What's New

March 2014

Updated Oxford Bibliographies Featured Author Map

Oxford Bibliographies includes articles written by over 4,000 authors from around the globe. In addition to their contributions to Oxford Bibliographies, these authors are leaders in their fields, on the forefront of new research and ideas, and are teaching at the top institutions in the world. This new interactive map highlights the extensive work of these impressive contributors and provides easy linking to their work here on Oxford Bibliographies and beyond.

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New and Updated Articles

Oxford Bibliographies is regularly updated with new articles and additions to existing articles. This month, 103 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
Childhood Studies
Chinese Studies
Cinema and Media Studies


International Law
International Relations
Islamic Studies Studies
Latin American Studies
Latino Studies
Medieval Studies

Military History
Political Science
Public Health
Renaissance and Reformation
Social Work

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.).

Read more about the Oxford Index

Learn how the Oxford Index Underbar works

Explore More Oxford Bibliographies

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Will young invincibles buy into the ACA?, by Oxford Bibliographies in Social Work author, Stephen Gorin, PhD, MSW.

Buddhism Beyond the Nation State, by Oxford Bibliographies in Buddhism Editor in Chief, Richard Payne.

10 facts about Galileo Galilei, by Oxford University Press.

10 ways to use a bibliography, by Oxford University Press.


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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