Printing and IT

The Library has a range of IT facilities available to users. More detailed information about Nuffield College IT facilities for members is available on the College IT page.


The library has seven networked computers, providing access to SOLO (including OU e journals) and to the internet. They can be used to print documents from USB sticks, but do not have Microsoft Office installed.

Laptops/ Tablets/ Mobile devices

Access to Wi-Fi is available throughout the library via Nuffield-NET, The Cloud and Eduroam; Ethernet sockets and cables are also available. All desks have power points for you to plug in or charge your device.


Users can print from one of the library terminals in the reading rooms. Printing is charged at 5p per side, and can be collected and paid for at the Circulation desk on the ground floor.

Photocopying and Scanning

There is a multi-functional machine in the 2nd floor reading room which can be used for printing, photocopying, and scanning. If you would like to photocopy or scan any old or fragile items, please ask a member of the library team for advice.

Please note that the Bodleian Libraries PCAS system does not work at Nuffield College Library.


It is your responsibility to observe copyright law. You may make a print or digital copy of a fair and justifiable amount (no more than one chapter or 10% of a work) of anything in copyright for:

  • Research or private study
  • Text, data, or content mining
  • Illustration for instruction or teaching
  • Quoting from a work


Please ensure that you log out of any databases, catalogues or websites before leaving the library. Please do not leave your valuables, including laptops/tablets/mobiles, unattended in the library at any time.