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Summer Schools: Online library resources

A brief guide to Oxford University Libraries

Guides to resources

Oxford online LibGuides cover many different topics:


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You have access to a wealth of electronic resources via any college or library computer.

SOLO ( is the search and discovery tool for the Oxford Libraries' vast collections of resources. A simple search box will bring back results including:

  • Holdings of printed books and journals
  • Links to electronic books and journals, including individual articles
  • Records from ORA (Oxford University Research Archive)
  • Title links to the 800+ databases via Databases A-Z




Databases A-Z

Databases A-Z  is our gateway providing access to our extensive collection of databases, electronic reference works and e-Book packages. Similarly, e-Journals A-Z  provides a link to Oxford University e-Journals, where you can access thousands of online journals, by a simple title search.