Japanese Library

Opening hours


Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm

Easter opening hours

The Japanese Library will be closed on Friday 7 April and Monday 10 April. 

Term time

From Saturday 22 April our hours will be:

Monday – Friday: 9am – 7pm
Saturday: 11am – 2pm

Contact us

General enquiries

+44 (0)1865 284506

Special collections enquiries


About the library

The Japanese Library houses the University’s main research and teaching collection for Japanese studies. Opened to readers in April 1993, it is located in the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies on the premises of St. Antony's College. It is an open-access library which welcomes all readers.

Find us

Bodleian Japanese Library
Nissan Institute Building (GF)
27 Winchester Road

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