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Our tours, exhibitions, shop and café are open
Pick the best tour for you: explore our historic buildings or take a tour around the streets of Oxford.
Our shop and café are open. Browse our exclusive literary theme gifts in the shop or enjoy a delicious snack in the café.
Be inspired by our latest exhibitions.
16 October – 28 November 2021
Explore our Syria-themed pop up library.
22, 23, 29 and 30 October 2021
Explore the literary history of Oxford this half term.
8 November and 2 December 2021, various times
Join the experts as they introduce some of the lesser-known treasures of the Bodleian.
Immerse yourself in the sounds of Bodleian Libraries.
Discover more about the treasures of our collections with blog posts, podcasts and videos and delve into the secrets in our stores.
Not able to visit us in person? Explore the Bodleian Old Library with this virtual tour.
From literary gifts to Tolkien bestsellers, our online shop has something for everyone.
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