Oxford University Gazette

University Libraries: opening hours, Christmas Vacation 2003-4

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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. Unless otherwise stated, libraries will not be open on Saturday or Sunday.

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

4 All dates are inclusive.


List of the libraries:


All Souls College (Codrington Library)

0930–1630
23 Dec.–11 Jan.: closed

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of

Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

6–23 Dec.: 0930–1230, 1400–1600
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–18 Jan.: 0930–1230, 1400–1600

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Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

8–19 Dec.: 0900–1700
20 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–18 Jan.: 0900–1700

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Bodleian Library

All reading rooms are closed on Sundays. All reading rooms in the Old and New Bodleian Libraries, the Radcliffe Camera, the Radcliffe Science Library, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House, the Indian Institute Library, and the Bodleian Law Library will be closed from 1700 on Tuesday, 23 December until 0900 on Monday, 5 January.

Note: Duke Humfrey's Library will be closed for removal of asbestos and other maintenance tasks from Monday, 8 December, reopening on Monday, 5 January.

For further details see individual library/reading room entries below.


Old Library: Lower Reading Room, Upper Reading Room

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Duke Humfrey's Library

8 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed (see note above)
From 5 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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New Library: Oriental, Modern Papers, Music Reading Rooms

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Map Reading Room

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Indian Institute Library

0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Radcliffe Camera and Official Papers Reading Room and PPE

Mon.–Fri.: 0900–1900 (except 15–23 Dec.: closed at 1700); Sat.: 0900–1300

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Radcliffe Science Library

8–19 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
22–3 Dec.: 0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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Hooke Library

14 Dec.–11 Jan.: closed

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Bodleian Law Library

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
Sat. 18 Jan.: 0900–1700
Sun. 19 Jan.: 1100–1700

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Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House

8–13 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
15–19 Dec.: 0900–1700
20 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–10 Jan.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
12–17 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

Note: these details differ from those published in the Gazette of 4 December.

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Vere Harmsworth Library

8–13 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
15–19 Dec.: 0900–1700
20 Dec.: 0900–1300
22–3 Dec.: 0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–10 Jan.: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
12–17 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

Note: these details differ from those published in the Gazettes of 4 and 11 December.

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Bodleian Japanese Library

0915–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0915–1300

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Oriental Institute Library

8–3 Dec.: 0915–1700
24 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: 0915–1700
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0915–1300

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Chinese Studies Library

8–23 Dec.: 0915–1700
24 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: 0915–1700
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0915–1300

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Philosophy Library

Sat. 6 Dec.: 0930–1200
8–12 Dec.: 0930–1730
15–19 Dec.: 0930–1630
22–3 Dec.: Library closed for stocktake (Philosophy Centre open 0930–1630)
24 Dec–5 Jan.: Library and Centre closed
6–8 Jan.: Library closed for stocktake (Philosophy Centre open 0930–1630)
9 Jan.: 0930–1630
12–16 Jan.: 0930–1730
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0930–1200

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Economics Library

8–23 Dec.: 0900–1800
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: 0900–1800
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0930–1700

Note: current building works may necessitate short-notice closures—see http://www.ssl.ox.ac.uk for latest information.

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Educational Studies Departmental Library

12 Dec.–6 Jan.: Mon–Thur.: 0900–1730; Fri.: 0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700
22 Dec.–5 Jan.: closed

Note: may be closed at other times. Readers should telephone in advance of visiting (Oxford (2)71312).

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English Faculty Library

0930–1700
22 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0930–1230

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

Note: may be closed at other times. Readers should telephone in advance of visiting (Oxford (2)71312).

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Geography and the Environment Library

8–12 Dec.: 0900–1700
15–23 Dec.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
24 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
5–9 Jan.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
12–16 Jan.: 0900–1700

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History Faculty Library

8–12 Dec.: 0900–1900
Sat. 13 Dec.: 0900–1230
15–19 Dec.: 0900–1730
20 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–9 Jan.: 0900–1730
12–16 Jan.: 0900–1900
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0900–1230

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

0900–1300, 1400–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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International Development Centre Library (Queen Elizabeth House)

0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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Music Faculty Library

8–12 Dec.: 0930–1730
15–22 Dec.: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
23 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
5–9 Jan.: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
12–16 Jan.: 0930–1730
Sat. 17 Jan.: 1000–1300

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Nuffield College Library

8–22 Dec.: 0930–1730
23 Dec.: 0930–1230
24 Dec.–2 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: 0930–1730

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Plant Sciences Library and Oxford Forest Information Service

0900–1730
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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Politics, International Relations, and Sociology Library

8–23 Dec.: 0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: 0900–1700
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0930–1300

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Refugee Studies Centre Library

0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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Sackler Library

Main Library (including Classics Lending Library and Eastern Art Library)

7–14 Dec.: 0900–2200; Sat.: 1000–1700
15 Dec.: closed
16–21 Dec.: 0900–2200; Sat.: 1000–1700
22–3 Dec.: 0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–17 Jan.: 0900–2200; Sat.: 1000–1700

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Coin Room Library

7–23 Dec.: Tue.–Fri.: 1000–1645; Sat.: 1000–1300 (closed Mon.)
24–9 Dec.: closed
30–1 Dec.: Tue.–Fri.: 1000–1645; Sat.: 1000–1300 (closed Mon.)
1 Jan.: closed
2–17 Jan.: Tue.–Fri.: 1000–1645; Sat.: 1000–1300 (closed Mon.)

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Saïd Business School (Sainsbury Library)

0900–1900; Sat.: 1100–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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Social Policy and Social Work Library

8–19 Dec.: Mon., Fri.: 0915–1300, 1400–1645; Tue., Wed., Thu.: 0915–1645
22 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: Mon., Fri.: 0915–1300, 1400–1645; Tue., Wed., Thu.: 0915–1645

Note: further closures may be necessary—see http://www.ssl.ox.ac.uk for latest information.

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Taylor Institution

Note: the Taylor Institution will be closed on 15 December for essential maintenance work.

Main Library

7–14 Dec.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
15 Dec.: closed (see note above)
16–21 Dec.: 0900–1900, Sat.: 0900–1300
22–3 Dec.: 0900–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–17 Jan.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300

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Modern Languages Faculty Library

7–14 Dec.: 0900–1800
15 Dec.: closed (see note above)
16–21 Dec.: 0900–1300, 1400–1730
22–3 Dec.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–16 Jan.: 0900–1300, 1400–1730
Sat. 17 Jan.: 0900–1300

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Slavonic and Greek Library

7–23 Dec.: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 0930–1300
[15 Dec.: open as usual, but restricted service]
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–17 Jan.: 0930–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 0930–1300

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Theology Faculty Library

8–12 Dec.: 0930–1700
15–19 Dec.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
20 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed
5–9 Jan.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
12–16 Jan.: 0930–1700

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

0830–1700
24 Dec.–4 Jan.: closed

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