University of Oxford


Oxford University Gazette, 18 June 2009

University Libraries: opening hours, Long Vacation 2009


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 Unless otherwise stated, term-time hours apply to the Saturday of week 8 (20 June).

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

5 All dates are inclusive.



All Souls College (Codrington Library)

Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
23–24 June: closed
3 Aug–4 Oct.: closed

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Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, School of

Balfour Library, Pitt Rivers Museum

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

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Bio- and Environmental Sciences

Plant Sciences Library and Oxford Forest Information Service

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730
25 Aug.: closed


Zoology Library and Alexander Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730
31 Aug.: closed

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Bodleian Library (Old Library, New Library and Radcliffe Camera)

See individual reading room entries below.

All reading rooms are closed on Sundays.

On the day of Encaenia (Wed. 24 June) the New Library will open at 0900 as usual. The Old Library and Radcliffe Camera will open at 1300.

Note: all buildings closed 29–31 August inclusive.

Old Library: Upper and Lower Reading Rooms

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600


Duke Humfrey's Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600


New Library: New Bodleian Reading Room (Maps, Music, Asian and North African Studies)

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600

Note: access to the Indian Institute Reading Room is via the New Bodleian Reading Room. The Indian Institute Reading Room is not open on Saturdays and closes at 1830 during the week.


Special Collections Reading Room (Modern and Oriental manuscripts, rare books and ephemera)

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600


Radcliffe Camera: Upper Camera

22–28 June: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
Mon. 29 June–Sat. 3 Oct.: closed for building works
5–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600


Radcliffe Camera: Lower Camera

22 June–18 July.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
20 July–19 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; closed Sat.
21 Sept.–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600

Note:

1. Building work is taking place in both the Upper and Lower Camera Reading Rooms at different times over the long vacation. Intending visitors should check library Web sites and notices for further details and up-to-date information.

2. The Official Papers Reading Room will close thirty minutes before the Lower Camera.

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Chinese Studies Library

Mon.–Fri. 0915–1700
31 Aug., 7–8 Sept.: closed
Sat. 10 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Continuing Education Library

22–28 June: Mon.–Thur. 0900–2030; Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 0930–1730; Sun. 1300–1600
29 June–10 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
11 July–7 Aug.: Mon.–Thur. 0900–1730; Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. and Sun. 1400–1700
10–21 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
24–31 Aug.: closed
1–18 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
21 Sept.–11 Oct.: Mon.–Thur. 0900–2030; Fri. 0900– 1700; Sat. 0930–1730; Sun. 1400–1700

Note: the Jessup Reading Room may be used throughout the department's opening hours, which are usually later than those given above, and normally include weekends (telephone: (2)70454, e- mail: library@conted.ox.ac.uk).

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Education Library

22–28 June: Mon.–Thur. 0845–2030; Fri. 0845–1900; Sat. 1300–1700; Sun. 1200–1600
27 June–13 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730
14 Sept.–12 Oct.: Mon.–Thur. 0845–2030; Fri. 0845–1900; Sat. 1300–1700; Sun. 1200–1600
31 Aug.: closed

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Engineering Science Departmental Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1300, 1400–1700
31 Aug.: closed

Note: will be closed at other times. Readers should telephone in advance of visiting (Oxford (2)73193).

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English Faculty Library

Mon.–Fri. 0930–1700
17 Aug.–5 Sept.: closed
Sat. 10 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Experimental Psychology Departmental Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1300, 1400–1700
31 Aug.: closed

Note: intending visitors should first contact the library (telephone: Oxford (2)71312, e-mail: library@psy.ox.ac.uk).

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History Faculty Library

22–27 June: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1300
29 June–15 Aug.: Mon–Fri. 0900–1730
17–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–3 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1730
5–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1300

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

16 June–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1300, 1400–1700 (closed 22–26 June, 31 Aug., 3–14 Sept.)

Note: intending visitors should check with the Librarian for unscheduled closures (e-mail: library@oum.ox.ac.uk).

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Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (Tylor Library)

22 June–31 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
1–30 Aug.: Mon.–Fri.1000–1300
31 Aug.–11 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700

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Bodleian Japanese Library

Mon.–Fri. 0915–1700
31 Aug.: closed
Sat. 10 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Latin American Centre Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1245, 1400–1700
1 Aug.–1 Sept.: limited access: intending visitors should contact the Librarian for details (telephone: Oxford (2)74483, e-mail: laclib@ouls.ox.ac.uk).

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Bodleian Law Library

22 June–11 July: Tue.–Thur. 0900–2200; Mon. and Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
13–25 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
27 July–26 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1300
29–31 Aug.: closed
28 Sep.–9 Oct.: Mon–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600

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Music Faculty Library

22–26 June: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730
29 June-7 Aug.: Mon–Fri. 0930–1630
10–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–2 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
5–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 1000–1300

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Nuffield College Library

22 June–10 July: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730
13 July–11 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 1400–1730
31 Aug.: closed
14 Sept.–9 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730

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Oriental Institute Library

Mon.–Fri. 0915–1700
31 Aug., 7–8 Sept.: closed
Sat. 10 Oct.: 1000–1300

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Philosophy Library

22–26 June: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730
29 June–30 July: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
31 July–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–2 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
5–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1730; Sat: 1000–1300

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Radcliffe Science Library

22 June–1 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1400
3–28 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 1000–1400
29–31 Aug.: closed
1 Sept.–2 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1400

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Refugee Studies Centre Library

22 June–24 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
25 July–9 Aug.: closed

Note: from 10 Aug. the collections will be available in the Social Science Library. Due to the move intending visitors are advised to contact the library first (telephone: Oxford (2)70298, e-mail: rsclib@qeh.ox.ac.uk).

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Rhodes House: Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
24 June, 31 Aug.–4 Sept.: closed

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

Mon.–Fri. 0900–2200; Sat. 1000–1700
29–31 Aug., 5–8 Sept.: closed

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Saïd Business School (Sainsbury Library)

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900
31 Aug.: closed

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Social Science Library

Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
29–31 Aug.: closed

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Taylor Bodleian Slavonic and Modern Greek Library

22–28 June: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1700; Sat. 1000–1300
29 June–28 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 1000–1700; Sat. 1000–1300
29 Aug. –8 Sept.: closed
9 Sept.–4 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 1000–1700; Sat. 1000–1300
5–11 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1700; Sat. 1000–1300

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Taylor Institution Library

Main Library

22–30 June: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
1 July–28 Aug.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700; Sat. 1000–1600
29 Aug.–8 Sept.: closed
9–30 Sept.: 0900–1700; Sat. 1000–1600
1–11 Oct.: 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600


Modern Languages Faculty Library

22–30 June: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600
1–31 July: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
1 Aug.–8 Sept.: closed
9–30 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
1–11 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900; Sat. 1000–1600

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Theology Faculty Library

22–26 June: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1700
29 June –31 July.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
3–31 Aug.: closed
1–4 Sept.: Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
7–8 Sept.: closed
9 Sept.–2 Oct. Mon.–Fri. 0930–1630
5–10 Oct.: 0930–1700; Sat. 1000–1300

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Vere Harmsworth Library

22–26 June: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1900
29 June–10 Oct.: Mon.–Fri. 0900–1700
31 Aug.: closed

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Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine Library

Access to the library is by appointment only (e-mail: shona.mclean@ouls.ox.ac.uk).

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