Services and facilities at the Nizami Ganjavi Library

A row of three desktop computers on a wooden desk


Print, Copy and Scan (PCAS)

There are two PCAS-enabled devices in this library for self-service printing, copying and scanning. Find out more about using PCAS in the Bodleian Libraries and how to top up your account.


Connect to library Wi-Fi

The Bodleian Libraries offer several Wi-Fi networks, including ‘Bodleian-Libraries’ for University and Bodleian Reader card holders, and ‘eduroam’ for members of educational institutions. Find out more about how to connect.


Use library computers

The library has 7 PCs for readers to use. The 2 ‘kiosk’ terminals can be used for catalogue searches and e-resource access. The 5 library PCs have internet access and a suite of standard software. Find out more about how to use library computers and the software available.


Inter-library requests

This library offers inter-library loans to other institutions. Contact the library for information about loans from its collections. 


Request and reserve items

You can request or reserve items held in the Bodleian Libraries bookstacks and have them delivered to this library. Find out more about how to request items. Book Storage Facility (BSF) books are delivered twice a day, Monday to Friday. Items ordered by 10.30am should arrive in the afternoon delivery



A microfiche/microfilm reader is available for use in the library.


Book transfer service

A system for transferring confined material from the Nizami Ganjavi Library to the Art, Archaeology and Ancient World Library on Fridays during term, Weeks 1–8, is now in place on a trial basis. This enables readers to consult confined material over the weekend (when the NGL is closed). Items transferred in this way will be returned to the NGL by 10am on the following Monday. Transfer requests should be made at the NGL Issue Desk or by email to by 4pm on Fridays. Transfers will be limited to 8 items per reader.