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    A guide to our extensive collection of rare books and manuscripts


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The Taylor Institution Library on St. Giles' houses both West and East European Collections.

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St Giles', Oxford. OX1 3NA

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Archives formerly held at TABS moved to Weston: More...

Vacation loans have started for Teaching Collection books and audio: More...

Online renewals for undergraduate books and audio increased to seven: More...

Access to the Taylor by University/Bodleian cards only from Mon 14th Nov: More...

**New Taylor Institution Library blog post: Gysbert Japicx and the Junius collection**


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Information on our West European Collections, Linguistics, Film Studies and Women's Studies

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Information on our East European and Modern Greek Collections

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