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Bodleian Latin American Centre Library Guide: Getting started

Latin American Studies at Oxford

WiFi, copying, printing

WiFi is available: see Wireless in Reading Rooms or ask a member of staff for help.

We have a self-service photocopier in the Stack, which is part of the Bodleian Libraries' Print, Copy and Scan (PCAS) network.

Readers can print from workstations in the Stack and the Main Library.

For more information about PCAS see the links below or ask at the Library Office.

Copyright regulations must be observed.

Joining the Library

All members of the University are welcome to use the library but please remember to bring a valid University card.

If you are not a member of the University but wish to carry out legitimate study you should apply through the Bodleian Libraries Admissions Office (details of procedure at, or contact the Librarian. 

Readers should take books to the Library Office for check out and return.

Overdue notices and fines

A reminder notice will be sent by email one day before an item is due, followed by overdue notices. Fines will be payable on all late returns. For current rates see

Loans policy

Principal membership categories

Senior members 

20 items for 56 days

Graduates (DPhil)

10 items for 28 days

Graduates (MPhil, MSc) and Undergraduates

10 items for 14 days

Renewals: Up to three renewals are permitted online through SOLO MyAccount.