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Oxfordshire History for Continuing Education: Further research

A guide to finding resources on the history of Oxford and Oxfordshire

British History Online

British History Online

British History Online Contains much free information, but additional content can be viewed if you access it through Databases A-Z.

Of particular interest:

  • Full text access to available online volumes of  the Victoria County History for Oxfordshire and Berkshire
  • Ordnance Survey 1:10,560 and 1:2.500 Epoch 1 maps for Oxfordshire and Berkshire

Oxfordshire History Centre

The Oxfordshire History Centre, based in Cowley, holds the county archives and record office, and the local studies library.

See the Oxfordshire History Centre website for more information about the collections held, and services available.

Some useful websites