• Virtual tour

    Take a virtual tour of the Taylor Institution Library

  • Subject guides

    Our guides to Modern Languages, Linguistics, Film Studies and Women's Studies

  • Special collections

    A guide to our extensive collection of rare books and manuscripts


Opening hours

We have two sites, the Taylor Institution Library (West European Collections) and the Taylor Bodleian Slavonic & Modern Greek Library (East European Collections).

Opening hours for both sites


Taylor Institution Library
St Giles', Oxford. OX1 3NA

Taylor Bodleian Slavonic
47 Wellington Square, Oxford. OX1 2JF

Find us

 5 pm closing begins Mon 1st Aug: Summer Vacation Hours

Relocation update: Taylor summer closure; requesting books; collection moves: More...

Slavonic Reading Room now open: More

Relocation: PDF information brochure: Download...

TAY-TABS Relocation/Reintegration project overview: More...

**New Taylor Institution Library blog post: Six Unpublished Lectures by Jean Seznec**


Guidance for new readers on accessing our sites


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


Information on our East European Collections

News (West)

News (East)

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