• 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

TAY-TABS reintegration/relocation project - NEW update 10th May: More...

Suspension of fetching from the Stacks and Latin American Basement: More...

Exhibition: Shall I compare thee? Shakespeare in translation: Taylor, 20th May-10th Jun: More...

**New Taylor Institution Library blog post: Shakespeare's Plays in German**


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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