• Welcome to Headington Library


Semester (20 May only)
00.00 - 22.00 (Library staff available 08.30 - 17.00)

Vacation (21 May - 18 September)
Saturday - Sunday 12.00 - 21.00 self service only
Monday - Friday 09.00 - 17.00 staffed service 17.00 - 22.00 self service only
Monday 30 May, Monday 29 August, Tuesday 30 August 12.00 - 21.00 self service only


The main entrance to Headington Library is on Level 1 of the John Henry Brookes Building (JHBb); Level 1 is accessible via a rising slope from the London Road. The Library itself is located on six floors and access to other levels requires the use of stairs or lift for access. A lift is located directly opposite the Library Welcome Desk on Level 1. Accessible toilets are located on all floors

Opening hours for: Harcourt Hill Library, Swindon Library, Wheatley Library

Contact us

Help Zone
01865 483156

Lending Services Enquiries
01865 483144

Headington Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 0BP

Special Collections

Special Collections: Headington Library has substantial Special Collections in food and drink, publishing and literary prizes, art and architecture, public and allied health and Oxford Brookes University