Visiting Fellowships at the Bodleian Libraries: Call open for 2022-23

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Visiting Fellowships at the Bodleian Libraries are intended for researchers external to the University of Oxford who will benefit from a period of uninterrupted research in the collections of the Bodleian Libraries.

The call for applications for Bodleian Visiting Fellowships is now live, with a deadline of 30 November 2021 for Fellowships to be held in the year 1 August 2022 to 31 July 2023.

See details here:

A number of named fellowships support research in Bodleian Special Collections on specific topics, including photography; early modern history; the history of science, technology and communication; musicology; and Persian art and literature. 

Bodleian Visiting Fellows are based at the Weston Library, in the Visiting Scholars’ Centre, generally for between one and three months.


Examples of recent fellowship visits and activities can be found here:

Solar flares and signal failures: a Bodleian research thread 

Art and Science: the study of ecology at Wytham Woods

Persian Arts of the Book

Reading and misreading the history of Islam in eighteenth-century Oxford