Oxford University Gazette

University Libraries: opening hours, Long Vacation 1999

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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'.


List of libraries:


All Souls College (Codrington Library)

0930-1630; Sat.: 0930-1230; closed 22-23 June, 2 Aug.-30 Sept.

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of

Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

21 June–31 July: Mon–Fri. 0900–1230, 1400–1600
1–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–10 Oct.: Mon–Fri. 0900–1230, 1400–1600.

Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

21 June–30 July: 0900–1700 (may close 1245–1415); closed Sat.
31 July–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–10 Oct.: 0900–1700 (may close 1245–1415); closed Sat.

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Ashmolean Library

Coin Room Library

Tue.–Fri.: 1000–1645; Sat.: 1000–1300; closed Mon. and 7 Sept.

Main Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 19 July, 30 Aug., 6–7 Sept. See also note below.

Western Art Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 19 July, 30 Aug., 6–7 Sept.

Egyptology Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 19 July, 30 Aug., 6–7 Sept.

Near Eastern Collection

As Oriental Institute Library.

Note: during the construction of the Sackler Library there may be times when it becomes necessary for health and safety reasons to close the Main Library at short notice. For more detailed information, please see `Notices' above, or the Web-site at http://www.classics.ox.ac.uk/sackler.html.

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Bodleian Library

All reading rooms are closed on Sundays.

The Old Library, New Library, Radcliffe Camera, Rhodes House Library, Bodleian Law Library and Indian Institute Library will be closed on the day of Encaenia, Wed., 23 June.

The following Old Library reading rooms will be closed Mon., 28 June, to Sat., 17 July, inclusive: Bullard Room; Duke Humfrey section of the Upper Reading Room.

The Old Library, New Library, Radcliffe Camera, Radcliffe Science Library and Indian Institute Library will be closed on Sat., 28 August, and Mon., 30 August.

Rhodes House Library and the Bodleian Japanese Library will be closed from Sat., 28 Aug., to Sat., 4 Sept., inclusive.

The Bodleian Law Library will be closed from Sat., 28 Aug., to Fri., 3 Sept., inclusive.

For further details of individual libraries and reading rooms see below.

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Old Library: Upper Reading Room, Lower Reading Room, Duke Humfrey (in Upper Reading Room up to Sat., 26 June; in Duke Humfrey's Library from Mon., 19 July)

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Old Library: Bullard Room (open to Sat., 26 June only)

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Oriental, Modern Papers, Map Reading Rooms

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: PPE, Slavonic

21 June–24 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
26 July–4 Sept.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
6 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

Note: PPE closed Sat., 26 June, and may be closed Sat., 17 July.

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New Library: Music Reading Room

21 June–30 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
2 Aug.–4 Sept.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
6 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Indian Institute Library

21 June–9 Oct.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Radcliffe Camera and Official Papers Reading Room

21 June–24 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
26 July–4 Sept.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
6 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Radcliffe Science Library

21 June–31 July: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
2 Aug.–4 Sept.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
6 Sept.–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Hooke Library

21–6 June: 0900–1700; closed Sat.
28 June–2 Oct.: closed
4–9 Oct.: 0900–1700; closed Sat.

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Bodleian Law Library

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Rhodes House Library

21–6 June: Mon., Tue., Thu., Fri.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
28 June–27 Aug.: Mon.–Thu.: 0900–1900; Fri.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
28 Aug.–4 Sept.: closed
6 Sept.–2 Oct.: Mon.–Thu.: 0900–1900; Fri.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
4–9 Oct.: Mon.–Fri.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Bodleian Japanese Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except 9 Oct.: 0915–1300)

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Oriental Institute Library

Main Library and Chinese Studies Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except 9 Oct.: 0915–1300)
Closed 30 Aug. and 6–7 Sept.

Eastern Art Library

0915–1600; closed Sat. throughout
Closed 30 Aug. and 6–7 Sept.

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Philosophy Library

21–5 June; 0930–1730
28 June–4 Aug.: 0930–1630
5 Aug.–7 Sept.: closed
8 Sept.–1 Oct.: 0930–1630
4–8 Oct.: 0930–1730
Closed Sat. (except 19 June, 9 Oct.: 0930–1200)

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Classics Lending Library

21–5 June: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
26 June–3 Oct.: closed
4–8 Oct.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
Closed Sat.

