The library has recently purchased two new titles to add to Oxford Reference Online. The collection offers a huge range of extensively linked, up to date, and cross-searchable reference works.
The Oxford encyclopedia of medieval warfare and military technology
All aspects of warfare and military technology in medieval times are examined with articles on military leaders; battles; sieges; individual fortresses; and military technology focusing on subjects such as armour, navigational techniques, and siege warfare tactics.
The Oxford encyclopedia of maritime history
This covers the entire history of seafaring, from ancient Egyptian shipbuilders to the nuclear submarines and supertankers of today. Examines all aspects of maritime history, including naval history, shipbuilding, biographies of major figures, navigation and scientific instrumentation, maritime art and literature, commerce and economics, and international law.
- A dictionary of London placenames
- The Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations
- The new encyclopedia of insects and their allies
- The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature
We now have over 200 titles as electronic editions that are fully cross-searchable through our premium sites website listing and individually added on our catalogue.