contact Brasenose College for permission to film here.

Image of Duke Humfrey's Library, Bodleian Library

Duke Humfrey's

Between 7:00 and 9:00, and after the reading rooms close. Cannot be used for filming items from the Library collections.

Image of Divinity School, Bodleian Library

Divinity School

Between 7:00 and 9:00 and after 17:30. Cannot be used for filming items from the Library collections.

Image of Convocation House, Bodleian Library

Convocation House

Between 7:00 and 17:30. May sometimes be used for filming items from the Library collections.

Image of Divinity School, Bodleian Library

Chancellor's Court

Between 7:00 and 17:30. May sometimes be used for filming items from the Library collections.

Filming items from our collections

We offer a small number of other rooms which are suitable as locations for filming material from the Library collections. The room will usually be selected on the basis of the conservation needs of the items being filmed.

Manuscript filming is available at £350 + VAT per hour.

Location Filming

Please contact us for a quote as fees depend on requirements.

Bookings and information

For bookings and further information contact the Venue Services between 09.00 and 17.00, Monday-Friday:
Tel: +44 (0)1865 277216
Fax: +44 (0)1865 277218
Email: filming@bodleian.ox.ac.uk
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