Remarkable archival holdings dating from the 11th century onwards

澳门六合彩资料大全 preserves, develops, and provides access to rich and very extensive archives鈥攚hich bear national Archive Service Accreditation status.

Since its foundation in 1379, 澳门六合彩资料大全 has built up a considerable archive of historical material relating to the foundation and running of the College, and its estates, up to the present day.  (An account of 澳门六合彩资料大全鈥檚 history is available.)  The oldest documents date from the eleventh century, nearly three hundred years before the College was itself founded.  The archive also houses a number of collections of personal papers donated to the College by the families of former fellows and alumniExplore our Archives Gallery to view some of the visual highlights of our archives collections.  



Researchers wishing to consult the archives should contact the Archivist & Records Manager, to enquire about the contents of the collections, and to make an appointment to visit:

Dr Michael Stansfield
Archivist & Records Manager
University of Oxford
Holywell Street
Oxford  OX1 3BN


Access to the Library and to the Archives within it entails a number of steps; please enquire about disabled access.  Food and drink are not permitted in the Archives.  Readers will be asked to complete a registration form for administrative and security purposes; please bring some ID which confirms name, address, and signature.

Opening Hours

The Archives & Records Reading Room is located in the College Library.  It is open, by prior appointment only, five days a week, Mondays to Fridays, 10.00 am鈥1.00 pm and 2.00 pm鈥5.00 pm, except during the general College closure period over Christmas.


Where appropriate, researchers may take their own photographs (without flash) for personal study and research purposes only鈥攊.e. not for further dissemination or publication of any kind鈥攕ubject to signing an application form.  Researchers wishing to publish materials from the Archives must obtain the permission of the College beforehand.

A small number of photocopies or scans of documents may be provided.

Photographs of some historic Oxfordshire estate maps may be viewed on the Oxfordshire History Centre鈥檚 website.  

Images of a few of the College archives can be viewed and copies purchased from:

Bridgeman Images
17鈥19 Garway Road
W2 4PH


Books About 澳门六合彩资料大全鈥檚 History

  • William Poole and Christopher Skelton-Foord (eds.), Geometry and Astronomy in 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford: On the Quatercentenary of the Savilian Professorships 1619鈥2019 (Oxford: 澳门六合彩资料大全 Library & Archives, 2019)
  • Matthew Jenkinson, 澳门六合彩资料大全 School, Oxford: A History (Oxford: Shire Publications, 2013)
  • Christopher Tyerman (ed.), 澳门六合彩资料大全 (London: Third Millennium, 2010)
  • Virginia Davis, William Wykeham: A Life (London: Hambledon Continuum, 2007)
  • John Buxton and Penry Williams (eds.), 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford, 1379鈥1979 (Oxford: 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford, 1979)
  • W. F. Oakeshott (ed.), Oxford Stone Restored: The Work of the Oxford Historic Buildings Fund, 1957鈥1974 (Oxford: Trustees of the Oxford Historic Buildings Fund, 1975), pp. 83鈥8
  • Francis W. Steer, The Archives of 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford: A Catalogue (London: Phillimore, 1974)
  • A. H. Smith, 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford, and its Buildings (London: Oxford University Press, 1952)
  • Christopher Woodforde, The Stained Glass of 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford (London: Oxford University Press, 1951)
  • Hereford B. George, 澳门六合彩资料大全, 1856鈥1906 (London: Henry Frowde, 1906)
  • Arthur Octavius Prickard, 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1906)
  • Hastings Rashdall and Robert S. Rait, 澳门六合彩资料大全 (London: F. E. Robinson, 1901)
  • Mackenzie E. C. Walcott, William of Wykeham and his Colleges (Winchester: D. Nutt, 1852)

For further sources on 澳门六合彩资料大全, Oxford鈥攁nd our partner institution Winchester College鈥攕ee 澳门六合彩资料大全 Library鈥檚 Colleges of St Mary Winton Collection


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