KeepCups

KeepCups are travel mugs endorsed by Bodleian Libraries. They are specially designed to minimise spillages, but are not watertight.

Food or drinks in other containers are not allowed within the library, except for bottled water. You can take your KeepCup to the Weston Library's Blackwell Café or the Manor Road Building café to receive a discount on hot drinks when using your own cup.

KeepCups are available for purchase from the Bodleian Shop and for a discounted rate from selected libraries.

The following libraries permit KeepCups:

  • Old Bodleian Library (except Duke Humfrey’s Library)
  • Radcliffe Camera and History Faculty Library and Gladstone Link
  • Continuing Education Library
  • Education Library  
  • English Faculty Library
  • Health Care Libraries  
  • History of Medicine Library
  • Latin American Centre Library  
  • Law Library
  • Music Faculty Library
  • Philosophy and Theology Faculties Library  
  • Radcliffe Science Library  
  • Sainsbury Library  
  • Social Science Library 
  • Taylor Institution Library
  • Tylor Anthropology Library  
  • Vere Harmsworth Library 

The following libraries sell KeepCups:

  • Continuing Education Library
  • Education Library  
  • Health Care Libraries  
  • Latin American Centre Library  
  • Law Library
  • Philosophy and Theology Faculties Library  
  • Radcliffe Science Library
  • Social Science Library
  • Taylor Institution Library

Some college libraries allow KeepCups; check with your college library.

Please use KeepCups responsibly in the library. Close the cup between sips and pour any leftovers into a sink.