Radcliffe Science Library Redevelopment - Parks College Updates
A new graduate college at the University of Oxford, with a focus on 21st century interdisciplinary research.
September - Public Consultation Events
A public consultation event will be held on Friday 4 October (4pm-7pm) and Saturday 5 October (10am-1pm) to present the building project proposals, and invite comments and questions. All members of the University of Oxford and general public are invited to attend. Find out more.
June - Public Information Event
A public information event about essential maintenance works required for the RSL basement was held on 21 June, 2.30-6.30pm, at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Read more and view the information boards.
About the Project
The Radcliffe Science Library (RSL) building is located on the corner of Parks Road and South Parks Road in the Oxford University Science Area, which is also within the city’s Central Conservation Area.The RSL site is being redeveloped to create modern library facilities open to all Bodleian readers; fresh spaces for communal dining, collaboration, exhibitions and public events; and a museums collections centre to facilitate collections-based teaching, research and engagement, and which will also provide high-quality storage for the University collections. In addition, the new graduate society, known as Parks College, will be integrated into these refurbishment plans for the building, creating a new research and social community for graduate students and academic fellows of Parks College. Read more.
Questions or comments on the project can be emailed to: email@example.com