News for April, 2013

APRIL 25, 2013

Celebrating Ella Fitzgerald

Learn more about the “First Lady of Jazz” Ella Fitzgerald on the 25th April, the day which would have been her 96th birthday.

APRIL 24, 2013

New Benezit titles join the Oxford Reference Library collection

Two new Oxford Reference Library titles have been added, further expanding Oxford Reference’s global art content. Find out more by visiting the What's New page.

APRIL 4, 2013

New titles join the Oxford Quick Reference collection

Three new titles and two new editions including A Dictionary of Forensic Science have been to the site this April. Find out more by visiting the What's New page.  

APRIL 3, 2013

Snakes, space, and spiders

Garrett Oliver, brewmaster of The Brooklyn Brewery and one of the world’s foremost authorities on the subject of beer, considers the evolution of the encyclopedia, and raises a glass to the compelling nature of reference content. Read more >

APRIL 1, 2013

Dip, double-dip, or triple-dip?

Using the UK as a case study co-authors of the Dictionary of Economics, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles, take a look at the recession and highlight how it has brought about the coining of new terms and the redefinition of others. Read more...