Oxford University Gazette

University Libraries: opening hours, Long Vacation 1998

Note:

1 Unless otherwise stated, the information given relates to the whole of the vacation opening period.

2 Times given without qualification are for Monday–Friday.

3 Times are given according to the `twenty-four-hour-clock'.

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All Souls College (Codrington Library)

0930–1630; Sat.: 0930–1230; closed 23–24 June, 1 Aug.–30 Sept.

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of

Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

22 June–31 July: Mon–Fri. 0900–1230, 1400–1600
1–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–2 Oct.: Mon–Fri. 0900–1230, 1400–1600

Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

22 June–30 July: 0900–1700 (may close 1245–1415); closed Sat.
31 July: 0900–1200
1–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–11 Oct.: 0900–1700 (may close 1245–1415); closed Sat.

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Ashmolean Library

Coin Room Library

Tue.–Fri.: 1000–1600; Sat.: 1000–1300; closed Mon. and 8 Sept.

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Main Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 31 Aug. and 7–8 Sept.

*See also below.


Western Art Library

0900–1600; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 31 Aug. and 7–8 Sept.

* The Main Library may have to close on certain days to allow for enabling works prior to construction work on the Sackler Library. For more detailed information, please see the Web site at
http://www.classics.ox.ac.uk/Sackler.html.

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Bodleian Library

All buildings closed 31 Aug.–5 Sept. inclusive (except the Oriental Institute, Chinese Studies and Eastern Art Libraries), and from 1300 on Saturdays, and all day on Sundays. Rhodes House Library closed 29 Aug.–5 Sept. Duke Humfrey's Library closed from 31 Aug. for ten months (see separate notices).

All buildings closed on the day of Encaenia, 24 June, except the Radcliffe Science Library which is open 0900–1900, the
Bodleian Japanese Library, which is open 0915–1700, the Oriental Institute, Chinese Studies and Eastern Art Libraries (normal
vacation hours), and Philosophy Library, which is open 0930–1730.

Old Library

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

New Library: Oriental, Modern Papers, Map Reading Rooms

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

New Library: PPE, Slavonic, Music Reading Rooms

22 June–25 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
27 July–29 Aug.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
7 Sept.–10 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300


New Library: Indian Institute Library

22–7 June: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
29 June–4 July: closed (electrical work)
6 July–10 Oct.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300

Radcliffe Camera and Official Papers Reading Room

22 June–25 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
27 July–29 Aug.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
7 Sept.–10 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300


Radcliffe Science Library

22 June–25 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
27 July–29 Aug.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
7 Sept.–10 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300


Hooke Library

22–6 June: 0900–1700; closed Sat.
29 June–3 Oct.: closed
5–9 Oct.: 0900–1700; closed Sat.

Bodleian Law Library

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

Rhodes House Library

22–7 June: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
29 June–28 Aug.: Mon.–Thurs.: 0900–1900; Fri.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
29 Aug.–5 Sept.: closed
6 Sept.–3 Oct.: Mon.–Thurs.: 0900–1900; Fri.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
5–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 10 Oct.: 0900–1300

Bodleian Japanese Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except 10 Oct.: 0915–1300)

Oriental Institute Library

Main Library and Chinese Studies Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except 10 Oct.: 0915–1300)
Closed 31 Aug. and 7–8 Sept.

Eastern Art Library

0915–1600; closed Sat. throughout
Closed 31 Aug. and 7–8 Sept.

Philosophy Library

22–6 June: 0930–1730
29 June–5 Aug.: 0930–1630
6 Aug.– 8 Sept.: closed
9 Sept.– 2 Oct.: 0930–1630
5–9 Oct.: 0930–1730
Closed Sat. (except 20 June, 10 Oct.: 0930–1200)

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Classics Lending Library

22–6 June: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
27 June–4 Oct.: closed
5–9 Oct.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
Closed Sat.

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Economics and Statistics Institute Library

22 June–21 Aug.: 0930–1800
31 Aug.–7 Sept.: closed
8 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0930–1800
Closed Sat. and Sun.

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Educational Studies Departmental Library

Mon.–Thur. 0900–1730; Fri. 0900–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.

Note: owing to staff holidays the library may be closed during the vacation. Readers should telephone the Librarian on Oxford (2)73193 in advance of visiting.

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English Faculty Library

0930–1700; closed Sat. (except 10 Oct.: 0930–1230) and 3–31 Aug.

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.–16 Sept.

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Geography Library

22 June–26 July: 0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed weekends
27 July–16 Aug.: closed
17 Aug.–11 Oct.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed weekends (except Sat. 10 Oct.: 0930–1230) and 31 Aug.

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History Faculty Library

22–27 June: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1245
29 June–31 July: 0900–1730; Sat. 0900–1245 (but see note below)
1 Aug–5 Sept.: closed
7 Sept.–3 Oct.: 0900–1730; Sat. 0900–1245 (but see note below)
5–10 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1245

Note: the library may be closed on Saturdays in late July and early September owing to building work: notices will be posted locally if this is to be the case. In the same period some books will not be fetchable from basement stacks during the week, or only with
considerable delay.

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Hope and Arkell Libraries (University Museum)

0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug. and on other days from time to time. Readers should telephone to check with the
librarian (Oxford (2)72982).

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International Development Centre Library (Queen Elizabeth House)

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.–4 Sept.

Refugee Studies Programme Documentation Centre

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.

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Modern Languages Faculty Library

22–6 June: 0900–1800
29 June–7 Aug.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
10–14 Aug.: closed
17–28 Aug.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
31 Aug.–8 Sept.: closed
9–30 Sept.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
1–9 Oct.: 0900–1300, 1400–1730
Closed Sat. (except 10 Oct.: 0900–1300)

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Music Faculty Library

22–3 June and 25 June–17 July: 1000–1300; 1400–1630
(Closed on Encaenia, Wed. 24 June)
20–4 July: 1400–1630
27 July–4 Sept.: closed
7–18 Sept.: 1400–1630
21 Sept.–2 Oct.: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
5–9 Oct.: 0930–1730
Closed Sat. (except 10 Oct.: 1000–1300)

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Nuffield College Library

22 June–31 July: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730; Sat. 27 June: 0930–1300
1–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0930–1730; Sats. 3, 10 Oct.: 0930–1300

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Plant Sciences and OFI Library

0900–1730; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.

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Social Studies Library

22 June–9 Oct.: 0930–1700;
Closed Sat. (except 10 Oct. 0900–1230) and 31 Aug.

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Taylor Institution

Main Library

22–30 June: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
1 July–29 Aug.: 1000*–1300, 1400–1700; Sat. 1000*–1300
31 Aug.–8 Sept.: closed (includes St Giles' Fair)
9–30 Sept.: 1000*–1300, 1400–1700; Sat. 1000*–1300
1–10 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat 0900–1300

Slavonic Section

22–30 June: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 0930–1300
1 July–29 Aug.: 1000*–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 1000–1300
31 Aug.–8 Sept.: closed (includes St Giles' Fair)
9–30 Sept.: 1000*–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 1000–1300
1–10 Oct.: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat. 0930–1300

*Admittance – no services – from 0900 subject to staff availability.

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Theology Faculty Library

22–6 June: 0930–1700
29 June–7 Aug: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
8 Aug.–8 Sept.: closed
9–25 Sept.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
28 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0930–1700
Closed Sat.(except 10 Oct.: 0930–1300)

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Zoology Departmental Library: Main Zoology, Elton (AERG), and Alexander (EGI)

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 31 Aug.

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