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Electronic Legal Deposit: Readers with disabilities

for readers and reading room staff

Purpose of this guide


This guide is intended for students and researchers at the University of Oxford, or those visiting, who seek support in using the Bodleian Libraries’ electronic Legal Deposit special collection.

Use this guide to find out about electronic Legal Deposit, what is available and how to access this special collection.

Please note that electronic Legal Deposit is not the same as commercially available digital material. All the Legal Deposit Libraries are bound by the same UK legislation that restricts access to this material.


Contact details

If you experience difficulty with an eLD item due to a disability please contact Accessible Resources Acquisition and Creation Unit (ARACU)

Email:  Tel:  +44 (0)1865 (2)83862
(Please note you can contact ARACU : Monday-Friday: 9:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 17:00; we are closed Saturdays and Sundays)