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Economics Library

21 June–13 Aug.: 0930–1800
16–30 Aug.: closed
31 Aug.–8 Oct.: 0900–1800
Closed Sat. and Sun.

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Educational Studies Departmental Library

Mon.–Thu. 0900–1730; Fri. 0900–1700; closed Sat. and 30 Aug.

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 30 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 9 Oct.: 0930–1230) and 2–30 Aug.

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed Sat.
Closed 30 June–2 July and 6–30 Aug.

Note: there will be other days on which the library is closed (dates not yet available). Please ring on (2)71213 for more information.

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Geography Library

21 June–30 July: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
2–31 Aug.: closed for electrical works (see note below)
1 Sept.–8 Oct.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed weekends (except Sat. 9 Oct.: 0930–1230)

Note: services may be disrupted at other times owing to building works.

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History Faculty Library

21–26 June: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1245
28 June–10 July: 0900–1730; Sat. 0900–1245
12 July–6 Sept.: closed
7 Sept.–2 Oct.: 0900–1730; Sat. 0900–1245
4–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1245

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Hope and Arkell Libraries (University Museum)

0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed Sat. and 30 Aug., 6–13 Sept. 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 30 Aug.–3 Sept.

Refugee Studies Programme Documentation Centre

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 30 Aug.

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Modern Languages Faculty Library

21–5 June: 0900–1800
28–30 June: 0900–1300, 1400–1730
1 July–30 Sept.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700 (but see note below)
1–8 Oct.: 0900–1300, 1400–1730
Closed Sat. (except 9 Oct.: 0900–1300)

Note: also closed 19 July, 9–13 Aug., and 30 Aug.–7 Sept.

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Music Faculty Library

21–2 and 24–5 June: 0930–1730 (closed on Encaenia, Wed. 23 June)
28 June–7 July and 12–16 July: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
8–9 and 20 July: closed
19, 21–30 July: 1400–1630
3–4, 10–11, 17–18, 24–5, 31 Aug.; and 1, 7–8, 14–15 Sept.: 1400–1630
4–8 Oct.: 0930–1730
Closed Sat. (except 9 Oct.: 1000–1300)

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Nuffield College Library

21 June–31 July: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730;
Sat. 26 June: 0930–1300
1–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–10 Oct.: 0930–1730;
Sat. 2, 9 Oct.: 0930–1300

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Plant Sciences and OFI Library

0900–1730; closed Sat. and 30 Aug.

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Social Studies Library

21 June–2 July: 0930–1700
5 July–13 Aug.: Main Reading Room closed (University Card-holders will have access to the Periodicals Room, from where books in the Main Reading Room may be requested and collected)
16–24 Aug.: 0930–1700
25–30 Aug.: closed (whole library)
31 Aug–8 Oct.: 0930–1700
Closed Sat. (except 9 Oct. 0900–1230)

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Taylor Institution

Main Library

21–30 June: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
1 July–28 Aug.: *1000–1300, 1400–1700 (closed Mon., 19 July); Sat. *1000–1300
30 Aug.–7 Sept.: closed (includes St Giles' Fair)
8–30 Sept.: *1000–1300, 1400–1700; Sat. *1000–1300
1–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat 0900–1300

Slavonic Section

21–30 June: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 0930–1300
1 July–28 Aug.: *1000–1300, 1400–1700 (closed Mon. 19 July); Sat.: 1000–1300
30 Aug.–7 Sept.: closed (includes St Giles' Fair)
8–30 Sept.: *1000–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 1000–1300
1–9 Oct.: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat. 0930–1300

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

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Theology Faculty Library

21–5 June: 0930–1700
28 June–16 July: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
17 July–15 Aug., 4–7 Sept.: closed
16 Aug–24 Sept.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
27 Sept.–8 Oct.: 0930–1700
Closed Sat. (except 9 Oct.: 0930–1300)

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

(EGI) 0900–1700; closed Sat. and 30 Aug.

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