Contacts and support at the Radcliffe Camera

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Reader services

Our full range of reader services and support is offered 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. During these hours, you can find Radcliffe Camera staff in the Upper Camera and Lower Camera. Staff are more than happy to help with any aspect of our services and collections. You can also get in touch by email or phone (01865 277262). 

History Faculty Library

You can find History Faculty Library staff in the HFL office, which is in the Upper Radcliffe Camera. Stay up-to-date with the HFL on Twitter and Facebook, and on the HFL blog

Find out more about HFL collections and services in this library. 

Library staff

Deputy Head of Humanities Libraries and History Librarian (Research)

Ms Isabel Holowaty
01865 277294

History Librarian (Teaching) and Librarian-in-Charge

Mrs Rachel D'Arcy-Brown
01865 277264

Reader Services Team Leader & Disability Liaison Contact

Ms. Lyn Jones
01865 277262 or 01865 277204

Senior Library Assistant (Reader Services)


Senior Library Assistant (Collections and Information Skills)


Senior Library Assistant (Acquisitions)

Mr Ambessu Awolu

Library Assistant 

Ms Arabella Drake

Library Assistant 

Ms Izzy Carr

Library Assistant (RadCam & History of Medicine Library)

Ms Nadia Green

Library Assistant 

Mr Paul Sullivan

Graduate Trainee

Ms Alice Shepherd

Part-time Library Assistant

Mr Gabriel Smith

Part-time Library Assistant