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Oxford University Gazette, 16 June 2005

University Libraries: opening hours, Long Vacation 2005


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.

5 Opening hours are given for the Bank Holiday on 29 August where these are different from normal term-time hours.



All Souls College (Codrington Library)

20 June–29 July: 0930–1630
21–22 June and 1 Aug.–30 Sept: closed.

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of

Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

20 June–31 July: 0900–1230, 1400–1600
1–31 Aug: closed
1 Sept.–9 Oct: 0900–1230, 1400–1600.


Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

20 June–31 July: 0900–1700
1–31 Aug.: 0900–1300 (except Monday, 29 Aug.: closed)
1 Sept.–7 Oct.: 0900–1700

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Bodleian Library

Note: All reading rooms are closed on Sundays. All reading rooms in the Old and New Bodleian Libraries, the Radcliffe Camera, the Bodleian Law Library, Rhodes House Library and the Indian Institute Library will be closed on the day of Encaenia, Wednesday 22 June.

The Old Library, New Library, Radcliffe Camera, Radcliffe Science Library, Bodleian Law Library, Bodleian Japanese Library, Chinese Studies Library, Oriental Institute Library, Eastern Art Library and Indian Institute Library will be closed on Saturday, 27 Aug., and Monday, 29 Aug.

Some reading rooms are closed for longer periods during the vacation. For further details see individual library/reading room entries below.

Old Library: Lower Reading Room, Upper Reading Room

0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
Sat., 27 Aug. and Mon., 29 Aug.: closed


Duke Humfrey

0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
Wed., 22 June, Sat., 27 Aug., and Mon., 29 Aug.: closed


New Library: Oriental, Modern Papers, Music Reading Rooms

0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Music Reading Room

1–27 Aug.: 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
Otherwise: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Philosophy/Slavonic Reading Room

1–26 Aug.: 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
Otherwise: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Map Reading Room

0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Indian Institute Library

0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300


Radcliffe Camera and Official Papers Reading Room

0900–1900


Radcliffe Science Library

20 June–29 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900, Sat. 0900–1300
1 Aug.–26 Aug: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700, Sat. 0900–1300
Sat., 27 Aug. and Mon., 29 Aug.: closed
30 Aug.–7 Oct: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900, Sat. 0900–1300


Hooke Library

27 June–2 Oct.: closed

Note. The Library may be open some weekday mornings during this period; telephone staff in advance on Oxford (2)72809.


Bodleian Law Library

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
Sun. 19 June: 1100–1700
27–9 Aug: closed
Sat., 8 Oct.: 0900–1700
Sun., 9 Oct.: 1100–1700


Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House

20–25 June: 0900–1900, Sat. 0900–1300 (22 June: closed for Encaenia)
27 June–2 Oct.: Mon.–Thur. 0900–1900, Fri. 0900–1700, Sat. 0900–1300
27 Aug.–3 Sept.: closed
3–8 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300


Vere Harmsworth Library

20 June–26 Aug.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300 (22 June: closed for Encaenia)
27–29 Aug: closed
30 Aug.–8 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Bodleian Japanese Library

0915–1700
Mon., 29 Aug.: closed
Sat., 8 Oct.: 0915–1300


Oriental Institute Library

0915–1700
Mon., 29 Aug. and 5–6 Sept.: closed
Sat. 8 Oct.: 0915–1300


Chinese Studies Library

0915–1700
Mon., 29 Aug. and 5–6 Sept.: closed
Sat., 8 Oct.: 0915–1300


Philosophy Library

20–24 June: 0930–1700
27 June–5 July: 0930–1630
6–8 July: Library closed for stocktake; Centre open: 0930–1630
11 July–5 Aug.: 0930–1630
8 Aug.– 2 Sept.: Library and Centre closed
5–30 Sept.: 0930–1630
3–7 Oct.: 0930–1730
closed Sat. (except 18 June and 8 Oct.: 1000–1300)

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Continuing Education Departmental Library

0900–1700; closed Sat.
30 Aug.–2 Sept.: closed

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Educational Studies Departmental Library

0900–1730 Mon.–Thur.; 0900–1700 Fri.
Sat., 24 June–19 Sept.: closed

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

0900–1300 and 1400–1700
Mon., 29 Aug: closed

Note. Owing to staff holidays, etc., the library may be closed at other times. Readers must telephone Oxford (2)73193 in advance of visiting.

