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Information about using Hertford College Library for college members, prospective students and visitors.

Hertford Library Services 2021

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The Library will be providing the following services to readers from 11 January 2021 until further notice:

Library staff will have limited time on site and aim to fulfil requests for book loans and scans within 3 working days. If you have an urgent query please email

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers at Hertford College, as well as others at the University of Oxford seeking information about Hertford College Library.

Use this guide to find out about the collections, services and staff support at Hertford College Library.

Contact details

Email symbolby email: 

Phone symbolby phone: 01865 279409

Person symbolin person: [the Library Office is currently closed]  the Library Office is in the ground floor entrance of the Library in the Old Buildings Quad, Hertford College, Catte St, Oxford, OX1 3BW

Library building closed to readers

The Library building will be closed to all readers until further notice. In person book collections and returns can be made in the student pidge room.

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