St. Stephen’s House Library

Last updated 26th January 2020
Name of library St. Stephen’s House Library 
Address 16 Marston Street, Oxford OX4 1JX 
Telephone 01865 613506 
Fax 01865 613513 


Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Marjory Szurko, College Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library The library serves the members of St. Stephen’s House, an Anglican theological college and permanent private hall of the University of Oxford
Terms of access Access for non-members by arrangement with the librarian 
Opening hours 9.00 – 5.30, Monday to Friday 
Disabled access The library is on the first floor accessible only by stairs 
Lending to other libraries & visitors No. Access for non-members is generally for reference only; however, former members of the House, and its supporters in the local area, may request permission to borrow.  
Number of volumes  16,000
Periodicals – Back Issues  40
Current Periodicals  35
Other materials  
Volumes added per year  350
Coverage  Biblical studies, doctrine, church history, ethics and pastoral theology, spirituality, liturgy, and patristics
Special Collections  Some antiquarian editions of the works of Anglican (esp. Anglo-Catholic) divines, but only the beginnings of a collection and still in need of conservation; a few early liturgical texts
Research resource  The library caters only for students up to graduate level so it has little significant research material
Catalogue Type  Computer
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Other facilities  Library computer with internet access via local area network. Wireless connection is available for laptop users
Full Time Staff  
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff  
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