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Publications and Newsletters

AAD News Alert

The AAD News Alert provides regular updates about academic administration and matters relating to students – from admissions to graduation. It is sent as an e-newsletter once every two weeks on a Monday, and includes the latest news, key events and deadlines.  Anyone can sign up – whether you work in a college, a division or a department, or the UAS.

Annual review

The University's Annual Review contains articles on research and developments at Oxford as well as appointments, benefactions and the year's financial statements. It is published at the start of Hilary term.


Blueprint  is the University staff magazine. Produced by Public Affairs, it is published once a term and carries a mix of news and features.

Blueprint Bulletin 

Blueprint Bulletin is the University's new monthly e-newsletter which supplements Blueprint – the termly printed staff magazine.

Bodleian Libraries update

A termly bulletin from Bodley's Librarian about new services and changes taking place at the Libraries.

Daily news alert

A daily digest of local, national and international news relating to the collegiate University. Produced by the Public Affairs Directorate, it is available on subscription by email. To subscribe, email

Equality and diversity

The Equality & Diversity newsletter is a termly newsletter  providing updates on equality initiatives and highlighting events.

Estates Services newsletter

A termly e-bulletin aimed at heads of department, departmental administrators, facilities and building managers and others interested in the work of Estates Services.

Finance bulletin

A monthly e-bulletin providing financial information for departments. It is sent to departmental administrators and finance officers.

Financial statements

The Financial Statements are produced annually in January. They consolidate the accounts of the University and its subsidiary companies and associated bodies.


The Gazette  is the authorised journal of record of the collegiate University. Produced by Public Affairs, it is published weekly from September to July (with brief breaks in the Christmas and Easter vacations).

HRIS bulletin

A monthly e-bulletin providing users of the University’s HR Information System (CoreHR) with essential guidance and information.

IT Services

News from IT Services is a termly e-newsletter, providing updates on major projects, service developments and forthcoming events.


A fortnightly newsletter  for library staff (Note: this is access restricted).

Oxford magazine

The Oxford Magazine (available through single sign-on) is not an official publication of the University but an independent magazine edited by members of the University and published by the Delegates of Oxford University Press. It is published four times per term (Noughth, Second, Fifth and Eighth Weeks). For further information, contact

OxfordMedSci News

The monthly e-newsletter for all staff and students within the Medical Sciences Division. 

Oxford Women's Network newsletter

A fortnightly email containing a round-up of news and events relating to women at Oxford.


QUAD is the University's alumni magazine. It covers all aspects of life at Oxford, from research to sporting events. The print magazine appears once a year in May, while the website is updated continually.

Race Equality Network (REN) newsletter

A fortnightly email about events around the University and city, as well as news about race equality issues.

Research support

Research Accounts Bulletin is a periodic e-newsletter  about post-award issues, such as funder news, policy and process changes.

Research Services News is a regular news bulletin about issues and events relating to research funding and administration.

Student systems bulletin

An online bulletin containing updates on timescales, activity, user testing and training related to the Student Systems Programme.

University of Oxford calendar

An annual compendium of information about departments, colleges, committees and University Officers. It includes lists of the recipients of honorary degrees for the past ten years, and degree results for the immediately preceding year. Published by OUP, it can be purchased in local bookshops.

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