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Christmas closure

Please be aware that the History of Medicine Library will be closing for the Christmas break at 4.30pm on Thursday 19th December 2019. The Library will then be closed until 2.15pm on Monday 6th January 2020.

We hope you all have a splendid Christmas and look forward to seeing you in the New Year!

A street market at Christmas time: reindeer, pigs, fruit, turkeys and Christmas trees for sale. Wood engraving by C. Roberts. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Extended Christmas Closure for essential maintenance work

From Friday 7th December to Monday 14th January, the library will be closed to allow essential maintenance work to take place. We apologise for any inconvenience caused to our readers, but look forward to re-opening in the New Year in better health than ever!

Meanwhile, other History of Medicine resources can be found at :
Radcliffe Science Library http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/science
Bodleian Library Upper Reading Room http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/finding-resources/rooms/urr
If you are an external visitor, you will need to apply for a Readers’ Card to access these libraries:

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Opening hours w/b 18th December, & Christmas closure

Next week we will be open on Monday and Tuesday only, from 2.15pm-5pm.

From Wednesday 20th December, the library will be closed for Christmas. We will reopen on Monday 8th January. Stay tuned for further details of our January opening hours.

If you would like to arrange a visit to the library, please contact us by phone or email.

We wish you an excellent weekend, and a very happy festive season!

‘The Middlesex Hospital: a party in a ward, with a Christmas tree and other decorations. Wood engraving, 1874.’ . Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY