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Tibetan & Himalayan Studies: Home

Purpose of this guide

This guide is intended for students and researchers studying Tibetan literature, history, culture, and Tibetan Buddhism at the University of Oxford.

Use this guide to find out about books and online resources for Tibet and the Himalayan Region, including ebooks, ejournals and bibliographic databases.

Finding books for Tibetan & Himalayan Studies

Oxford has a wide range of printed books, xylograph prints and manuscripts for Tibetan Studies.

Since 2011 the Bodleian Library Tibetan Collection has been part of the Library of Congress cooperative buying programme (SACAP) for acquiring books in Tibetan language from China, India, Nepal, Bhutan.  

See the Books tab on this guide for further details of the Collection.

Tibetan Subject consultant librarian

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Charles Manson
Bodleian Libraries
Osney One Building
Osney Mead
Oxford OX2 0EW

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