A green approach to reducing library storage costs

Boyd Rodger

Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford

Boyd joined the Bodleian Library when it was beginning a major period of transformation. He led the start-up of the new library storage warehouse in 2010 and since 2014 has managed improvement projects. Boyd also has experience of policing, business consulting, and performing at the Edinburgh Festival.


Purpose:   The Bodleian Libraries opened a new high-density storage depository in the form of a warehouse in 2010. It is similar to the warehouses at Harvard, Princeton and Yale universities. The cost of maintaining the... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Boyd Rodger (Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford)

Topic Areas

Culture , Finance , Impact , Performance Indicators , Innovative Methods


PA-3B » Campus Collaboration (15:30 - Monday, 31st July, Douglas Price Room)



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