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New College Notes (ISSN 2517-6935) is the College’s e-journal.

New College Notes is dedicated to learned notes and essays on aspects of college history and especially our Library and Archives collections in the style of the Oxford journal Notes & Queries.

New College Notes is available open-access to all interested readers through our website.  Both the current and past issues of New College Notes will remain accessible via this page.

Anyone wishing to contact or to contribute to this journal should email the Librarian.  Readers of our special collections in both the Library and in the Archives are warmly invited to send us contributions.   

General enquiries about consulting Library collections, including the manuscripts listed in H.O. Coxe, Catalogus codicum MSS. qui in collegiis aulisque Oxoniensibus hodie adservantur (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1852), should also be directed to the Librarian, or for material relating to the College to the Archivist.

Article Author Issue number Surname
Thomas Neal (c. 1519–c. 1590): Catholic, Priest, Scholar Thomas Neal (2020): 14 Neal
The Long Reach of New College’s Catholic Apologists Robert Gullifer (2020): 14 Gullifer
Edward Bernard (1638–1697) and New College William Poole (2020): 14 Poole
The Papists of New College: I Katie McKeogh (2020): 14 McKeogh
The New College Porters Christopher Skelton-Foord (2020): 14 Skelton-Foord
The Russo-Japanese War on the Shelves of New College Library Alexander Morrison (2020): 14 Morrison
Some Notable Acquisitions and Associations from 2020 Christopher Skelton-Foord (2020): 14 Skelton-Foord
William Courtney and ‘the Woman Question’ Laura Marcus (2020): 14 Marcus
An Early College Bookbinder James Willoughby (2020): 13 Willoughby
William Dowsing Reads a Plague Sermon Dunstan Roberts (2020): 13 Roberts
Philo of Alexandria at New College James R. Royse (2020): 13 Royse
Naps upon Parnassus: Some Attempts at Literary Humour in Elizabethan and Jacobean New College William Poole (2020): 13 Poole
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