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Oxford University Gazette, 8 June 2006

University Libraries: opening hours, Long Vacation 2006


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 28 August where these are different from normal term-time hours.



All Souls College (Codrington Library)

19 June–31 July: 0930–1630
20–21 June and 1 Aug–29 Sept.: closed

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of

Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

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

Note: the Balfour Library will be moving in September, which will necessitate closure for approximately one week. Exact dates and details of closures will be posted at www.prm.ox.ac.uk/balfour.html and in the Library as soon as they are known.

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Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

19 June–28 July: 0900–1700; closed Sat.
31 July–1 Sept.: 1000–1300
4 Sept.–8 Oct.: 0900–1700; closed Sat.

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Biosciences and Environmental Sciences

Geography and Environmental Library

Plant Sciences Library and Oxford Forest Information Service

0900–1730
28 Aug.: closed


Zoology Library and Alexander Library

0830–1700
28 Aug.: closed

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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, Rhodes House Library and the Indian Institute Library will be closed on the day of Encaenia, Wednesday, 21 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, 26 August, and Monday, 28 August.

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

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
Sat. 26 Aug. and Mon. 28 Aug.: closed


Duke Humfrey's Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
Wed. 21 June, Sat. 26 Aug., and Mon. 28 Aug.: closed


New Library: Oriental, Modern Papers Reading Rooms

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Music Reading Room

31 July–26 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
Otherwise: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Philosophy Reading Room

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900 (except Mon. 31 July–Fri. 25 Aug.: 0900–1700); Sat. 0900–1300


Map Reading Room

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
21 June: closed
26 and 28 Aug.: closed


Indian Institute Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
21 June: closed
26 and 28 Aug.: closed


Radcliffe Camera and Official Papers Reading Room

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
21 June: closed
26 and 28 Aug.: closed


Radcliffe Science Library

19 June–28 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
31 July–25 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
26 and 28 Aug.: closed
29 Aug.–6 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Hooke Library

26 June–2 Oct.: closed

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


Bodleian Law Library

0900–1900; Sat.: 0900–1300
Sun. 18 June: 1100–1800
The library is open during Encaenia, 21 June.
26–28 Aug.: closed
Sat. 7 Oct.: 0900–1700
Sun. 8 Oct.: 1100–1800


Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House

21 June: closed
Mon.–Thur. 0900–1900; Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
26 Aug.–2 Sept.: closed


Vere Harmsworth Library

Mon.–Thur. 0900–1900; Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
21 June: closed
26 Aug.–2 Sept.: closed


Bodleian Japanese Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except noughth week: 0915–1300)
28 Aug.: closed


Oriental Institute Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except noughth week: 0915–1300)
28 Aug. and 4–5 Sept.: closed


Chinese Studies Library

0915–1700; closed Sat. (except noughth week: 0915–1300)
28 Aug. and 4–5 Sept.: closed

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Philosophy Library

19–24 June: 0930–1700
26 June–5 July: 0930–1630
5–7 July: Library closed for stocktake; Centre open 0930–1630
10 July–4 Aug.: 0930–1630
7 Aug.– 1 Sept.: Library and Centre closed
4–29 Sept.: 0930–1630
2–6 Oct.: 0930–1730
Closed Sat. (except 17 June and 7 Oct.: 1000–1300)

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Continuing Education Departmental Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; closed Sat. (except 15 July–12 Aug.: Sat. and Sun: 1400–1700)
28 Aug.–1 Sept.: closed

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Educational Studies Departmental Library

23 June–7 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730; closed Sat.
10–14 July: closed
17 July–25 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730; closed Sat.
28 Aug.: closed
29 Aug.–18 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730; closed Sat.

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

0900–1300, 1400–1700
28 Aug.: closed

Note: owing to staff holidays, etc., the Library will be closed at other times.

Readers must telephone in advance of visiting ((2)73193).

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English Faculty Library

0930–1700
6–7 July: closed
14 Aug.– 8 Sept.: closed
Sat. 7 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1300, 1400–1700
3–7 July: closed
28 Aug.–1 Sept.: closed

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History Faculty Library

19–23 June: 0900–1900
Sat. 24 June: 1000–1230
26 June–2 Aug.: 0900–1730; closed Sat.
3 Aug.–6 Sept.: closed
7–29 Sept.: 0900–1730; closed Sat.
2–6 Oct.: 0900–1900
Sat. 7 Oct.: 1000–1300

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

0900–1300, 1400–1700
28 Aug.: closed

Note: owing to staff holidays the library will be closed at other times. Readers must telephone in advance of visiting ((2)72982).

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Latin American Centre Library

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

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Music Faculty Library

26 June–28 July: Mon.–Fri. 1000–1630
31 July–25 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 1400–1630
28 Aug.–1 Sept.: closed
4–22 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 1400–1630
25–29 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 1000–1630

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Nuffield College Library

19 June–7 July: 0930–1730
10 July–8 Sept.: 1400–1730 (closed 28 Aug.)
11 Sept.–6 Oct.: 0930–1730

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Refugee Studies Centre Library

0900–1700
28 Aug.: closed

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Sackler Library

Main Library (including Classics Lending Library, Eastern Art Library, and Heberden Coin Room Library)

Mon.–Fri. 0900–2200; Sat. 1000–1700
26–28 Aug., 2–5 Sept.: closed

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Saïd Business School (Sainsbury Library)

0900–1900; Sat. 1100–1700
28 Aug.: closed

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Social Science Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600; closed Sun.
26–28 Aug.: closed

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Taylor Institution

Main Library

19–30 June: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300
1 July–26 Aug.: 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
28 Aug.–5 Sept.: closed
6–30 Sept.: 0900–1700; Sat. 0900–1300
1–7 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 0900–1300


Modern Languages Faculty Library

19–23 June: 0900–1800
26 June–28 July: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
29 July–5 Sept.: closed
6–29 Sept.: 0900–1300, 1400–1700
2–7 Oct.: 0900–1800; Sat. 0900–1300


Taylor Bodleian Slavonic and Modern Greek Library

19–30 June: 0930–1700; Sat. 1000–1300
1 July–26 Aug.: 1000–1700; Sat. 1000–1300
28 Aug.–5 Sept.: closed
6–30 Sept.: 1000–1700; Sat. 1000–1300
1–7 Oct.: 0930–1700; Sat. 1000–1300

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Theology Faculty Library

19–23 Jun: 0930–1700
26 June–28 July: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
31 July–18 Aug.: 1400–1700
21 Aug.–5 Sept.: closed
6–29 Sept.: 1000–1300, 1400–1700
1–6 Oct.: 0930–1700

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Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700 Mon.–Fri. (for those on a second or further visit to the Library)

Note: the Library is open throughout the summer to post-holders but will be closed to all new readers from 3 August to 6 September inclusive. It should be stressed that new readers must make a prior appointment to use the Library in the first instance by calling Mr Stephen Day, Acting Librarian, on Oxford (2)77262 or (2)74604 or e-mailing library@wuhmo.ox.ac.uk.

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