A more open world should work for everyone: Celebrating International Open Access Week 2021
International Open Access Week takes place between Monday 25 October and Sunday 31 October this year. The theme for this year is It Matters How We Open Knowledge: Building Structural Equity. Open research means faster, more equitable access to cutting edge findings, driving disciplines forward, and introducing transparency into the research process. As the world’s largest university press publishe
Oxford Open Neuroscience joins OUP’s flagship Oxford Open journal series
Oxford University Press is delighted to announce the launch of the sixth title in the Oxford Open series, Oxford Open Neuroscience.
NEW REPORT: lack of skills holds back digital learning, affecting both students and teachers
While 68% of teachers rate poor access to the internet or a device as the biggest barrier to digital learning, 56% said it was held back by a lack of digital skills among parents, teachers, and learners
Oxford University Press announces publishing collaboration with university libraries in Australia and New Zealand
Oxford University Press and the Council of Australian University Librarians (CAUL) have reached a Read & Publish agreement, providing access to OUP’s full journal collection of 366 peer-reviewed journals
Exploring the language of climate change – a special Oxford English Dictionary update
The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) takes place 31st October – 12th November in Glasgow. To mark the occasion, Oxford Languages announces the launch of its latest Oxford English Dictionary (OED) update, dedicated to exploring the language of climate change.
As our understanding of how climate affects our planet progresses, so does the language we use to describe it. Early
Oxford University Press partners with Nanjing Agricultural University to publish Horticulture Research journal
Oxford University Press and Nanjing Agricultural University are pleased to announce that OUP will publish the journal, Horticulture Research, beginning January 2022.
Oxford University Press pays tribute to Professor Laura Marcus
Colleagues at Oxford University Press were saddened to hear of the loss of OUP Delegate, Professor Laura Marcus FBA, this week following a short illness.
Laura was Goldsmiths Professor of English Literature in the Faculty of English and Fellow of New College. Alongside an influential career as a literary scholar with work spanning modernism, Virginia Woolf, and fiction and film, she held the r
Oxford University Press unveils environmental sustainability ambitions for the future
The publisher has set clear targets to reduce its carbon footprint, source sustainable paper, and minimize waste.
OUP journals to publish unprecedented climate change editorial from health journals
Over 60 medical journals published by Oxford University Press have announced their support for a joint editorial which calls for emergency action on climate change and nature crisis
Oxford University Press launches new branding as the next step in its digital transition
Oxford University Press (OUP), the world’s largest university press, has today launched new branding which supports its ongoing transformation to become a digital-first business and enhance its aim to make knowledge and learning more accessible through the power of technology.
OUP has been advancing knowledge and learning since its origins in the sixteenth century, and today it produces high-q
Oxford University Press joins forces with PAW Patrol™ to inspire English learning from as young as three
Oxford University Press (OUP) and Nickelodeon today launch 20 new books for children learning English as a foreign language globally, offering fun and action-packed adventures with much loved PAW Patrol characters, just as the series hits the big screen this week. PAW Patrol airs on Nickelodeon and is produced by Spin Master Entertainment.
With PAW Patrol: The Movie set to capture the attention
OUP and RAS launch new open access journal, RAS Techniques and Instruments
Oxford University Press and the Royal Astronomical Society today announce a new open access journal in the fields of Astronomy and Geophysics, 'RAS Techniques & Instruments'
Oxford University Press sees strong shift to digital in a year of disruption
OUP reacted to meet unprecedented demand for digital access in learning and research.
The majority of teachers and educators do not believe science education is fit for the future
Fewer than half of the respondents (46 per cent) who took part in The Evolution of Science Education survey by Oxford University Press believe that the science curriculum in their country prepares children for the challenges our world will face in the future.
OUP journals receive increased Journal Impact Factors™
Following the release of the latest Journal Citation Reports™ from Clarivate, OUP has today confirmed that 307 OUP titles now receive a Journal Impact Factor™, while 258 journals saw an increase in their Journal Impact Factor™. Source: Journal Citation Reports™ from Clarivate, 2021
AlphaMed Press partners with Oxford University Press to publish journals
Oxford University Press (OUP) and AlphaMed Press announce that OUP will publish three AlphaMed Press journals from January 2022
Oxford University Press launches Oxford Open Economics, the latest in the Oxford Open journal series
Oxford University Press has today announced the launch of Oxford Open Economics, the fifth title in its flagship Oxford Open journal series
Oxford University Press joins Lit in Colour to help schools create a more representative reading experience in the classroom and beyond
The UK’s leading educational publisher, Oxford University Press (OUP), has joined Penguin Random House’s Lit in Colour campaign to positively reach and engage with primary school teachers and parents to encourage more representative and inclusive reading experiences in classrooms and beyond.
Launched last year by Penguin Random House, alongside race equality think tank The Runnymede Trust, L
Third time lucky for Open University winners of the OUP & ICCA National Mooting Competition
The Open University were named winners of this year's OUP & ICCA National Mooting Competition, held virtually on Monday 14 June 2021.