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    Semester 1 (18 September - 19 December)

    The Library is open 24/7 during Semester. 
    Library staff are available: 08.30 - 21.00 Mon-Fri, 12.00 - 18.00 Sat-Sun.  Self-service only is available outside these hours. 

    Christmas Vacation (20 December - 21 January)

    Wednesday 20 December - 09.00-22.00 (self-service from 17.00)
    Thursday 21 December - 09.00-22.00 (self-service from 17.00)
    Friday 22 December - 09.00-17.00

    The Library is closed from Saturday 23 December until 1 January (inclusive)

    From 2 January until 21 January the Library will be open:
    Monday - Friday 09.00-22.00 (self-service from 17.00)
    Saturday - Sunday 12.00-21.00 (self-service only)


    Access to the building is restricted to University members between 21.00 - 06.45 Mon-Fri and 21.00 - 08.00 Sat-Sun. The main entrance to Headington Library is on Level 1 of the John Henry Brookes Building (JHBb). The Library is located on six floors and with lift / stair access available at each level. Accessible toilets can be found on all floors.

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


    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

    Facilities available

    The large study spaces are zoned as silent, quiet or group areas; please refer to the Library floorplan

    Group presentation rooms can be booked online

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