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    Services during closure

    We're still closed, find out our remote and digital services and support.

  • Return of loans

    Return books loaned from any Bodleian library to one of our temporary hubs.

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We reopen on 28 September. You will need to book in advance
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Mon-Fri: 10am-4pm
Sat and Sun: closed
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Rothermere American Institute
1a South Parks Road

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We have begun a phased reopening of our libraries. Find out more about accessing our buildings, accessing our services or check our Twitter feed for the latest news.

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