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Numismatics: Home

The premier research library for the study of Numismatics in Oxford University is the Art, Archaeology and Ancient World Library, which incorporates the former library of the Heberden Coin Room of the Ashmolean Museum.
Subjects: Numismatics

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Numismatics at the University of Oxford, although students and researchers from any field may find it useful.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Numismatics, including ebooks, ejournals and bibliographic databases.

Finding books for Numismatics

Oxford has a wide range of ebooks for Numismatics, auction catalogues, and printed books, primarily located in the Art, Archaeology and Ancient World Library.  For more detailed info about our collections visit the Classics and Ancient History Libguide .

Key journals

A lot of journals, as well as being available in print, are available online and can be searched via SOLO or eJournals A-Z. Below are a few of the top journals for Numismatics, below but you can find a longer list on the [journals page] of this guide.

Key databases

Oxford subscribes to many bibliographic databases. They can be used to locate journal articles, conference proceedings, books, patents, images, data and more. You can find some of the key databases for Numismatics below, but take a look at the [databases page] of this guide for more titles.