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E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries: Oxford Scholarship Online

Oxford Scholarship Online

About this Resource

Oxford Scholarship Online provides E-books from Oxford Press. 
Subjects include: 

  • Biology
  • Business and Management
  • Classical Studies
  • Economics & Finance
  • History
  • Law
  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Neuroscience
  • Palliative Care
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Health & Epidemiology
  • Religion
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

For every chapter: search tags, abstracts, and full-text. (Tags and abstracts are available for 1,900 books, even if we haven't purchased the e-book.)

Use & Download Info


  • Chapters are available as web pages (HTML) via most standard web browsers and may be downloaded as PDF files.

Software requirements

  • Explicitly supported browsers are Firefox 3 and 4, Safari 5, Google Chrome 10, Internet Explorer 7, 8 and 9

Mobile options

  • No specific app is available for mobile access. Resources may be accessible from mobile browsers, but site is not optimized for mobile access.
  • PDF files may be transferred to mobile devices that have PDF reader capabilities.


Other Usage Info




Users may print a chapter at a time. Due to copyright, users may only print single copies for personal use.