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Oxford Handbooks Online

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The Oxford Handbooks series covers 17 subject areas. The Handbooks contain specially-commissioned essays with referencing to further reading, and provide relevant information for scholars, advanced students, and practitioners.

UBC Library has purchased all handbooks in all subject areas. There are over 1200 Handbooks published as of March 2022. The following subject collections have been purchased and are accessible: 

  • Archaeology
  • Business and Management
  • Classical Studies
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Economics and Finance
  • History
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Music
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Sciences
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religion
  • Sociology

The complete title list is available here.


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