Blueprint

Blueprint is the magazine for staff at the University of Oxford. Published twice a term, Blueprint carries a mix of news and features, plus information about people and awards, and other aspects of University and College life. 

Blueprint is written and produced by the University's Public Affairs Directorate, and edited by freelance editor Sally Croft. It is printed by Oxuniprint.

Blueprint November 2014

Ideas for items or synopses for articles are welcome in writing either by emailing blueprint@admin.ox.ac.uk or sending a letter to Blueprint Editor, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD.  

If you would like to receive an email alert when future issues of Blueprint are published, please send a blank email to blueprintlist-subscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk or use the link below to set your subscription preferences (staff only).
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Blueprint FAQs

When will the next issue be published? 

Forthcoming issues will be published on the following dates:

  • 27 November 2014
  • 5 February 2015
  • 26 March 2015
  • 21 May 2015
  • 23 July 2015

How can I get hold of a copy of Blueprint? 

Blueprint is distributed free of charge to departments and colleges; individuals can also request their own personal copy at www.staffsubs.ox.ac.uk (available to members of University and college staff only).

My department or college doesn't get enough copies/doesn't get its own delivery: who do I need to talk to? 

To change the number of copies your college or department is sent, please email gazette@admin.ox.ac.uk stating your contact details, whether your institution already receives any copies and the number you would like to receive now. Please note that this should only be copies for common rooms, noticeboards and reception areas – individuals will receive personally addressed copies (from January 2015). 

Can you notify me when a new issue is available?

You can subscribe to a notification list which will send you an email whenever a new issue of Blueprint is available. If you wish to be added to this list, please send an empty email message to blueprintlist-subscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk . A confirmation message will be sent to you.  

I no longer wish to be notified when a new issue is available. How can I remove myself from the email list? 

To remove your address from the list, send an empty e-mail message to blueprintlist-unsubscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk. A confirmation message will be sent to you. 

How do I change the email address to which my notification is being sent? 

First you need to unsubscribe your old email address by sending an empty e-mail message to blueprintlist-unsubscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk. Then you can subscribe from your new email address by sending an empty email message to blueprintlist-subscribe@maillist.ox.ac.uk

Who do I talk to about submitting an idea for an article? 

Ideas for items or synopses for articles are welcome in writing either by emailing blueprint@admin.ox.ac.uk or sending a letter to Blueprint Editor, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD. 

Who writes and produces Blueprint? 

Blueprint is written and produced by the University's Public Affairs Directorate. It is edited by freelance editor Sally Croft. 

How can I advertise in Blueprint? 

Blueprint includes full-colour display advertisements in half A4 (landscape) and quarter A4 (portrait/landscape) sizes. Before submitting your advertisement, please contact us (01865 280548) as soon as possible to check the availability of space in the issue or issues of your choice. For more information please see Advertising in Blueprint

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