What's New

July 2013

2013 Interactive Media Award

Oxford Bibliographies, in the category 'Reference', has won the Interactive Media Awards™ 2013 'Best in Class' Award. The IMA recognize the highest standards of excellence in website design and development and honor individuals and organizations for their outstanding achievement. The Best in Class award is the highest honor bestowed by the Interactive Media Awards. It represents the very best in planning, execution and overall professionalism.

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New and Updated Articles

Oxford Bibliographies is regularly updated with new articles and additions to existing articles. This month, 145 new articles have been added and revised across the following subjects. New articles this month are noted by an *asterisk under Articles and Contributors on each subject page.

African Studies
American Literature
Atlantic History
Biblical Studies
British and Irish Literature
Childhood Studies
Cinema and Media Studies


International Law
International Relations
Islamic Studies
Latin American 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.

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.).

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Learn how the Oxford Index Underbar works

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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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