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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.




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Library Resources for Engineering

This guide will provide you with information about resources available through the Bodleian Libraries to help support learning, teaching, and research in Engineering 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

Upcoming Training Sessions

Scheduled sessions MT 2017-2018:

Autonomous Intelligent Machines and Systems (AIMS) CDT Students:
Tuesday 3rd Oct 12noon – 1.30pm – Finding Research information – RSL Training Room

Engineering DPhil students:
Wednesday 11th October 3–4.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room
Thursday 26th October 11am-12.30pm - Finding research information - RSL Training Room

Engineering Undergraduate students:
3rd year undergraduates – Tuesday 10th October 4-5pm – Finding research information for your final project – Engineering Department, Thom Building, LR1

4th year undergraduates - Thursday 12th October, 2pm - in the 'Intro to 4YPs, Risk Assessments & Library resources" session - Engineering Department, Thom Building, LR1



The complete program of RSL Training is available here:

News From the Science Libraries


Science Libraries Newsletter

The Science & Medical Libraries publish a monthly newsletter, The Science and Medicine Dispatch with news from the RSL, Health Care, Sherardian and Alexander libraries.  Issues include upcoming training and events,  new acquisitions, updates on project developments, updates on online resources and useful reminders for busy researchers and students.

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Contact your Engineering Science Librarian

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

Libguide for Engineeering UG Final Projects

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