Christ Church Library

Last updated 25th March 2009 
Name of library Christ Church Library 
Address  Christ Church, Oxford, OX1 1DP
Telephone  01865 276169
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title  The Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library  Undergraduate, postgraduate and teaching members of the college. Other accredited scholars
Terms of access  By prior appointment only, with letter of introduction.
Opening hours  M-F 09.00-17.00, with some closed periods.
Disabled access  Steps.
Lending to other libraries & visitors  Very rare ILL. No individual non-member lending.
Number of volumes  20,000. Does not include modern printed books, which are intended for the use of College members only. Figures refer to older, research collections only.
Periodicals – Back Issues  
Current Periodicals  
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  
Coverage  C17-19 Theology and Church history, Hebrew texts and Greek mss.
Special Collections  Books belonging to Archbishop William Wake. Books belonging to Richard Allestree.
Manuscripts  Greek and other theological mss. Bequeathed by Archbishop Wake. Wake’s correspondence.
Research resource  
Catalogue Type  Computer, card, ledger.
URL of catalogue  
Other facilities  Microfilming and photography can be arranged.
Full Time Staff  Numbers vary, small
Part Time Staff  
Voluntary Staff  
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library