May 24, 2022

Oxford University Press Adding 20 New Titles to OUP Journals Collection for 2016

From an Oxford University Press Announcement: We are delighted to announce final confirmation that 20 prestigious journals will be joining the Oxford Journals Collection for 2016, 14 of which are brand new to OUP. This brings our total Collection offering to 311 journals. These include highly regarded titles such as Pain Medicine and the Journal […]

Niko Pfund, ‎President and Academic Publisher at Oxford University Press, Appointed to DPLA Board of Directors

From the Digital Public Library: The Digital Public Library of America is pleased to announce the appoint of Niko Pfund to its distinguished Board of Directors. Pfund is the Global Academic Publisher of Oxford University Press, and President of Oxford University Press, USA. [Clip] Fund, a graduate of Amherst College, began his career at Oxford […]

Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2011: Squeezed Middle

From the OUPBlog: Every year, the dictionaries teams at Oxford University Press in the UK and the US put their heads together and come up with a Word (or Phrase) of the Year. This year, for the first time, both the UK and US teams have agreed on a global Word of the Year: squeezed […]

"University of California Press in E-Book Partnership with Oxford"

From a PW Article by Andrew Albanese: The University of California Press is partnering with Oxford University Press to launch California Scholarship Online/CALSO on OUP’s recently-launched University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) platform. UC officials said CALSO is set to launch in March, 2012, with more than 450 titles across four major subject areas: history, classics, […]

Oxford University Press Launches Major New Online Platform for Cross-University Press Monograph Content

From the Announcement: Oxford University Press (OUP) is pleased to announce the creation of an online platform for university press monograph content. Having redeveloped the award-winning Oxford Scholarship Online, OUP is launching University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) and inviting the University Press community to take advantage of a fully enabled XML environment. [Clip] First phase […]

Serials: "Political Analysis and Social Media: A Case Study for Journals"

From the Oxford University Press Blog by R. Michael Alvarez, Professor of Political Science at Caltech and co-editor with Jonathan N. Katz of Political Analysis: After my co-editor, Jonathan N. Katz, and I took over editorship of Political Analysis in January 2010, one of our primary goals was to extend the readership and intellectual reach […]