The University and its Library - Featured Treasure
Document regarding the taxation of scholars’ dwellings in Oxford
This document grants ‘that for the future the rent of houses [in Oxford] occupied by scholars is to be reassessed every five years by a committee of clerical and lay Taxors’. It thus...
Treasures of the Bodleian was open to the public from 30 Sept 2011 to 23 Dec 2011
The exhibition brought together some of the rarest, most important and most evocative objects in the world. It also asked the question, 'what is a treasure in the twenty-first century?' The debate will remain open on this website.