Harris Manchester College Library

Last updated 26th January 2019
Name of library Harris Manchester College Library 
Address  Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TD
Telephone 01865 281472 
E-mail librarian@hmc.ox.ac.uk 
Website http://www.hmc.ox.ac.uk 
Alternative names  
Contact & Job Title Sue Killoran,  Fellow Librarian
Purpose & main user community of the library Undergraduate and Graduate College Library of the University of Oxford with Special Collections relating to the College and the Protestant Dissent
Terms of access By appointment
Opening hours 9am – 5pm with some periods of closure
Disabled access Yes to the library office where material is generally consulted by all visitors
Lending to other libraries & visitors Through the British Library Inter Library Loan lending scheme
Number of volumes 70,000 
Periodicals – Back Issues  In our Special Collection we have runs of journals relating to Unitarianism and Protestant Dissent
Current Periodicals Only ‘The Economist’. We use the electronic delivery of journals through the Bodleian library. This is restricted to holders of Bodleian reader cards and members of the College
Other materials Archive of the College which related to the history of Protestant Dissent
Volumes added per year 500 in the Undergraduate and Graduate Library
Coverage Humanities subjects taught at Oxford. The Special Collections cover Protestant Dissent and world religions
Special Collections Protestant Dissent
Manuscripts An archive of papers relating to the history of the College. It can be seen online from the College website
Research resource Wide ranging collection of texts on the history of Protestant dissent
Catalogue Type computer ALEPH
URL of catalogue Porter Catalogue of Manuscripts in Harris Manchester College (PDF opens in new window)


Other facilities
Full Time Staff  2
Part Time Staff  1
Voluntary Staff  3
Changes in next five years affecting the above  
Anything else about the library