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Fast access to top-quality, authoritative information on every subject - from Art to Zoology!

Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection’ is a vast online reference library, available 24/7. It combines in-depth content with authoritative, quick-reference coverage of the full subject spectrum.

A vast online reference library...

  • Over 1 million entries across 25 subjects, including an expanding range of Oxford Companions, and the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations
  • English dictionaries, and bilingual dictionaries of French, German, Spanish, and Italian
  • Timelines link over 2,000 key events in 20th-century history
  • Over 12,000 images - including 6,000 in full colour with fully searchable captions
  • 500+ full-colour maps and flags
  • Over 2,600 high-quality and carefully researched web links
  • Updated regularly


    Access from Gateshead Libraries
    To access the site from within the library, click on the link to the right

    Access from home
    If you are a Gateshead Library member, you can now access this resource from any PC. Go to www.oxfordreference.com and click on ’library card barcode login’. This will take you to a page where you can enter your full library card number - press enter and you’re in! Enjoy.







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Oxford Reference Online - Premium
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