Academic Life

New College supports a lovely, tranquil environment for students of many disciplines. No matter your learning style or pursuit in life, you will find inspiration in the cloisters or dining halls when not in our library of rich history and knowledge.

Library services


Library Opening Hours

Term: 8 am to 2:00 am (every day)

Vacation: 8 am to 8:30 pm (every day)

To suggest new books for the Library, contact the Librarian, Dr Christopher Skelton-Foord

To book the Library’s Group Study Room click here

For resources to help with your welfare, well-being, and study skills click here

To book the Library’s Group Study Room click here

Information on what New College Library and Archives provide can be found here


Information on the suspension procedure can be found here. You may discuss this as an option through all of the same channels detailed above. Please note that welfare resources are still available to suspended students.