Oxford University Gazette

University Libraries: opening hours, Christmas Vacation 1998

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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'.


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All Souls College (Codrington Library)

0930-1630; Sat.: 0930-1230; 22 Dec.-3 Jan. closed

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

7–22 Dec.: 0900–1230, 1400–1600; closed Sat.
23 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed 4–17 Jan.: 0900–1230, 1400–1600; closed Sat.

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Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

7–18 Dec.: 0900–1700 (may close 1245–1415); closed Sat.
19 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–17 Jan.: 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 24 Dec.–3 Jan.

Main Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 24 Dec.–3 Jan.

See also below.*

Western Art Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300; closed 24 Dec.–3 Jan.

* 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 the Web site at http://www.classics.ox.ac.uk/Sackler.html.

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Bodleian Library

All buildings closed 24 December–3 January inclusive (except the Philosophy Library, the Hooke Library the Oriental Institute Library, the Chinese Studies Library and the Eastern Art Library, see below) and from 1300 on Saturdays and all day on Sundays.

All reading rooms close at 1700 on Monday–Wednesday, 21–3 December.


Old Library: Upper and Lower Reading Rooms

7–19 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
21–23 Dec.: 0900–1700
4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Old Library: Bullard Room

7 Dec.–16 Jan.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Oriental Reading Room

7–19 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
21–23 Dec.: 0900–1700 4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Modern Papers Reading Room

7–19 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
21–23 Dec.: 0900–1700
4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Map Room and Music Reading Room

7–19 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
21–23 Dec.: 0900–1700 4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: PPE, Slavonic Reading Rooms

7–12 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
14–23 Dec.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Indian Institute Library

8 Dec.–17 Jan.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Radcliffe Camera and Official Papers Reading Room;

7–12 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
14–23 Dec.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Radcliffe Science Library

7–19 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
21–23 Dec.: 0900–1700
4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Hooke Library

7–11 Dec.: 0900–1700; Sat.: closed
Closed from 12 Dec.–10 Jan. inclusive
11–15 Jan.: 0900–1700; Sat.: closed

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Bodleian Law Library

7 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
21–23 Dec.: 0900–1700
4–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Rhodes House Library

7–12 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
14–23 Dec.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
4–9 Jan.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
11–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Bodleian Japanese Library

7 Dec.–15 Jan.: 0915–1700; closed Sat.
16 Jan.: 0915–1300

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Oriental Institute Library

Main Library

7–22 Dec.: 0915–1700; closed Sat.
23 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–15 Jan.: 0915–1700; closed Sat.
Sat. 16 Jan. only: 0915–1300

Eastern Art Library

7–22 Dec.: 0915–1600; closed Sat.
23 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–16 Jan.: 0915–1600; closed Sat.

Chinese Studies Library

7–22 Dec.: 0915–1700; closed Sat.
23 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–15 Jan.: 0915–1700; closed Sat.
Sat. 16 Jan. only: 0915–1300

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Philosophy Library

7–11 Dec.: 0930–1730; closed Sat.
14–18 Dec.: 0930–1630; closed Sat.
19 Dec.–7 Jan.: closed
8 Jan.: 0930–1630;
9 Jan.: closed
11–16 Jan.: 0930–1730; Sat.: 0930–1200)

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Classics Lending Library

6–11 Dec.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
12 Dec.–10 Jan.: closed
11–15 Jan.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700

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Economics Library

0930–1800; closed Sat. (except 16 Jan.: 0930–1300) and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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Educational Studies Departmental Library

0900–1730; closed weekends and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

Closed 23 Dec.–4 Jan. and may be closed on other days for staff holidays. Readers should telephone in advance of visiting (Oxford (2)73193).

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English Faculty Library

0930–1700; closed Sat. (except 16 Jan.: 0930–1230) and 22 Dec.–1 Jan.

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed Sat.and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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Geography Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700; closed Sat. (except 16 Jan.: 0930–1230) and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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History Faculty Library

7–12 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1245
14–19 Dec.: 0900–1730; Sat. 0900–1245 (during this week there may be some noise and disruption due to electrical work)
21 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
4–9 Jan.: 0900–1730; Sat. 0900–1245
11–16 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1245

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Hope and Arkell Libraries (Oxford University Museum of Natural History)

Libraries closed from 16 Nov.–4 Jan. (provisionally).

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International Development Centre Library (Queen Elizabeth House)

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

Refugee Studies Programme Documentation Centre

0900–1700; closed Sat. and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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Modern Languages Faculty Library

7–11 Dec.: 0900–1800;
14–23 Dec.: 0900–1300, 1400–1730
24 Dec.–1 Jan.: closed
4–15 Jan.: 0900–1300, 1400–1730; closed Sat. (except 16 Jan.: 0900–1300)

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Music Faculty Library

7–11 Dec.: 0930–1300, 1400–1730
14–22 Dec.: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
23 Dec.–10 Jan.: closed
11–15 Jan.: 0930–1730; (closed Sat. except
16 Jan.: 1000–1300)

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Nuffield College Library

7–22 Dec.: 0930–1730; Sat.: 0930–1300
23 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–16 Jan.: 0930–1730; Sat.: 0930–1300

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Plant Sciences and OFI Library

0900–1730; closed Sat. and 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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Social Studies Library

7–22 Dec.: 0930–1700
23 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–16 Jan.: 0930–1700

Closed Sat (except 16 Jan.: 0900–1230)

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Taylor Institution

Main Library

6–23 Dec., 4–16 Jan: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
24 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed

Slavonic and Modern Greek Section

6–23 Dec., 4–16 Jan.: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 0930–1300
24 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed

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Theology Faculty Library

7–11 Dec.: 0930–1700
14–18 Dec.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
19 Dec.–3 Jan.: closed
4–8 Jan.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
11–15 Jan.: 0930–1700
Closed Sat. (except 16 Jan.: 0930–1300)

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

0900–1700; closed 23 Dec.–3 Jan.

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