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Cecilia McDowall commissioned for this year's King's College, Cambridge carol service

November 12, 2021

Oxford University Press is pleased to announce that Cecilia McDowall has been commissioned to compose a new carol for the Choir of King's College, Cambridge Christmas Eve service.

Becky McGlade signs with Oxford University Press

January 25, 2021

Becky McGlade first published with OUP in Spring 2020 with choral pieces My beloved spake, A spotless Rose, and Come, my Way, my Truth, my Life, and we are delighted to be formalising an agreement with her to develop our relationship further.

Oxford University Press supports SHAPE’s celebration of the social sciences, humanities, and arts

January 19, 2021

Oxford University Press (OUP) is proud to announce its support of the SHAPE initiative, which aims to raise awareness of the term ’SHAPE’ and highlight the role those subjects play in our everyday lives.

Oxford World’s Classics series available in one digital space for the first time

January 11, 2020

Oxford University Press (OUP) is delighted to announce that a large selection of the flagship Oxford World’s Classics (OWC) series is now available online in a single digital resource for the first time.

OUP author wins the Cundill Prize

December 4, 2020

Oxford University Press is delighted to celebrate the news that OUP author, Professor Camilla Townsend, has won the Cundill History Prize for her work, Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs.

Composer Cecilia McDowall awarded the Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Works Collection

December 1, 2020

Oxford University Press is delighted to announce that The Ivors Academy has awarded OUP composer Cecilia McDowall the prestigious Ivor Novello Award for Outstanding Works Collection.

Oxford University Press’s flagship What Everyone Needs to Know ® series available in one digital space for the first time

November 16, 2020

Oxford University Press (OUP) has released over 100 titles from the What Everyone Needs to Know® series online, giving readers access to them in one digital space for the very first time.

Oxford University Press adds hundreds of new titles to digital research platform, Oxford Scholarship Online

November 11, 2020

Oxford University Press (OUP) is happy to announce the launch of hundreds of new titles on Oxford Scholarship Online.

OUP celebrates their Nobel Prize winning authors

October 14, 2020

Oxford University Press is delighted to have published so many of this year’s Nobel laureates across the various disciplines.

OUP title makes the shortlist for the Cundill History Prize

September 30, 2020

OUP is delighted with the recent news that Professor Camila Townsend’s Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs has been shortlisted for the Cundill History Prize in what has been an especially significant year for how we think about history.

Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press publish report into the use of monographs in a digital environment

May 27, 2020

Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press today publish a new report entitled, Researcher’s perspectives on the purpose and value of the monograph: Using and engaging with monographs in a digital environment.

Oxford University Press book wins Pulitzer Prize for second year in a row

May 11, 2020

Oxford University Press is proud to announce that Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America by W. Caleb McDaniel is the winner of the 2020 Pulitzer Prize in History. This is the second consecutive year that an OUP book has won this prestigious award.

Stephen Cleobury (1948 - 2019)

November 25, 2019

It is with great sadness that Oxford University Press shares the news of the death of Sir Stephen Cleobury. He is survived by his wife Emma and two daughters.

Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press announce the results of a joint global survey into the future of the scholarly monograph

October 1, 2019

After a collaborative process to undertake a major research survey, the world's two biggest university presses find that monographs continue to play a crucial role for researchers

James Whitbourn signs with Oxford University Press

July 11, 2019

Oxford University Press announced that GRAMMY-nominated composer James Whitbourn has signed a long-term publishing agreement with Oxford.

Law Teacher of the Year announced at OUP’s Celebrating Excellence in Law Teaching conference

June 28, 2019

Sabrina Germain of City, University of London was named Law Teacher of the Year at the annual Celebrating Excellence in Law Teaching conference.

Second time lucky as UCL emerge as national mooting champions

June 20, 2019

On Thursday 20th June 2019, Shemuel Sheikh and Gareth Deane representing University College London were declared winners of the final of the OUP and ICCA National Mooting Competition 2018-19.

Oxford University Press Announces Collaborative Print & Digital Monograph Acquisition Pilot with Big Ten Academic Alliance

March 20, 2019

Oxford University Press (OUP) announced it is partnering with the Big Ten Academic Alliance (BTAA) to deliver access to scholarly content from the University of Oxford, via the University Press Scholarship Online (UPSO) platform, to students, faculty, and patrons digitally and in print. This is the first collaboration on book content between BTAA and OUP.

Two OUP Composers Featured at 2019 ACDA Conference

December 3, 2018

The American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) has extended the invitation to acclaimed British composer John Rutter to headline, and has programed the North American premiere of Will Todd's Passion Music at the 2019 National Conference in Kansas City, Missouri, USA from February 27 to March 2, 2019.

OUP confirms 2018 Impact Factor growth

July 31, 2018

Following the release of the 2017 Journal Citation Report® from Clarivate Analytics, OUP is delighted to confirm that we now publish 269 titles receiving an Impact Factor with 171 journals receiving an increase in their Impact Factor.

OUP and ICCA National Mooting Competition 2018

July 10, 2018

On Thursday 28th June 2018, Daniel Cullen and Santosh Carvalho representing Birkbeck, University of London were declared winners of the final of the OUP and ICCA National Mooting Competition 2017-18.

Law Teacher of the Year announced at OUP’s Celebrating Excellence in Law Teaching conference

June 20, 2018

Lydia Bleasdale of the University of Leeds, UK has been named Law Teacher of the Year at the Celebrating Excellence in Law Teaching conference held today.

Music at the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle

May 22, 2018

Oxford University Press is the proud publisher of a number of key works performed at the Royal Wedding of His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms. Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle on Saturday 19 May 2018.

OUP launches second reference publishing white paper

April 17, 2018

A multinational survey of over 1,000 undergraduate and master’s students finds that 75% of students rely on library-acquired reference content in their studies, in addition to using freely available resources

Two choral composers sign with Oxford Music: David Bednall and Sarah Quartel

January 8, 2018

Oxford signs two new choral composers.