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Happy 90th birthday to the Oxford English Dictionary

Happy 90th birthday to the Oxford English Dictionary

26 April 2018

BBC Radio 2’s Chris Evans Show has launched the Oxford English Dictionary’s (OED) 90th birthday celebrations.

Closing the word gap

Closing the word gap

18 April 2018

Today we announce the findings of our recent educational research into the vocabulary levels of primary and secondary school children around the UK.

Our UK Gender Pay Gap Report

Our UK Gender Pay Gap Report

29 March 2018

We have released our UK gender pay gap report, revealing a median pay gap of 12.6 per cent, and a mean pay gap of 24.1 per cent.

Rebuilding lives and literacy in Mosul

Rebuilding lives and literacy in Mosul

13 March 2018

Book Aid International has announced that more than 7,000 brand new books donated by UK publishers, including OUP, have arrived in Mosul, Iraq.

Helping the homeless

Helping the homeless

06 March 2018

Homelessness charity Crisis visited our Oxford office to talk to OUP employees about their work helping the homeless.