SCELC ishappy to announce special pricing for a resource from Oxford University Press (OUP). The brand new Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO), targets the fields of English Literature, Philosophy, History, and Religion, and includes hundreds of poems, plays, and prose works, written by writers active between 1485 and 1660.
Please note that this offer expires at 7 pm CDT on Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
Description & Content (descriptions provided by Oxford University Press)
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO)
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online is a major new publishing initiative from Oxford University Press. It features the full text of over 170 scholarly editions of material written between 1485 and 1660, including Shakespeare’s plays and the poetry of John Donne.
The collection is set to grow into a massive virtual library, ultimately including the entirety of Oxford’s distinguished list of authoritative scholarly editions. Online publication of these essential scholarly resources opens up new possibilities for search and comparison, making texts more accessible, cross-searchable and interconnected, than ever before. Current subject modules include:
• Early Seventeenth Century Drama
• Early Seventeenth Century Prose
• Early Seventeenth Century Verse
• Renaissance Drama
• Renaissance Prose
• Renaissance Verse
Additionally, OSEO provides libraries service and support with:
• Options to purchase or subscribe
• COUNTER-compliant statistics at title level
• MARC21 records available free of charge
• OpenURL compliance, connecting citations straight into your library catalogue
• Conformance with WCAG accessibility guidelines and ‘AA’ compliant
• RSS feeds delivering the latest news and title list straight to your desktop
• DOIs for all included editions
• Superior customer support providing subscribers and users with timely responses and assistance
An online guided tour of OSEO can be found at the following URL:
Free hosting for 12 months. If no additional uploads are purchased for the same subject module within a year after the 12-month free hosting period, hosting will be charged at $100 per subject module. Annual hosting fees are capped at $500.
All subject modules are available as unlimited access subscriptions, or as one-time purchases with the option to purchase additional supplemental uploads as they are released by Oxford.
Prices on subscriptions or purchases are based on the same discount structure: 15% discount off of list price for 1 subject module, 20% for 2-3 modules, 25% for 4-5 modules, and 30% for 6-7 modules.
To access the trials for Oxford Scholarly Editions Online, use the URL below and the following username and password:
Username : scelctrial
NOTE: To use the above trial credentials, make sure to enter them in the Subscriber Login box, highlighted in light brown on the left-hand side of the homepage. Do not try to use the “Sign In” link at the top right of the homepage.
Please contact Jenifer W. Maloney or Eric Chao for an order form, which is due back to the SCELC office via fax (888.715.7167) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 7 pm CDT on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Note that the order form is rather lengthy, so please only fax back the pages on the order form you need.
Jenifer W. Maloney
Consortia Account Manager
Telephone: +1-919-677-0977 Ext 5271
Telephone: +1-800-745-6476 (toll free in US and Canada)