Opening hours

Bodleian Oriental Institute Library

Contact

Address:

Bodleian Oriental Institute Library
Pusey Lane
Oxford
OX1 2LE

Phone:

01865 278201

E-mail:

oriental.institute@bodleian.ox.ac.uk

Website:

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

Library Staff

Senior Library Assistant:

Lidio Ferrando

Library Assistant:

Kenan Khazendar

Library Assistant :

Katie Guest

Library Assistant:

Vasiliki Giannopoulou

Head of the Bodleian Libraries' Oriental Section :

Gillian Evison

Subject Librarian (Middle East & Islamic Collections):

Lydia Wright

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 11.00-17.00

Vacation:

Mon-Fri 9.00-17.00, Sat closed

Closed:

1 week at Christmas and Easter, St Giles Fair, late August Bank Holiday, Summer Vacation 2018 TEMPORARY CLOSURE due to building work (14 July-12 August)

Notes:

Summer Vacation 2018: Term Time Hours Weeks 9 -10 (18-29 Jun); Vacation Hours 2 Jul-13 Jul and 13 Aug-28 Sep; Closed 14 Jul-12 Aug, August Bank Holiday Monday (27 Augt) and St. Giles’ Fair (3-4 Sept). A system of transfer of material from OIL to the Sackler Library from 16:00 on Fridays when the Library is not open on the following Saturday will be in place. For more details see the OIL's website: https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/oil/contact/opening-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: All all.

OU postgraduate students:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: All all.

OU academic and research staff:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: All all.

Others:

Admissions: All all. Borrowing: None none.

Subjects Covered

Jewish, Middle East and Islamic, South Asian, Japanese and Korean studies

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