Opening hours

Harris Manchester College Library

Contact

Address:

Harris Manchester College Library
The Library
Harris Manchester College
Mansfield Road
Oxford
OX1 3TD

Phone:

01865-281472

Fax:

01865-271012

E-mail:

librarian@hmc.ox.ac.uk

Website:

http://www.hmc.ox.ac.uk/library

Library Staff

Fellow Librarian:

Sue Killoran - librarian@hmc.ox.ac.uk

Assistant Librarian:

Niall Sheekey - niall.sheekey@hmc.ox.ac.uk

Opening Hours

Note that opening hours may sometimes change at short notice. If travelling to visit a library you are advised to check with the library to confirm details.

Term time:

Term time (week 1 – week 9): 24 hours to entitled College members. All others: Mon – Sun 9am – 5pm. External researchers are only allowed to use the Library during staffed hours.

Vacation:

Mon – Sun 8am – 10pm

Closed:

Closure at Easter/Christmas/last two weeks of August each year: the Library is closed on the same days as the main College building.

Admission and Borrowing Policies

Note that by necessity these policies are much simplified and provided for initial guidance only. Please check with the library for full details.

OU undergraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: Some some.

We welcome Undergraduates from other Colleges who wish to use material available at HMC but not available in their own College Libraries. To make sure we are available to help you it is wise to contact us in advance by email or telephone.

OU postgraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: Some some.

We welcome Postgraduates from other Colleges who wish to use material available at HMC but not available in their own College Libraries. To make sure we are available to help you it is wise to contact us in advance by email or telephone.

OU academic and research staff:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: Some some.

The College welcomes all researchers with a need to use our collections. If you have a Bodleian card, please bring it with you; otherwise, please bring some proof of identity such as a passport or a driving licence. A letter of recommendation on headed paper is required if you are from another University. It is important that you contact us in advance to make sure that the items you need to see are available, and that we will be available to assist you with your research.

Others:

Admissions: Some some. Borrowing: Some some.

We welcome enquiries regarding the use of the Library and our collections. Please contact us to make by email or telephone.

Subjects Covered

The Antiquarian Book Collection is partially listed on the English Short Title Catalogue. The Manuscript Collection (College history and the history of Protestant Dissent) can be searched via the National Register of Archives.

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