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Library Resources for Computer Science

This guide will provide you with information about resources available through the Bodleian Libraries to help support learning, teaching, and research in  Computer Science. Each tab is devoted to particular types of resources or tools. Click on one to find out more.

Your subject librarian, Alessandra Vetrugno, is based at the Radcliffe Science Library. Please contact her for more information regarding:

  • General library services & resources
  • Library inductions and information skills training
  • In-depth research support
  • Individual or group consultations as required on a variety of topics
  • Queries regarding Open Access policies
  • Book and journal recommendations for library purchase

The Radcliffe Science Library

The Radcliffe Science Library (RSL) is the main science research library at the university and is part of the Bodleian Libraries at Oxford.




+44 1865-272800

Computer Science Departmental Library

The Computer Science department (Parks Rd.) also hosts its own special library collection, holding post-graduate level publications on algorithms, formal verification, programming languages, security and software engineering. All its books appear in the SOLO catalogue.



Tel.: (0)1865 273837  

Upcoming Training Sessions for Computer Science students

Scheduled sessions HT 2016-2017:

Cyber Security CDT 1st year students:
Monday 9th January, 10am - 11am – Introduction to Reference Management Software -  IT Services, Evenlode Room

Cyber Security CDT 2nd year students:
Friday 13th January, 10am - 11am - Research Impact and Open Access, RSL Training Room

Computer Science DPhil students:
Wednesday 1st February, 12noon - 1pm - Finding research information – Computer Science Department, Wolfson Building, Room 379
Friday 17th February, 3pm - 4pm - Research Impact and Open Access -Computer Science Department, Wolfson Building, Room 379

The complete program of RSL Training is available here:

News From the Science Libraries


Science Libraries Newsletter

Click on the link below for the monthly newsletter from the Science & Medical Libraries:

Contact your Computer Science Librarian

Alessandra Vetrugno
Radcliffe Science Library
Parks Road
+44 (0)1865 272817

Document Supply

If Oxford doesn't have the article or book you want, get hold of it with our Document Supply service (link below). It's cheaper than buying direct off the web!

Libguide for Computer Science UG Final Projects

Are you an Computer Science undergraduate just starting your final project? Find out what resources are available for you on the
Library guide for Computer Scence UG projects