The RSL houses physical copies of some science journals, arranged in alphabetical order from Level 8 down to Level 2. They cannot be borrowed, but photocopying and scanning facilities are available using the PCAS service. Printed copies of journals are listed on SOLO. The location of a journal within the library can be found under the 'Find & Request' tab in the SOLO record.
Remember, under copyright law you may only copy:
Visit the links below for specific questions on copyright:
Document Supply and Inter-Library Loans Service
If Oxford doesn't have the article or book you want, you can request it through our Document Supply service.
Recommend a Resource
If Oxford doesn't subscribe to a specific e-journal or any other online resource, visit the Recommend an e-resource page and fill in the short form. Decisions on purchases will depend on cost and level of demand.
If you would like to recommend a book, please fill in the form on the Recommend a book page.
Finding printed and electronic journals at Oxford
The complete collection is indexed in the Oxford library catalogue SOLO. Use SOLO to find printed and electronic journals.
You can also search for journal articles in SOLO using the Articles & More tab. If the article title doesn't come up, don't give up! Search for the article under the journal title using the main SOLO search box.
Open Pubmed through SOLO to get access to University of Oxford full-text articles.
Do you have an NCBI account?
Follow the steps below to switch on the Find it @ Oxford link and access Oxford subscriptions from Google Scholar results.
You can search for conference proceedings through several services provided by the Bodleian Libraries: