Useful Links

The following phone numbers and websites might be useful for students:


  • If you’re travelling around Oxford, you might need the Oxford Bus Company.  Alternatively, you can call the following taxi companies:

001 Taxis: (01865) 240 000
Royal Cars: (01865) 778 866
ABC Taxis: (01865) 770 077

Academic Links

  • You can access the homepage of the Bodleian library here, the catalogue OLIS here and the database catalogue OxLip here.
  • To find university staff, check out the contact search page here.
  • The Careers Service can be accessed here, or you can drop in for a visit at 56 Banbury Road.

IT Links

  • The home page of OUCS, the university computing service, can be found here.  You can find out what IT courses OUCS are offering and sign up here.
  • The nexus webmail can be accessed here and the student self service website here.


  • On the Oxford University Student Union website, you can find information about upcoming events (including Fresher’s Fair), volunteering opportunities, vacancies and career opportunities, academic affairs and student welfare.
  • Students might also be interested to read about Sport at Oxford and the Oxford Union.