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Taylor Institution Library: Special Collections: Contact & Purpose

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Collection specialists for Special Collections

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers at the University of Oxford seeking support in their art- & architecture-related research and study. Use this guide to locate relevant collections and resources on topics, historical periods, geographical areas, etc.

Please contact:

both: Nick Hearn (

and:  Clare Hills-Nova (

Special Collections
Taylor Institution Library

St Giles'

tel: +44 (0)1865 (2)78158 or (2)78155

For a detailed description of the Library's history and historic collections see: Handbuch der historischen Buchbestände in Deutschland. Hrsg. von Bernhard Fabian. Hildesheim: Olms Neue Medien 2003