The Old Schools Quadrangle - Bodleian Library

The Great Gate, the entrance gate tower is the largest in England at five tiers high, it is also called the Tower of the Five Orders of Architecture (Tuscan, Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Composite). To the west is the Proscholium, built 1610-12 by Sir Thomas Bodley, and is the entrance to the Bodleian Library and the Divinity School. The bronze statue in front of the Proscholium is of the Earl of Pembroke who was the Chancellor of the University (1617-30).