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Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world. It is a department of the University of Oxford and is governed by a group of 15 academics appointed by the Vice-Chancellor known as the Delegates of the Press. They are headed by the Secretary to the Delegates, who serves as OUP's chief executive and as its major representative on other university bodies. Oxford University has used a similar system to oversee the Press since the 17th century. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Oxford University Press)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'oxford university press': 32 (1.8% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'oxford university press' across all Ariadne articles: 39
  • Average number of references to 'oxford university press' per Ariadne article: 1.22
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'oxford university press': 1996-09
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  1. philip hunter (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. michael day (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. david schloen (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. charles e. jones (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. malcolm heath (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Wikipedia: Reflections on Use and Acceptance in Academic Environments

In the light of a workshop run by the Geological Society of London and Wikimedia UK, Brian Whalley reflects on the attitudes and practice of academia in respect of present-day Wikipedia content.

July 2012, issue69, feature article

Book Review: Information Need - A Theory Connecting Information Search to Knowledge Formation

Brian Whalley reviews a book about a new theory of ‘information need’ that builds upon the ideas of Allen and Taylor from the 1960s to provide a basis for information searching.

July 2012, issue69, review

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