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Art and Architecture: Contact & Purpose

The Sackler Library is the premier research library for the study of art, architecture and archaeology at Oxford. It incorporates multiple libraries previously housed in separate locations around the University.

Collection Development Policy

Oxford's research collections in support of the study of art and architecture at Oxford are rich, diverse and in many cases extraordinarily deep. Print and electronic materials are collected as broadly as possible for all geographic areas and periods.


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Collections Specialist for Art & Architecture

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers at the University of Oxford seeking support in their art- & architecture-related research and study. Use this guide to locate relevant collections and resources on topics, historical periods, geographical areas, etc.



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