Using the library

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The HFL welcomes new and existing readers to make use of its collections and services. The services offered to registered readers are wide-ranging. If you are not registered user of the library, please read information about our Admissions policy first before making a visit to the library.


Library staff are happy to offer help with enquiries relating to the services and collections of the Library and relating to reading lists and Set Texts.

For more complex or research enquiries, please contact:
Ask an HFL Librarian
or email the Bodleian History Librarian (

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