March 2013


March 19, 2013

What's New

March 2013

New Subject Areas

Introducing the addition of Oxford Bibliographies in Geography and Latino Studies. These exciting new subjects add to the rapidly growing list of academic subjects available in Oxford Bibliographies, further expanding the authoritative scholarship and providing a better pathway to online research for students, faculty, and researchers alike.

For a complete list of available and forthcoming articles as well as more information on the Editors in Chief and Editorial Boards visit the Geography or Latino Studies pages.

New and Updated Articles

Oxford Bibliographies is regularly updated with new articles and additions to existing articles. This month, 245 new articles have been added and revised across the following subjects:

African Studies
Atlantic History
Biblical Studies
Childhood Studies
Cinema and Media Studies

International Relations
Islamic Studies
Latin American Studies
Latino Studies
Medieval Studies
Military History

Political Science
Public Health
Renaissance and Reformation
Social Work
Victorian Literature

To learn more about the Oxford Bibliographies update program, including the peer-review process and the annual review of articles, please visit the Updating Program page.

2012 PROSE Award Winner

Oxford Bibliographies has been named the 2012 Best eProduct and Multi-discipline Platform by the PROSE awards. The PROSE awards annually recognize the very best in professional and scholarly publishing by bringing attention to distinguished books, journals, and electronic content in over 40 categories. Judged by peer publishers, librarians, and medical professionals since 1976, the PROSE Awards are extraordinary for their breadth and depth.

Visit the PROSE website for more information and for a full list of 2012 winners.

Introducing the Oxford Index

The Oxford Index Underbar is now available on each page of Oxford Bibliographies. The Oxford Index Underbar is a free search and discovery service, which shows links to related content from all Oxford University Press online content (journal articles, scholarly monographs, reference content, primary sources, etc.).

Read more about the Oxford Index

Learn how the Oxford Index Underbar works

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The Academy Awards (as seen from the other Academy), by Oxford Bibliographies in Cinema and Media Studies, Editorial Board member, Lucy Fisher.

Experience Oxford Bibliographies

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Oxford Bibliographies continues to bring to online research the innovation and quality assurance that is expected from Oxford University Press. Feedback from librarians and users continues to inform ongoing improvements to search, design, and usability, ensuring it remains a cutting-edge, essential tool for researchers at every level.

Oxford User Research Program

The Oxford User Research Program is a longitudinal, global initiative assessing the way librarians, academics, and students discover, view, evaluate, and interact with content. The feedback from this program informs the development and improvement of Oxford Bibliographies to ensure a positive and valuable experience for users. If you are interested in learning more and how you can get involved in the Oxford User Research Program, please contact our Market Research Department.

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