What's new in May 2018?

May 24, 2018

May 2018 Oxford Reference update

This month three updated titles have been added to the Quick Reference collection, and one updated title has been added to the Reference Library collection.

The Oxford Companion to the English Language (2 ed.)

The Oxford Companion to the English Language (2 ed.)
Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur, and Lise Fontaine
Quick Reference

This new edition of a landmark Companion notably focuses on World Englishes, English language teaching, English as an international language, and the effect of technological advances on the English language.

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     The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists (2 ed.)

The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists (2 ed.)
Ann Lee Morgan
Quick Reference

An indispensable biographical and critical guide to American art from colonial times to contemporary postmodernism, this dictionary offers readers a wealth of factual detail on and analysis of America’s leading artists, along with analysis of their work.

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  A Dictionary of Public Health (2 ed.)
A Dictionary of Public Health (2 ed.)
Miquel Porta and John M. Last
Quick Reference

This dictionary covers terms used in public health science and practice, including areas such as communicable disease control, epidemiology, genetics, nutrition, toxicology, social work, sanitation and public health engineering, environmental sciences, and administration.

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     Australian Law Dictionary (3 ed.)
Australian Law Dictionary (3 ed.)
Edited by Trischa Mann
Reference Library

This dictionary is a key reference for those who need familiarity with—and comprehensive knowledge of—Australian legal terms.

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