Bodleian Library

This library is also known as or contains: Old Bodleian, Radcliffe Camera, New Bodleian, Weston Library.

There are 3 sections to this library: Bodleian Library - Old Library; Bodleian Library - Radcliffe Camera; Bodleian Library - Weston Library

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Bodleian Library - Old Library

Bodleian Library - Old Library

Contact

Address:

Bodleian Library - Old Library
Catte Street
Oxford
OX1 3BG

Phone:

01865 277162

Fax:

01865 277182

E-mail:

reader.services@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Website:

http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley

Library Staff

Bodley's Librarian:

Richard Ovenden

Opening Hours

Note that opening hours may sometimes change at short notice. If travelling to visit a library you are advised to check with the library to confirm details.

Term time:

Mon-Fri 9.00-22.00, Sat 10.00-16.00, Sun 12.00-18.00. ,

Vacation:

Mon-Fri 9.00-19.00, Sat 10.00-16.00. The Library opens 12.00 - 18.00 on the first Sunday of each vacation (8 December 2019, 15 March and 21 June 2020). It will also be open on the following additional Sundays over the forthcoming Christmas vacation: 15 December, 5 January, 12 January. Note, the Library will be closed on Sunday 22 December.

Closed:

Christmas 2019/New Year 2020: The Bodleian Library will close at 5pm on Monday 23 December 2019 and will reopen at 9am on Thursday 2 January 2020. Although the Library is offering additional Sunday opening over the forthcoming Christmas vacation (see above), it will be closed on 22 December. Easter 2020: The Bodleian Library and Gladstone Link are closed Friday 10 April - Monday 13 April inclusive. Encaenia (Honorary Degree Ceremony) 2020: To be confirmed. August Bank Holiday 2020: The Bodleian Library and Gladstone Link are closed Saturday 29 August - Monday 31 August 2020 inclusive. The Gladstone Link closes 30 minutes before the rest of the complex. Access to the Gladstone Link ceases 45 minutes before the rest of the complex to facilitate the prompt clearing of this space.

Notes:

Please note that the opening hours of the Duke Humfrey's Library are Mon-Fri 9.00-19.00, Sat 10.00-16.00 all year round, not including advertised closed periods. For fuller information about opening times of individual reading rooms please go to: http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/library/hours

Admission and Borrowing Policies

Note that by necessity these policies are much simplified and provided for initial guidance only. Please check with the library for full details.

OU undergraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only.

OU postgraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only.

OU academic and research staff:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only.

Others:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only., , http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/services/admissions

Subjects Covered

Classics and Ancient History, English, History, History of Science, Local History, Philosophy, Reference, Theology and Patristics

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Bodleian Library - Radcliffe Camera

Bodleian Library - Radcliffe Camera

Contact

Address:

Bodleian Library - Radcliffe Camera
Radcliffe Square
Oxford
OX1 3BG

Phone:

01865 277200

Fax:

01865 277182

E-mail:

radcam-enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Website:

http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/finding-resources/rooms

Library Staff

History Librarian:

Ms I. Holowaty

Librarian-in-Charge:

Mrs R. D'Arcy-Brown

Reader Services Team Leader:

Ms. L. Jones

Collections and Information Skills Teamleader:

Dr B. Jenkins

Opening Hours

Note that opening hours may sometimes change at short notice. If travelling to visit a library you are advised to check with the library to confirm details.

Term time:

Mon-Fri 9.00-22.00, Sat 10.00-16.00, Sun 12.00-18.00.

Vacation:

Mon-Fri 9.00-19.00, Sat 10.00-16.00. The Radcliffe Camera opens on the first Sunday of each vacation, 12.00-18.00 (8 December 2019, 15 March, 21 June 2020). It will also be open on the following additional Sundays over the forthcoming Christmas vacation: 15 December, 5 January, 12 January. Note, the Library will be closed on Sunday 22 December.

Closed:

Christmas 2019/New Year 2020: The Radcliffe Camera will close at 17.00 Monday 23 December 2019 and will reopen at 9.00 Thursday 2 January 2020. Although the Library is offering additional Sunday opening over the forthcoming Christmas vacation (see above), it will be closed on 22 December. Easter 2020: The Radcliffe Camera and Gladstone Link are closed Friday 10 April until Monday 13 April inclusive. Encaenia (Honorary Degree Ceremony) 2020: To be confirmed. August Bank Holiday 2020: The Radcliffe Camera and Gladstone Link are closed Saturday 29 August - Monday 31 August 2020 inclusive. The Gladstone Link closes 30 minutes before the rest of the complex. Access to the Link ceases 45 minutes before the rest of the complex to facilitate the prompt clearing of this space.

Notes:

For fuller information about opening times of individual reading rooms please go to: http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/library/hours

Admission and Borrowing Policies

Note that by necessity these policies are much simplified and provided for initial guidance only. Please check with the library for full details.

OU undergraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only. History Faculty Library material may be borrowed from the Camera by readers with appropriate membership.

OU postgraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only. History Faculty Library material may be borrowed from the Camera by readers with appropriate membership.

OU academic and research staff:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference-only. History Faculty Library material may be borrowed from the Camera by readers with appropriate membership.

Others:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/services/admissions, , The Library is reference-only. History Faculty Library material may be borrowed from the Camera by readers with appropriate membership.

Subjects Covered

English, Film Studies, History. , , The Lower Camera and Upper Gladsone Link also house the History Faculty Library. See their website (http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/history) for details of their services and collections.

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Bodleian Library - Weston Library

Bodleian Library - Weston Library

Contact

Address:

Bodleian Library - Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford
OX1 3BG

Phone:

+44 (0)1865 277150

E-mail:

specialcollections.enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Website:

http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/weston

Library Staff

Bodley's Librarian:

Richard Ovenden

Opening Hours

Note that opening hours may sometimes change at short notice. If travelling to visit a library you are advised to check with the library to confirm details.

Term time:

Mon-Fri 9.00-19.00, Sat 10.00-16.00

Vacation:

Mon-Fri 9.00-19.00, Sat 10.00-16.00

Closed:

Christmas 2019/New Year 2020: The Weston Library will close at 5pm on Monday 23 December 2019 and will reopen at 9am on Thursday 2 January 2020. Easter 2020: The Weston Library reading rooms are closed Friday 10 April - Monday 13 April inclusive. Blackwell Hall, the cafe, the exhibition galleries and the shop will be open every day except for Easter Sunday (12 April). August Bank Holiday 2020: The Weston Library reading rooms are closed Saturday 29 August - Monday 31 August 2020 inclusive.

Admission and Borrowing Policies

Note that by necessity these policies are much simplified and provided for initial guidance only. Please check with the library for full details.

OU undergraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference only

OU postgraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference only

OU academic and research staff:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

The Library is reference only

Others:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/weston/using/getting-a-readers-card

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