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Rare Books in the Bodleian Library: Searching SOLO

Guide to using Rare Books in the Bodleian Library

Gentleman at study

Searching the early printed collections

There are in excess of 1 million records in SOLO for books, journals, magazines, newspapers, maps, ephemera and music printed before 1900 covering antiquarian collections held in almost 60 libraries in Oxford.   

In the first instance all users should see SOLO - Search Oxford Libraries Online for information and guidance searching SOLO for printed books. For additional information finding early printed books download "SOLO: Searching for Early Printed Books".