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Opening hours

Due to the ongoing period of restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nuffield Library is currently closed. Information on services and support to College members under the current circumstances may be found on the Library’s intranet page.  

 
Regular opening hours for external users:
Monday-Friday 13:30 - 17:30
 
Closed Periods

Christmas 2020 - the library will close on Tuesday 22nd December 2020 and reopen on Monday 4th January 2021.

Easter 2021  - TBC

Summer Vacation 2021 - the library will be closed throughout the month of August.

 
NB, current members of Nuffield College have access to the Library between 11:00-22:00 with their key.

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Finding books

Books in Nuffield College Library can be found using SOLO

 

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Contact details

Nuffield College tower

Nuffield College Library
New Road
Oxford
OX1 1NF
01865 278550

 

 

 

Access

Registration for use of the Library is renewed annually and offered to:

  1. Members and Associate members of the College, former members of the College
  2. Graduate students and staff from other Oxford Colleges and University institutions
  3. Such other persons as may be admitted from time to time by the Librarian.

Applications under a) and b) should be made to the Library Circulation Desk where your University card will be registered for access. Applicants under c) may be admitted at the discretion of the Librarian; applications should be made in advance and should be supported by a Fellow of the College or by a letter of recommendation.

Borrowing

All members of Nuffield College may borrow from the Library

The following have limited borrowing rights (3 books)

  1. Former members of Nuffield College
  2. Members of St Antony's College
  3. Research postgraduates (i.e. DPhil students) and members of academic staff at Oxford University

Please note: taught course (Masters) students and undergraduates may not borrow. The Library has a reference collection of core reading list material for social science courses 

Assistant Librarian

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Ed Smithson
Contact:
Nuffield College
New Road
Oxford
OX1 1NF
01865 278 550
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NEW - Book a 1-1 session with a member of Library staff

If you have questions or need help using the Library or finding the resources you need for your research, you are welcome to book a time to speak to a member of Library staff via Teams. You can find the booking form on our intranet page.

Library staff

Jane Rawson, Director of Library Services

Tessa Richards, Deputy Librarian

Emma Quinlan, Assistant Librarian

Ed Smithson, Assistant Librarian

Elle Brodie-Browne, Senior Library Assistant