All libraries are closed on a bank holiday

Library closure

Oxfordshire County Library will be closed to the general public until 1pm on Tuesday 23 August due to a private event.

Our online services will continue to be available, and customers are welcome to use nearby libraries.

Oxfordshire County Library

Opening hours and contact details for Oxfordshire County Library (formerly Oxford Central Library).

Opening hours
Monday 9am - 8pm
Tuesday 9am - 8pm
Wednesday 9am - 8pm
Thursday 9am - 8pm
Friday 9am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9am - 5.30pm
Sunday Closed

This library is closed on bank holidays.

Services and facilities

  • Makerspace
  • Oxford City Customer Services
  • Citizens Advice
  • Local history collection
  • Books in other languages
  • Audio books
  • eBooks and eAudio
  • DVDs
  • Self-service
  • Computers and Internet
  • Free wi-fi
  • Bus pass, Blue Badge, resident parking validation services
  • Printing and copying
  • Printed and recorded music
  • Donation of small electrical items
  • EU settlement scheme validation
  • Newspapers

Accessibility and access

  • Bus stops - one minute walk
  • Train station - 10 minute walk
  • Car park - Westgate shopping centre
  • Disabled parking - New Inn Hall Street - two minute walk
  • Level access
  • Automatic door
  • Lifts
  • Disabled toilets
  • Hearing loop

There is a good public transport network from the centre of Oxford across the county. Most bus stops are within a couple of minutes walk from the library.

Getting here

There is a good public transport network from the centre of Oxford across the county. Most bus stops are within a couple of minutes walk from the library.