Restricted access to the Gladstone Link

25 July 2012

During the period Monday 16 July Friday 27 July and Monday 6 August Friday 17 August inclusive, access to the Gladstone Link will only be possible via the Old Bodleian Library.

There will no access to the Gladstone Link from the Radcliffe Camera and likewise no access to the Radcliffe Camera from the Gladstone Link. However, this route remains available for use in the event of an emergency evacuation.

The restricted access is to enable the move out of less-used new academic material to the Book Storage Facility and the move in of History Faculty Library material following the closure of that Library at 5.30pm on Friday 3 August.

Areas of the Gladstone Link will be cordoned off as the book moves take place and material on the shelves in these areas will be inaccessible to readers until the cordons have been removed.

The Just-in-Time team will assist readers locating alternative copies of material made inaccessible due to the moves. They can be contacted directly on or speak to staff in reading rooms if you have difficulty locating material.

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