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E-Books Guide

OUP (Oxford Academic)

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Oxford Academic is the home of the Oxford University Press platform for research. It provides access to over three million journal articles and over 40,000 books.


Staff, students, faculty 


Access on and off campus via library catalogue.


Books may be printed on a chapter by chapter basis subject to copyright limits.


Oxford Academic books may be downloaded or read online 

Titles can be downloaded to any device that supports Adobe Digital Editions. 

Downloaded books will remain on your device for one or more days, depending on the loan periods offered (these vary by title).

Annotation and other features As books are only available via PDF or HTML, annotation is not available.


All pages can be magnified up to 400%; text is reflowable. Most content is available in both PDF or HTML format.

Accessible copies of OUP e-books are available upon request.

For further information, please see the OUP's Accessibility statement.