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Purpose of this guide

This guide is primarily intended for students and researchers at St Antony's who seek detailed information about the College's Library. It may also be useful to external readers. Use this guide to find out about the Library's collections, services and staff support.

If you would like to see additional information on this site, please let us know!

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The St Antony's College coat of arms.



A photograph of the College Librarian.

Aimee Burlakova

+44 (0)1865 274480

Apprentice Library Assistant:

Eleanor Winterbottom


A photograph of the Library entrance area.

St Antony's College Library is one of five libraries on site. It holds over 50,000 books to support subjects studied by its members.

A photograph of the Main Reading Room.

Main Reading Room

A photograph of the circular space called the Apse, at the back of the Main Reading Room.

Main Reading Room (Apse)

A photograph of the book stacks on a sunny day.

Book stacks

A photograph of students working in the Gulbenkian Reading Room.

Gulbenkian Reading Room


Opening hours

The college library, including the main reading room, basement book stacks, and Gulbenkian reading room, are accessible for members 24/7 (subject to holiday terms). 

The library is staffed from 9.00am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 5pm Monday to Friday. 


New books

Check out some of our newest editions to our collection!