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Search Widget

Librarians or site administrators who wish to provide a convenient short cut into Oxford Reference are invited to use the Quick Search box below. Simply copy the HTML and add it to your own web page, giving your patrons an instant connection to Oxford Reference content. Consider adding the search widget to a page of your institution's recommended reference databases!

We encourage institutions to feature this as a fast and seamless alternative to access Oxford's reference entries and titles.

Quick Search Widget:

Search Oxford Reference Online

 

Copy this code:

<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="IE=edge,chrome=1">
<title></title>
<meta name="description" content="">
<meta content="width=device-width; initial-scale=1.0; maximum-scale=1.0; user-scalable=0;" name="viewport">
<head>
<title>Oxford Reference Online Search Box Example</title>
</head>
<body>
<!-- Start Search Oxford Reference Online -->
<form action="http://www.oxfordreference.com/search" method="get" target="_blank" style="border: 1px solid #aaa; width:200px; padding:10px; background-color:#fff;">
<img alt="Search Oxford Reference Online" src="http://www.oxfordreference.com/staticfiles/assets/assets/oxford-reference.gif" style="display:block; margin-bottom:5px;" title="Search Oxford Reference Online" />
<input maxlength="100" name="q" style="display:inline-block; width: 168px; padding:0px 4px; height: 20px; margin: 0; color:#333; font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-weight: normal; font-size: 12px; line-height:20px; background-color: #eee; border: 1px solid #aaa; vertical-align:top; -webkit-border-top-left-radius: 4px; -webkit-border-bottom-left-radius: 4px; -moz-border-radius-topleft: 4px; -moz-border-radius-bottomleft: 4px; border-top-left-radius: 4px; border-bottom-left-radius: 4px; border-right:none;" type="text" value=""  placeholder="Search all entries" /><input alt="Search" src="http://www.oxfordreference.com/staticfiles/assets/assets/search-button.gif" style="display:inline-block; vertical-align:top; width:22px; height: 22px; margin:0; padding:0;" title="Search" type="image" />

</form>
<!-- End Search Oxford Reference Online -->
</body>
</html>