• 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

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

Opening hours


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

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 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: The Pring-Mill Collection: Nicaragua — Part I**


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

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