Using this library

Getting started
Information for new readers.

Getting a reader's card
Check eligibility for a reader's card and download an application form.

Opening hours
Opening hours for all Bodleian Library and Radcliffe Camera reading rooms.

Reading rooms
Information on all Bodleian Library and Radcliffe Camera reading rooms. 

Making a copy
Information on how you can print, copy and scan within the Bodleian Library.

Find out more about copyright and how it affects you. 

Accessing our library catalogue, SOLO.

IT & computers
Information on computers and internet facilities available in the Bodleian Libraries.

Understanding which passwords you need and where to use them. 

Training, workshops and library guides (LibGuides)
Training events and workshops offered by Bodleian Libraries staff. Access to online tutorials.

Our policy on borrowing.

Interlibrary loans
Information on the interlibrary loans service for University members and non-members.

Stack requests 
Information about requesting material from closed stacks.

Scan & Deliver
Electronic document delivery solution for items held in our closed stacks.

Library regulations
Information on regulations regarding application, admissions, use of libraries, use of material and discipline.

Information for disabled readers
How to access and make the most of the Bodleian Libraries, plus useful links and contact details for ARACU.

Imaging services
Information on how to obtain photographic-quality reproductions of material and permission to use them.

Packaging & display service (PADS)
Information on the Packaging & Display Service, available to the UK library, archive, and museum community as well as private individuals.

Reader notices
Information and updates for Bodleian Libraries readers.

Ask a Librarian service
Contact a Librarian with specialist queries.

Map of Oxford libraries (PDF)
Download information on the location of all Oxford libraries.

Back to top