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English Faculty Library

0930–1700
15–31 Aug.: closed
Sat., 8 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

0900–1300 and 1400–1700 Mon.–Fri.
4–15 July, 25–29 July, 29 Aug., 19–30 Sept: closed

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Geography and the Environment Library

0900–1730
Mon., 29 Aug: closed

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History Faculty Library

20–24 June: 0900–1900
Sat., 25 June: 0900–1230
27 June–3 Aug.: 0900–1730; closed Sat.
4 Aug.–7 Sept.: closed
8 Sept.–2 Oct.: 0900–1730; closed Sat.
3–7 Oct.: 0900–1900
Sat., 8 Oct.: 0900–1230

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

0900–1300, 1400–1700
Mon., 29 Aug.: closed

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Latin American Centre Library

0900–1245, 1400–1700 Mon.–Fri.
1–31 Aug.: closed

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Music Faculty Library

20, 21, 23 and 24 June: 0930–1730
27 June–15 July: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
18–29 July: 1400–1630
Tue and Wed. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31 Aug.; 6, 7 Sept.; 12–16 Sept.: 1400–1630 (closed on other days in this period)
19–30 Sept.: 1000–1300, 1400–1630
3–9 Oct.: 0930–1730
Sat., 10 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Nuffield College Library

20 June–8 July: 0930–1730
11 July–9 Sept.: 1400–1730 (closed Mon., 29 Aug.)
12 Sept.–7 Oct.: 0930–1730

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Plant Sciences Library and Oxford Forest Information Service

0900–1730
Mon., 29 Aug.: closed

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Physiology Departmental Library

0930–1600 Mon.–Thur.

Note. The library will close permanently at the end of July.

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Refugee Studies Centre Library

0900–1700
Mon., 29 Aug.: closed

Note. The RSC Library will be moving in early Aug. which will necessitate closure for approximately one week. Exact dates are not yet known but will be circulated within the library sector as soon as they are available.

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Sackler Library

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

20 June–26 Aug.: 0900–2200; Sat.: 1000–1700
27–29 Aug.: closed
30 Aug.–2 Sept.: 0900–2200
3–6 Sept.: closed
7 Sept.–8 Oct.: 0900–2200; Sat.: 1000–1700

Note. There will be extensive electrical work throughout the Vacation which will cause some intermittent disruption and may necessitate closure of the Library for short periods. Such closures will be notified at www.saclib.ox.ac.uk and in the Library as far in advance as possible.


Coin Room Library

21 June–26 Aug.: Mon. closed; 1000–1645 Tue.–Fri.; 1000–1300 Sat.
27–29 Aug.: closed
30 Aug.–2 Sept.: 1000–1645
3–6 Sept.: closed
7 Sept.–8 Oct.: Mon. closed; 1000–1645 Tue.–Fri.; Sat.: 1000–1300

Note. It is planned to move the entire collection into a temporary location in the main Sackler Library during Aug. Exact dates and details of closures will be notified at www.saclib.ox.ac.uk and in the Library as soon as they are known.

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Saïd Business School (Sainsbury Library)

0900–1900; Sat.: 1100–1700
Mon., 29 Aug: closed

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Social Science Library

17–24 June: 0900–2200; 0900–1900 Fri.; 1000–1600 Sat.; 1200–1800 Sun.
25 June–13 Aug: 0900–1900; 1000–1600 Sat.; closed Sun.
14 Aug.–26 Aug.: 0900–1700 (limited services); closed Sat. and Sun.
Mon., 29 Aug: closed
30 Aug.–4 Sept.: 0900–1700 (limited services); closed Sat. and Sun.
5–30 Sept.: 0900–1900; 1000–1600 Sat.; closed Sun.

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Taylor Institution

Main Library

19–30 June: 0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
1–31 July: 0900–1700; Sat.: 0900–1300
1–28 Aug.: 0900*–1700; Sat. 0900*–1300
29 Aug.–6 Sept.: closed
7–30 Sept.: 0900*–1700; Sat. 0900*–1300
1–9 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300

*Reduced staff service before 1000 and between 1300 and 1400.


Modern Languages Faculty Library

19 June–2 July: 0900–1700
3 July–24 Sept.: closed books fetched on request; all requests/enquiries to Main Library
25–30 Sept.: 0900–1700
1–9 Oct.: 0900–1730; Sat.: 0900–1300


Slavonic and Modern Greek Library

19–30 June: 0930–1700; Sat.: 0930–1300
1 July–28 Aug.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700; Sat.: 1000–1300
29 Aug.–6 Sept.: closed
7–30 Sept.: 1000–1700; Sat.: 1000–1300
1–9 Oct.: 0930–1700; Sat. 0930–1300

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Theology Faculty Library

20–24 June: 0930–1700
27 June–29 July: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
1–12 Aug.: 1400–1700
15–29 Aug.: closed
30 Aug.–2 Sept: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
5–6 Sept.: closed
7–30 Sept.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
3–7 Oct.: 0930–1700

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Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine

0900–1700 Mon.–Fri. (for second-, third-, fourth-time visitors): however access to the library when unstaffed is subject to there being other, administrative staff present in the building, and their office hours are variable

First-time visitors: 0945–1615 Mon., 1330–1630 Wed., 1200–1500 Fri. (Friday's times subject to variation)

Note. The unstaffed (i.e. 'closed') period will be 18–29 July inclusive.

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Zoology Library: Main, Elton and Alexander

0900–1700
Mon., 29 Aug.: closed

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