Tag Archives: Opening hours

Opening hours w/b 14th October

To our new students: Welcome! To our returning students: Welcome back!

We hope you have a wonderful Michaelmas term.

Our opening hours in Week 1 will be:

Monday: Unstaffed
Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday and Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

A sailor being toasted by a group of his friends in a tavern as he is about to depart for New Zealand. Pencil, ink and wash, by S. Jenner. Credit: Wellcome CollectionCC BY

Vacation Opening Hours: July & August 2019

During the Long Vacation, the Wellcome Unit Library will be staffed at the following times:

Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: CLOSED
Thursday: 2.15pm-4.30pm
Friday: CLOSED

We will be closed from the 5th-16th August inclusive for our summer break. Any further updates to our opening hours will be advertised on the blog and Twitter. As always, if you would like to visit please contact us to arrange your appointment.

During our closed days, please note that collections for the History of Science, Medicine and Technology can also be found at:
The 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
The History Faculty Library http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/history

We wish you a wonderful summer!

 

 

 

 

Opening Hours w/b 24th June

Our opening hours next week will be:

Monday & Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday & Thursday: 2.15pm-4.30pm
Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have an excellent weekend!

‘A sun trap, Hailey Sanatorium, Wallingford’, A Handbook of the Open Air Treatment…for consumption and other tuberculous diseases. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

 

Opening Hours w/b 17th June

Our opening hours in Week 8 will be:

Monday & Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2.15pm-4.30pm
Thursday: CLOSED due to staff training
Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a splendid weekend!

Child-size protective goggles for use during ultra-violet light therapy, which was given for the treatment of skin tuberculosis (lupus vulgaris) and rickets. Credit: Science Museum, London. CC BY

 

Opening Hours w/b 10th June

Our opening hours in Week 7 will be:

Monday & Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm
Thursday & Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Le Retour Des Eaux: A man influenced by the fashion for hydropathy stands in the rain and encounters a friend. Lithograph, c. 1845, D’Aubert & Co, Paris. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

Opening Hours w/b 3rd June

Our opening hours in Week 6 will be as follows:

Monday & Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm
Thursday & Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome; if you would like to visit please contact us by email or phone to arrange your appointment.

Have an excellent weekend!

Electrotherapy machine, England, 1860-1900. Credit: Science Museum, London. CC BY

Opening Hours w/b 27th May

Our Week 5 opening hours will be:

Monday & Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm
Thursday & Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome, so if you would like to visit please contact us to arrange your appointment.

Have a brilliant weekend!

Ephemera Collection, Bisodol Showcard. London: Bisodol Ltd., 1930s (?). Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

 

 

 

 

Opening Hours w/b 21st May

Our Week 4 opening hours will be as follows:

Monday: CLOSED due to staff leave
Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday: 2pm-4.30pm
Thursday & Friday: 2.15pm-5pm

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome, so if you would like to visit please do contact us to arrange your appointment.

Have an excellent weekend!

Drug jar for mercury pills, Italy, 1731-1770. Credit: Science Museum, London. CC BY

 

Opening hours w/b 13th May

Our Week 3 opening hours will be as follows:

Monday & Tuesday: 2.15pm-5pm
Wednesday & Thursday: 2pm-4.30pm
Friday
: CLOSED due to staff leave

The Library’s books on the history of medicine are available to search on SOLO, or you can view our newest arrivals on LibraryThing! New readers are always welcome, so if you would like to visit please do contact us to arrange your appointment.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Three stages in a man’s sneeze, linked to the three phases of traffic lights. Colour lithograph. [London] : Issued by the Ministry of Health. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY