Collection level description: Frederick Soddy
Correspondence and papers of University of Oxford Professor of Chemistry Frederick Soddy, 1894-1958
Collection level description: Leslie Ernest Sutton
Correspondence and papers of Oxford University chemical crystallographer Leslie Ernest Sutton, c.1927-1992
Catalogue newly online: John Sankey
Archive of the papers of John Sankey, Viscount Sankey of Moreton (1866-1948). [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
New catalogue: Two Cecil Day-Lewis poems
Two undated poems by Cecil Day-Lewis
New catalogue: Papers of and relating to Austin and Katharine Farrer
Papers of and relating to Austin and Katharine Farrer, 1957-69, n.d.
New catalogue: A postcard of Elizabeth Jennings
A postcard of Elizabeth Jennings and an Oxford University Poetry Society performance ticket given by Ann Thwaite, 1953, 1958, 2016
New catalogue: Alan Bennett flyer
Printed flyer for a performance of Alan Bennett's Single Spies, Oxford Playhouse, 2016
New catalogue: printed flyer
Two printed fliers 'Celebrating 1 million visitors to the Weston Library', 25 July 2016
New catalogue: Letters from Elizabeth Jennings to Anthony and Ann Thwaite
Letters from Elizabeth Jennings to Anthony and Ann Thwaite, 1955-1961
New catalogue: Postcard from Edward Hanover to his father Rev. Canon James Edward Hanover
Postcard from Edward Hanover to his father Rev. Canon James Edward Hanover, 1938
New catalogue: A newspaper cutting about T.E. Lawrence
A newspaper cutting about T.E. Lawrence, 1935
New catalogue: Printed ephemera relating to Alice's Day
Printed ephemera relating to Alice's Day, Oxford, 2 July 2016
New catalogue: Printed ephemera relating to Alan Garner, 2016
Alan Garner (b.1934) is a prize winning author, folklorist and founder of the Blackden Trust
New catalogue: Three manuscripts of Manley Hopkins
Manley Hopkins (1818-1897), father of Gerard Manley Hopkins, was a marine insurer, Consul-General to Queen Emma of Hawaii, and author of verse and mathematical treatises.
New catalogue: Charles Causley postcard
A postcard from Charles Causley to Catharine M.C. Haines, 1977
New catalogue: Vita Sackville-West poem
An undated autograph fair copy of a poem, Evening, by Vita Sackville-West, n.d.
New catalogue: Armistice Day flyer
Armistice Day flyer printed for distribution in the Weston Library reading rooms, 2016
New catalogue: Lewis Carroll letters
Two letters from Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) to Sarah Hunter, 1889-1891
New catalogue: Keepsake
A 'Keepsake' printed on the hand-press in Blackwell Hall, Weston Library
New catalogue: Research notebooks of Professor George Brownlee
Laboratory notebooks of Professor George Brownlee, the E.P. Abraham Professor of Chemical Pathology at the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford.
Collection Level Description: Correspondence and Papers of John William Sutton Pringle
Correspondence and Papers of zoologist John William Sutton Pringle
Catalogue newly online: Papers corresponding to the career of Sir Matthew Nathan (1862-1939), soldier and civil servant
Catalogues of the archive of Sir Matthew Nathan, KCMG 1876-1939
New catalogue: Robert Robinson volume
'A Miscelany of Meditations, sentences, observations, characters, and Essayes' by Robert Robinson, London, 1659
New catalogue: Diary of Jefferay (Jeffrey) Boys
Diary of Jefferay (Jeffrey) Boys of Betteshanger, Kent, and Grey's inn, London, kept in Gallen 1667, A New Almanack
New catalogue: Catalogue of the additional papers of Sir Cecil Clementi
Official and personal papers of Sir Cecil Clementi (1875-1947), colonial governor, with papers of his wife, Lady Penelope Clementi (1889-1970) and other family members.
Collection Level Description: Correspondence and Papers of Rodney Robert Porter
Rodney Robert Porter, protein chemists and immunologists
Collection Level Description: Correspondence and papers of Sir David Chilton Phillips, FRS
Sir David Chilton Phillips, biophysicist and politician
Catalogue newly online: Catalogue of the archive of Edward John Thompson
Catalogue of the papers of Edward John Thompson, 1886-1946
New catalogue: Catalogue of the Archive of Iona and Peter Opie, c.1930-1999 (phase I)
Working papers of Iona Opie (b. 1923) and Peter Opie (1918-1982), folklorists and book collectors, with some personal and family papers.
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Oxford Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (formerly Campaign Atom)
Correspondence and papers of Oxford Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, 1976-1988, n.d. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Collection-level description: Correspondence and papers of Sir Rudolph Albert Peters
Correspondence and papers of biochemist Sir Rudolph Albert Peters
New catalogue: Archive of the British Association for the Advancement of Science
The Archive of the British Association for the Advancement of Science cover all aspects of its work over most of the 150 years of its existence, with the records of the annual meetings predominating.
New catalogue: Catalogue of the Oxfam Archive: Programme Policy, Management and Administration
(This is the fourth edition of this catalogue. Further material will be added in subsequent editions as a result of ongoing cataloguing work.)
New catalogue: Archive of Carlile Aylmer Macartney (1895-1978)
Papers of Carlile Aylmer Macartney (1895-1978), historian and author, relating to Europe in the interwar period and during the Second World War.
New catalogue: Emily Hobhouse archive
Archive of Emily Hobhouse (1860-1926), humanitarian activist.
New catalogue: Archive of Elizabeth Greenhill, 1935-1983
Original designs of Elizabeth Greenhill (1907-2006) and others for bindings of rare books and manuscripts, 1935-1983.
New catalogue: Manuscripts collected by John Sparrow
Collection of sixty manuscripts collected by John Sparrow. Includes literary manuscripts, correspondence and personal papers.
New catalogue: Papers relating to George Butterworth
Papers relating to George Butterworth and a performance of Aristophanes' The Frogs at Eton College in 1904.
New catalogue: Bagster family album
Bagster and Sons was a publishing company founded by Samuel Bagster the elder (1772-1851).
New catalogue: A letter from J.B. Leishman concerning the Hogarth Press
A letter from J.B. Leishman concerning the Hogarth Press, 1949
New catalogue: Susan Cooper papers
Susan Cooper papers relating to the Bodleian's Magical Books exhibition, 2013
New catalogue: A letter from C.S. Lewis to Millicent Standeven
A letter from C.S. Lewis to Millicent Standeven, 1947
New catalogue: An Oxford Tribute to Seamus Heaney
A printed programme and audience ticket for 'An Oxford Tribute to Seamus Heaney', 2014
New catalogue: Order of Service for the memorial to Harold Wilson
A printed order of service for the dedication of the memorial to Harold Wilson, 2013
Catalogue newly online: Kieron Winn poem
Typescript of Kieron Winn's prizewinning poem, 'An Adoption', 2007
New catalogue: Postcard from Charles Causley to Catharine M.C. Haines
Postcard from Charles Causley to Catharine M.C. Haines
Catalogue newly online: Miscellaneous letters and notes found in the Bodleian's Rare Books section
Miscellaneous letters and notes found in the Bodleian's Rare Books section, 1934-1940 [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Diaries of James Austin Roberts (1795-1872)
Diaries of James Austin Roberts (1795-1872), a Congregational minister, along with diaries of members of his family. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of the Oxford University Mermaid Club, 1910-c.1974
Minutes, accounts, correspondence and general papers of the Oxford University Mermaid Club. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of the Oxford University Graduate Conservative Association 1919-1987
Minute books and miscellaneous correspondence and papers of, and concerning, the Oxford University Graduate Conservative Association, 1919-1987. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Catalogue of archive of Sir Percy Loraine
Papers of Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Bart. (1880-1961), diplomat. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Letters from (Maurice) Harold Macmillan to Ava Anderson, Viscountess Waverley, 1947-1974
Letters from (Maurice) Harold Macmillan, to Ava Anderson, Viscountess Waverley, with other letters from Lady Dorothy Macmillan, Sir Alexander Douglas-Home, Sir David Eccles, Sir Hubert Gladwyn Jebb and Oliver Lyttelton, Viscount Chandos; and some photographs. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Cecil John Cadoux, and Cadoux family papers, mainly 1866-1948
Papers of Cecil John Cadoux (1883-1947), theologian, with family papers. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Memoirs of Mabel McCorry, 1905-mid 20th century
Three notebooks containing memoirs by Mabel McCorry (fl 1877-1963), probably compiled in the 1950s. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Papers of H.J.R. Murray relating to knight's tours 1915-1951
Papers of H. J. R. Murray relating to knight's tours, 1915-1957, mainly typescript, with manuscript diagrams and notes. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of W. W. Mackenzie, 1st Baron Amulree of Strathbraan 1925-1937
Papers of W. W. Mackenzie, 1st Baron Amulree of Strathbraan (1860-1942). [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of the Oxford University Social History Society 1975-1990
Correspondence and papers of the Oxford University Social History Society (the Local History Society until 1987). [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of the Oxford University Strategic Studies Group 1976-1987
The papers of the Group include committee correspondence, circulars, membership details, accounts, correspondence with speakers and arrangements for visits. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Letters from Eric Bligh to Arnold Muirhead, with a collection of poems by Ronald Fuller
Letters from Eric Bligh to Arnold Muirhead, 1929-1957, with (MS. Eng. d. 2039, fols. 459-474) a holograph collection of poems by Ronald Fuller, 'Honey of Sweet Days', 1939. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
New catalogue: Catalogue of the Archive of Philip Allison
Papers and photographs of Philip Allison (1907-1991) relating to African art and antiquities, particularly the Cross River monoliths.
Catalogue newly online: Papers of James Ian Macpherson, 1st Baron Strathcarron, 1918-1937
Papers of James Ian Macpherson (1880-1937), 1st Baron Strathcarron, M.P. for Ross and Cromarty, Chief Secretary for Ireland 1918-1920. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Catalogue of letters concerning C. S. Lewis, 1988-1990
Letters concerning C. S. Lewis, a writer and scholar, written by American schoolchildren. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Arthur Mann
Correspondence and papers of the journalist Arthur Mann (1876-1972). Mann's papers include material relating to the Yorkshire Post, his membership of the BBC's Board of Governors, and the Observer. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Catalogue of archive of Andrew Magill (1871-1941)
Papers of Andrew Magill (1871-1941), Assistant Secretary in the Ministry of Home Affairs for Northern Ireland. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Henry Minn collection
The principal part of the collection consists of photographs (and original negatives) taken by Henry Minn. It also contains photographs taken by Sarah Angelina Acland and Henry Taunt. There are photographs belonging to C.F. Bell (possibly Charles Francis Bell). [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of the Association for the Education of Women in Oxford, 1878-1922
Papers of the Association for the Education of Women in Oxford, 1878-1922. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Patrick Halsey
Letters and papers of Patrick Halsey (1905-1988), master at Lancing College, East Sussex. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Francis Bond and other Ecclesiologists 1891-1934, n.d.
Correspondence, notes and papers of Francis Bond (1850?-1918) and other ecclesiologists. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Additional Papers of John Lawrence Le Breton Hammond and Lucy Barbara Hammond
The collection includes correspondence, literary papers and photographs of John and Lucy Hammond, 1725-1993, n.d. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of the Iredell family
Papers of the Iredell family, 1907-52, mainly relating to the First World War and Spanish Civil War. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Leonard Green
Literary and other papers of Leonard Green (fl. 1906-1957). [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly available: Archive of John Fleming, 6th Earl of Wigtown
Newsletters sent from London to John Fleming, 6th Earl of Wigtown. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Catalogue of archive of Sam Jackett, Reuters journalist, 1936-54
Archive of Sam Jackett, Reuters journalist. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Archive of Ann Thwaite relating to My Oxford
My Oxford contains recollections of the undergraduate days of: Martin Amis, Nina Bawden, John Betjeman, Lord Boothby, Alan Coren, Antonia Fraser, Jo Grimond, Raymond Massey, John Mortimer, Nigel Nicolson, J.I.M. Stewart and Angus Wilson. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
Catalogue newly online: Letters to Robert B. Martin with Letters of Charles Kingsley collected by Martin
Letters to Robert Martin, 1962-1985, and letters of Charles Kingsley, 1847-[1850?], collected as autographs. [Full catalogue replacing collection level description]
New collection level description: Correspondence and papers of the chemist Sir Rex Richards
Correspondence and papers of Sir Rex Richards, 1928-1988
New catalogue: Theological and Devotional works, 16th - 19th Cent.
Roman Catholic theological and devotional works.
New collection level description: Correspondence and papers of the chemist Herbert Marcus Powell
Correspondence and papers of Herbert Marcus Powell, 1921-1991
New collection level description: Correspondence and papers of the chemist Kurt Alfred Georg Mendelssohn
Correspondence and papers of Kurt Alfred Georg Mendelssohn, 1928-1981
New collection level description: Historical material relating to the Oxford Enzyme Group
Historical material relating to the Oxford Enzyme Group, 1968-1990
New collection level description: Correspondence and papers of the biochemist Alexander George Ogston
Correspondence and papers of Alexander George Ogston, 1933 - 1980
New catalogue: Papers of Sylvia Henley, 1911-1928
Letters of Sylvia Henley, ne Stanley, and Anthony Henley, her husband, with a small amount of family correspondence and printed material.
New catalogue: Papers of George Frederic Howard as engineer on the Gold Coast Railways
Papers of George Frederic Howard as engineer on the Gold Coast Railways, 1915-1959
New catalogue: Papers of the Eighty Club, 1881-1979
The papers of the Eighty club, a permanent speakers' club formally established in February 1881 and disbanded in 1978.
New catalogue: Books and papers of James Blish (1921-75)
Books and papers of James Blish (1921-75), science fiction writer.
New catalogue: Catalogue of diaries of members of the Rayne family, 1890-1961
Diaries of members of the Rayne family (1890-1961).
New catalogue: Papers of Joan Feisenberger (ne Greenall), with Bligh family papers, 1802-1990
Papers of Joan Feisenberger, with Bligh family papers, 1802-1990
New catalogue: Historical and topographical collections for Shropshire, 1810-1888
Historical and topographical collections for Shropshire mainly compiled by William Hardwick.
New catalogue: Papers of the Parsons and Thomson families of Oxford
Papers of the Parsons and Thomson families of Oxford, 1814-1906.
New catalogue: Oxfam archive - publishing
Records produced by Oxfam's publishing function
New catalogue: Papers of Margaret Pickles
Personal papers of Margaret Pickles, a clinical pathologist and microbiologist who worked at the Radcliffe Infirmary in Oxford.
Catalogue newly online: Monk Bretton Papers
Personal papers of three generations of the Dodson family; Sir John Dodson, John George Dodson and John William Dodson, 1568-1930 (predominantly 1807-1930).
Catalogue newly online: Benjamin Disraeli
The papers of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield (1804-1881), statesman and author.
New catalogue: Additional papers of H.W.C. Davis
Papers, mainly exercise notebooks containing notes for lectures, of Henry William Carless Davis (1874-1928), Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford University
New catalogue: Working papers for Gwyn Macfarlane's biography of Alexander Fleming
Gwyn Macfarlane's research for his biography of the bacteriologist and discoverer of penicillin, Alexander Fleming, published as Alexander Fleming: The Man and the Myth (Oxford University Press, 1985).
New catalogue: Papers of E.S. de Beer
Papers of Esdmond Samuel de Beer (1895-1990), historical scholar and editor.
New catalogue: Business records of the Wall Family
Business records of the Wall family of Burford (1796-1940)
New catalogue: Papers of Rev. Hugh Legge and Major J.B. Legge
The Legge papers include the diaries of Rev. Hugh Legge 1879-1944, and letters from his son, Major J.B. Legge, to his parents, 1929-44.
Catalogue newly online: Oxford Chatham Club
Papers of the Oxford Chatham Club, 1870-1956.
New catalogue: Catalogue of papers of Joh. Noothout, 1900-1902
Albums containing photographs and ephemera of Joh. Noothout, a Boer prisoner of war on St. Helena, 1900-1902
New catalogue: Catalogue of the papers of Caleb and Sarah Cooke, 1680-1748
Religious writings of Caleb Cooke and his wife Sarah.