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E-resources A-Z

Full A-Z list of the e-resources the Library subscribes to, plus useful free resources at the bottom of each page.

Use LibrarySearch to find individual e-books and e-journal titles.

Subscription resources

Resource In LibrarySearch? DescriptionType Useful for
OECD iLibrary Fully in LibrarySearch - search now OECD's Online Library for books, papers and statistics and the gateway to OECD's analysis and data; does not include access to the IEA statistical series
  • Full-text resource
  • E-journal collection
  • Social Sciences
Online Egyptological Bibliography Not in LibrarySearch Access to the Annual Egyptological Bibliography (AEB) combined with the Bibliographie Altägypten (BA), providing coverage from 1822 to 2002
  • Database
  • Humanities
Open Book Publishers Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Social enterprise run by scholars around the world to give access to readers on research within Humanities and Social Sciences
  • E-books service
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Orbis Bank Focus: now Moody's Analytics Bank Focus
Orlando Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Women's writing in the British Isles from 612 BC: authors' lives, writing careers, etc
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
Osiris Not in LibrarySearch Database of information on listed, and major unlisted/delisted, companies around the world. The information is very detailed and includes a lot more than financial reports.
  • Database
  • Social Sciences
Ovid (from Wolters-Kluwer) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Mostly medical and sports sciences journals
  • E-journal collection
  • Sciences
  • Social Sciences
Oxford Art Online Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Access point for several key art reference resources:
  • Grove Art Online
  • Benezit Dictionary of Artists
  • Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms
  • Encyclopedia of Aesthetics
  • Oxford Companion to Western Art
  • Full-text resource
  • Reference resource
  • Image collection
  • Humanities
Oxford Bibliographies Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Listings of accurate and reliable resources for a wide range of topics collated by academic experts, with articles about current scholarship
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
Oxford Classical Dictionary online Fully in LibrarySearch - search now An authoritative reference on the ancient Greek and Roman world, updated all the time, unlike its print version.
  • E-book collection
  • Humanities
Oxford Companion to Western Art - via Oxford Art Online Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Coverage of over 1,700 artists and their work, plus coverage of art movements, theory, and criticism, regional and cultural surveys, and museums and galleries by city
  • Full-text resource
  • Reference resource
  • Image collection
  • Humanities
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Illustrated collection of specially written biographies of people from around the world who shaped all aspects of Britain's past
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Oxford English Dictionary (OED) online Not in LibrarySearch Authoritative dictionary of the English language, incorporating the Oxford Historical Thesaurus
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Oxford Handbooks Online
  • to find the handbooks for your subject area, click Browse by Subject and choose from the list
Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Thorough introductions to the current thinking on a field or topic in the following subject areas:
  • Archaeology
  • Business and management
  • History
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Political science
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • E-books service
  • Humanities
Oxford Historical Treaties (OHT) Not in LibrarySearch Key resource for historical treaty research, including full text of The Consolidated Treaty Series, a comprehensive collection of treaties of all nations from 1648-1919
  • Database
  • Full-text resource
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Oxford Journals (from Oxford University Press) Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Access to ca 90 full-text titles, mainly 1996 onwards, plus access to the main archives for all OUP titles
  • E-journal collection
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences
Oxford Music Online Partially in LibrarySearch - search now Authoritative music reference resource, including the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians and New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, Grove Music Online, the Oxford Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Companion to Music
  • Reference resource
  • Humanities
Oxford Reference Online Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Large collection of subject dictionaries and guides
  • Reference resource
  • E-books service
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics Not in LibrarySearch Peer reviewed articles providing up to date overviews on a wide range of politics topics
  • Reference resource
  • Social Sciences
Oxford Scholarly Authorities on International Law Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Full-text online editions of OUP reference works and treaties on international law
  • Reference resource
  • Social Sciences
Oxford Scholarship Online (from Oxford University Press) Fully in LibrarySearch - search now Academic monographs from key disciplines in the humanities, sciences, social sciences, medicine, and law
  • E-books service
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities

Recommended free resources

Resource Description
OAIster Indexes over 2000 open access collections worldwide (over 50 million records)
OECD Statistics Portal Browse down to the statistics section of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development website. Covers economic data on a wide range of topics
Official Documents All Command Papers and House of Commons Papers, as well as key Departmental Papers published May 2005 onwards
Official Documents Archive Selection of full text White papers, Green papers, Consultative documents, etc, published between 1994 and 2005
OFFSTATS Official statistics on the web
Old Maps Online Online search gateway to historical maps in libraries around the world
OneLook® Dictionaries Links to 740 dictionaries
Online Books Page Directory of online texts on the internet, compiled, hosted and managed by the University of Pennsylvania Library. Try the search screen, or browse the listings.
Oxford Classical Dictionary Authoritative reference on the ancient Greek and Roman world
Oxford Text Archive Over 2000 electronic plain-text versions of (mainly out-of copyright) texts in literature, languages, and linguistics, including manuscripts. You need to submit your email address, and texts will be emailed to you as a WinZip file.
 

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