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February 16, 2017

What's new in February 2017

This month we are focused on expanding our content within the Dictionary Plus titles. Find out more >

February 13, 2017

Five tragic love stories across time

We had a look through myth and time and discovered some couples whose course of true love did not run smooth. Who would you add to the list? Read more >

February 6, 2017

What kind of cheese are you?

From cheddar to camembert, we want to know... what kind of cheese are you? Take the quiz >

February 3, 2017

A spotlight on… science

Delve in to science on Oxford Reference with sample articles, quotations, and blogs, or find out about the newest books published online. Read more >

January 24, 2017

Robert Burns in quotations

"Should auld acquaintance be forgot" — a look at Robert Burns' best loved and most quoted poetry. Read more >

January 19, 2017

What's new in January 2017

Books have been added to both Oxford Reference collections, including The International Studies Encyclopedia and The Oxford Companion to Cheese. Find out more >

December 20, 2016

British and Irish family names [infographic]

Discover a brief exploration of family name statistics in Britain and Ireland with our infographic. Read more >

December 13, 2016

Quotes of the year 2016 [quiz]

Test your knowledge of current affairs and memorable quotations from 2016. Do you know who said what? >

December 9, 2016

2016’s most popular baby names and their meanings

We've delved into the epithetical etymology of the top five girls’ and boys’ baby names. Has your name made the list? >

December 8, 2016

Oxford Reference title reviewed by The Bookbag

Find out how The Bookbag reviewed the The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation. Read more >

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