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Oxford Handbooks Online

Link to database


Network username and password required off campus.


Oxford Handbooks Online brings together the world's leading scholars to write review essays that evaluate the current thinking on a field or topic, and make an original argument about the future direction of the debate. The Oxford Handbooks are one of the most successful and cited series within scholarly publishing, containing in-depth, high-level articles by scholars at the top of their field.

Students and staff at Salford have access to two sections of the site:

There are also a number of free handbooks available on a range of topics.


Business; Criminology; Management; Sociology