SCOPUS (includes Geobase)
Ovid SP (includes GeoRef and CAB Abstracts)
ProQuest (includes International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS), EconLit, Worldwide Political Science Abstracts, etc.)
Sage Research Methods Online (SRMO)
Lyell Collection (full text from the Geological Society of London)
Guide: Remote Access
The main method of accessing subscription resources off campus is:
For further information see the Bodleian Libraries remote access guide.
Other useful guides include:-
For a complete list of All Guides
Awards for Publications
Royal Geographical Society - IBG Gill Memorial Award is conferred as an encouragement to geographical research in early career researchers who have shown great potential
Dr. Richard Powell, University Lecturer in Human Geography, for research on historical and Polar geography.
This 'Getting Started' page gives you links to key resources and information about new publications. The tabs above lead to more in-depth information about:
Finding journal articles
E-books & online reference works
Theses & dissertations
News & analysis
If you wish to ask a question, recommend a resource for purchase or book a research appointment, then please contact the Subject Specialist for Geography, Sue Bird. Sue is based in the Radcliffe Science Library and runs a weekly "surgery" in the Department. Suggestions about this online guide are also very welcome!
Library Assistant for New Readers
Library Assistant is our online guide to library services for new undergraduate students. It is adapted to work on smartphones and tablets so you can access it anywhere. You can use Library Assistant to -
- Find libraries around Oxford
- Get help finding books on your reading lists
- Get information about library WiFi, passwords and photocopying
- ...and much more
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For the very latest additions to the Radcliffe Science Library in all aspects of Geography please visit http://www.refworks.com/refshare2?site=040601159502400000/110091342526415295/069491340131345000
Collection Development Policy
There is a wide variety of material within the Radcliffe Science Library on research methodologies suitable for dissertation or thesis preparation.
This includes material on the actual process of academic writing, citation principles, etc.
For a list of recent material in this area please visit http://www.refworks.com/refshare2?site=040601159502400000/RWWEB108195221/046821298647815000