Opening hours

Old Library: Upper and Lower Reading Rooms

Term Hours (find term dates):

Mon-Fri 9am-10pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 11am-5pm

Vacation Hours:

Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm

The Library will also open 11am-5pm on the first Sunday of each vacation (Sun 6 December 2015, Sun 13 March 2016 and Sun 19 June 2016).

Closed Periods:

August bank holiday

The Old Library Reading Rooms will close for the August Bank Holiday weekend at 7pm on Friday 28 August 2015 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 1 September 2015.

Christmas & New Year 2015/16

The Old Bodleian Library Reading Rooms will close for the Christmas break at 5pm on Wednesday 23 December 2015 and reopen at 9am on Monday 4 January 2016.

Easter

The Old Library Reading Rooms will close for Easter at 7pm on Thursday 24 March 2016 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 29 March 2016.

Encaenia

The Old Library Reading Rooms will be closed for Encaenia on the morning of Wednesday 22 June 2016.


Old Library: Duke Humfrey's Library

Term Hours (find term dates):

Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm

Vacation Hours:

Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm

Closed Periods:

August bank holiday
The Old Library Reading Rooms will close for the August Bank Holiday weekend at 7pm on Friday 28 August 2015 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 1 September 2015.

Christmas & New Year 2015/16

The Old Bodleian Library Reading Rooms will close for the Christmas break at 5pm on Wednesday 23 December 2015 and reopen at 9am on Monday 4 January 2016.

Easter

The Old Library Reading Rooms will close for Easter at 7pm on Thursday 24 March 2016 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 29 March 2016.

Encaenia

The Old Library Reading Rooms will be closed for Encaenia on the morning of Wednesday 22 June 2016.

 

Radcliffe Camera: Upper Camera and Lower Camera Reading Rooms

Term Hours (find term dates):

Mon-Fri 9am-10pm, Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 11am-5pm

Vacation Hours:

Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 10am-4pm

The Library will also open 11am-5pm on the first Sunday of each vacation (Sun 6 December 2015, Sun 13 March 2016 and Sun 19 June 2016).

Closed Periods:

August bank holiday

The Radcliffe Camera Reading Rooms will close for the August Bank Holiday weekend at 7pm on Friday 28 August 2015 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 1 September 2015.

Christmas & New Year 2015/16

The Radcliffe Camera Reading Rooms will close for the Christmas break at 5pm on Wednesday 23 December 2015 and reopen at 9am on Monday 4 January 2016.

Easter

The Radcliffe Camera Reading Rooms will close for Easter at 7pm on Thursday 24 March 2016 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 29 March 2016.

Encaenia

The Radcliffe Camera Reading Rooms will be closed for Encaenia on the morning of Wednesday 22 June 2016.

 

Gladstone Link

Term Hours (find term dates):

Mon-Fri 9am-9.30pm, Sat 10am-3.30pm, Sun 11am-4.30pm

Vacation Hours:

Mon-Fri 9am-6.30pm, Sat 10am-3.30pm

The Gladstone Link will also open 11am-4.30pm on the first Sunday of each vacation (Sun 6 December 2015, Sun 13 March 2016 and Sun 19 June 2016).

Closed Periods:

August bank holiday

The Gladstone Link will close for the August Bank Holiday weekend at 6.30pm on Friday 28 August 2015 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 1 September 2015.

Christmas & New Year 2015/16

The Gladstone Link will close for the Christmas break at 4.30pm on Wednesday 23 December 2015 and reopen at 9am on Monday 4 January 2016.

Easter

The Gladstone Link will close for Easter at 6.30pm on Thursday 24 March 2016 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 29 March 2016.

Encaenia

The Gladstone Link will be closed for Encaenia on the morning of Wednesday 22 June 2016.

Note:

Access to the Gladstone Link normally ceases 15 minutes before the advertised time of its closure in order to facilitate the clearing of the space.

Weston Library Special Collections reading rooms

Special Collections are now read in the reading rooms of the Weston Library.


University of Oxford dates of full term:

Michaelmas 2015: Sunday 11 October to Saturday 5 December

Hilary 2016: Sunday 17 January to Saturday 12 March

Trinity 2016: Sunday 26 April to Saturday 20 June

 

Michaelmas 2016: Sunday 9 October to Saturday 3 December

Hilary 2017: Sunday 15 January to Saturday 11 March

Trinity 2017: Sunday 23 April to Saturday 17 June

The University of Oxford Dates of Term page gives provisional dates for later years. 

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