• Welcome to Headington Library


    THE LIBRARY IS CLOSED 25 December - 1 January inclusive [Books can be returned but there will be no access to the reading rooms.]
    Thursday 2 January - Sunday 19 January hours are:
    Monday-Friday 09.00-22.00 
    Saturday-Sunday 12.00-21.00
    Staff are available 09.00-17.00 Monday-Friday during vacation. Self-service only is available outside these hours.

    Semester 2 2020
    The Library re-opens 24/7 20 January until the end of semester (15 May)

    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. 

    Opening hours for:  Harcourt Hill LibrarySwindon LibraryWheatley Library


    Help Zone
    01865 483156

    Lending Services Enquiries
    01865 483144

    Headington Campus, Headington, Oxford, OX3 0BP


    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. 

    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 (PDF)

    Group presentation rooms can be booked online

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