Pusey House Library

Last updated 19th August 2020
Name of library Pusey House Library and Archive
Address 61 St. Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LZ 
Telephone  01865 288024
E-mail pusey.librarian@stx.ox.ac.uk 
Website http://www.puseyhouse.org.uk/library.html 
Alternative names Dr. Pusey Memorial Library 
Contact & Job Title Jessica Woodward, Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library The Library houses the principal collection of books and archives on the Catholic movement in the Church of England. Collections are particularly geared towards supporting theological and historical study at post-graduate level and above, but all are welcome.
Terms of access Modern printed books: Bodleian card OR proof of address + photo id.

Archives & special collections: Bodleian card category A OR 2 forms of ID, + letter of introduction.

Opening hours 09:30-17:25, Monday-Friday. During the COVID-19 pandemic we are only open to our residents and keyholders, but this should hopefully change in the coming months. Under normal circumstances, we are open to everyone, both within and outside the University of Oxford
Disabled access  1st floor library, no lift. Please contact us, and we will find a way to make our collections available to you
Lending to other libraries & visitors Reference only. 
Number of volumes 75,000 
Periodicals – Back Issues Complete or partial holdings of 200
Current Periodicals 20 
Other materials  Extensive archives relating to the Oxford Movement and Anglo-Catholicism.
Volumes added per year  150
Coverage Oxford Movement, Church History (especially Anglican history), Patristics, Liturgy, Anglo-Catholic theology.
Special Collections  C19th pamphlet collection, founding collections of E.B. Pusey and H.P. Liddon
Manuscripts Principal repository of letters and papers of E.B. Pusey. Significant archives relating to other major figures in the Oxford Movement.
Major 19th-20th century collections from Catholic societies and Anglican religious communities.
Research resource Oxford Movement; Anglo-Catholicism; Anglican monasticism.
Catalogue Type Monograph collections: online catalogue.
Archive collections: PDFs of some paper catalogues online.
Pamphlet collections: card catalogue.
URL of catalogue  Printed books: http://solo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk
Archives: http://puseyarchives.blogspot.com/
Other facilities  
Full Time Staff  1
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff Approx. 10 (new volunteers always welcome!)
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
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