This is the root proxy-homepage for various University of Oxford academics, and occasional esteemed alumni.
To proceed to a given user's section, you will need to know the short name used by that user. Once this has been obtained, you should add this either: as a suffix OR a prefix to www.oxford-academic.org
Registered Oxford academics normally use this unofficial resource for various reasons (accessed via sub-domains):
- As a central, static, permanent, and auto-redirected point of contact to an individual's university-hosted, or associated webpage[s];
- To host webpages/applications/applets/data etc that require managed technologies, or other resources, which are not normally available on the university's servers using a university account;
- To take advantage of Google Apps functionality, e.g., users may use
|email.oxford-academic.org||Users have <name>@oxford-academic.org email accounts which are implemented via Google's GMail system|
|docs.oxford-academic.org||Free web-based word processor and spreadsheet, which allow you share and collaborate online|
|calendar.oxford-academic.org||Share your schedule with colleagues|
|webs.oxford-academic.org||An easy way to create and share webpages with colleagues|
Registered user may create desktop links to these tools by running this Google application.
Applications for a free sub-domain should start here†
† Full details as to the requirement/justification for, e.g., a sub domain [or other 'root' facility, e.g. a plain mailing-list or data warehousing facility], along with a valid bod card reference and contact details must be provided with any application.