February 2011


February 28, 2011

February 2011 Update

New Subject Area!

Oxford is pleased to introduce Hindusim to Oxford Bibliographies. Oxford Bibliographies: Hinduism offers a reliable, up-to-date, and authoritative guide to the best literature in this diverse field which combines religion, philosophy, history, and textual studies. As one of the world’s largest religions, Hinduism has become an increasingly important area of study today.

Editor in Chief, Alf Hiltebeitel has taught and researched Hinduism since studying it at the University of Chicago under Mircea Eliade, J. A. B. van Buitenen, A. K. Ramanujan, and others. Visit About Oxford Bibliographies: Hinduism for a complete listing of available articles, contributors, and editorial board members.

New Articles

Oxford Bibliographies articles are regularly updated by their authors and new articles are added on a regular schedule to expand the scope and extent of each subject module in the library. Recent articles added include:

Coming Soon:

February 2011:

Oxford Bibliographies: Communication

Oxford Bibliographies: Public Health

March 2011:

Oxford Bibliographies: International Relations

Oxford Bibliographies: Victorian Literature

For a list of available and forthcoming subject areas visit the list of available subjects.

New Functionality

‘My OBO'

My OBO allows you to personalize your OBO research experience and is now live on all Oxford Bibliographies pages. For more information and a video demonstration, visit the about page.

Winter Conferences

Stop by the Oxford booth for live demos and more information:

Music Library Association Annual Meeting, February 9-12, 2011, Philadelphia, PA
Western States Communication Association 2011 Convention, February 18-22, Monterey, CA
Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors, Febraury 23-27, 2011, Cincinnati, OH
Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, February 24-27, 2011, Philadelphia, PA
Academy Of Criminal Justice Studies, March 1-5, 2011, Toronto, ON
Society For American Music, March 9-13, 2011, Cincinnati, OH
Society For Cinema And Media Studies, March 10-13, 2011, New Orleans, LA
International Studies Association, March 16-19, 2011, Montreal, QC
Organization Of American Historians Annual Meeting, March 17-20, 2011, Houston, TX
Midwest Sociological Society Annual Meeting, March 24-27, 2011, St. Louis, MO
Art Libraries Society Of North America, March 24-28, 2011, Minneapolis, MN

For a comprehensive list of conferences, visit the conference schedule.

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Previous Update

The December 2010 update introduced Medieval Studies to Oxford Bibliographies.