Collections and resources at PTFL

Bookshelves either side of a corridor, with a further bookshelf at the end

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Overview

The Philosophy and Theology Faculties Library holds collections which reflect the University's undergraduate philosophy and theology courses. It also caters for graduate students, senior members and academic visitors. Our collections are catalogued on SOLO.

New books

You will find most of our recent philosophy and theology acquisitions on our New Books Display in the library.

Recommend a resource

We select acquisitions from reading lists, book reviews and publishers' catalogues. Requests from readers make up to 20 percent of purchases. To make requests, please use the Bodleian Libraries Recommend or request a resource form.