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Egyptology: Journals

The Sackler Library is the premier research library for Egyptology at the University of Oxford. It incorporates the libraries previously housed in the Griffith Institute and the Ashmolean Museum.
Subjects: Egyptology

Introduction

The majority of books held by the Bodleian Libraries, in both physical and electronic formats, can be searched for via SOLO. If you are new to Oxford libraries or to SOLO, we recommend visiting the 'Getting Started' and 'How to' guides at the links below.

Physical journals

The following tabs list Oxford libraries with journal runs of interest to those studying Egyptology. Access rights and borrowing privileges are subject to conditions; please check individual library websites for further information.

For those wishing to learn more about searching for journals in Oxford, we recommend the following guides:

Electronic journals (ejournals)

Ejournals are digital manifestations of  select types of serial publications. Broadly speaking they come in two forms: they are either 'born digital' or are digital reproductions of physical works.

If you don't find an issue of an Egyptological journal in eformat on SOLO, it is worth checking the constantly updated free ejournals and digitized paper periodicals list on the Egyptologists' Electronic Forum (EEF).   

The following tabs list ejournal collections, conference proceedings and platforms relevant to the study of Egyptology. For those wishing to browse ejournals, we recommend visiting e-Journals A-Z, or BrowZine.

The following is a sample of ejournal collections and journal indexing services applicable to those studying Egyptology at Oxford. We recommend visiting Databases A-Z for a full breakdown of eresource packages, including trials and new arrivals, available to Oxford University members.

The following is a sample of free ejournal aggregators applicable to those studying Egyptology at Oxford.

Journal/article recommendations & inter-library loans

If the Bodleian Libraries don't have the journal or article you are looking for, you can make a recommendation by completing the form below (Single-Sign On required). Alternatively, we may be able to source it through Oxford's inter-library loan service.

Browzine

Browzine iconBrowZine is an alternative way to browse many of the ejournals subscribed to by the Bodleian Libraries. Coverage is from 2005 onwards.  For those wishing to learn more, we recommend the following guide: