When it comes to the world of academic publishing, there is one name
that stands heads and shoulders above the rest of the crowds. The
Oxford University Press is the biggest university press on the planet. The
University of Oxford is the oldest university in the English speaking world,
with evidence of teaching being carried out from as far back as 1096.
Whilst the university has been involved in the print trade since the late
15th century, the brand itself was first formally established 1586 when
Queen Elizabeth I granted Oxford the right to...