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Oxford Research Encyclopedias (OREs) offers peer-reviewed, article-style writings that are authored and edited by leading scholars in a variety of subject areas. 

The platform offers twenty-five distinct encyclopedias that cover foundational and cutting-edge topics in major areas of research for the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. 

Currently, UBC Library has full-text access to the following

  • Oxford Classical Dictionary - one user at a time
  • Encyclopedia of Latin American History - unlimited users
  • Encyclopedia of Social Work  - one user at a time

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Latin American Studies; Social Work; Classical Studies

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