1. What is an Oxford Research Encyclopedia?
A digital Encyclopedia for advanced scientists, researchers, experts, scholars and students composed of peer-reviewed overview articles that map the entirety of a field of study. Continuously updated, it evolves as the field evolves, and serves as a foundational source of trusted information.
2. What is the journey of an ORE?
Each ORE discipline begins with an information site, providing background and updates about the project. After a few months, the sites grow to include short previews of future articles. Full, peer-reviewed articles will begin to appear as they are approved and edited.
All OREs will enjoy a free access period for nearly 2 years upon the launch of a marketing site, with new articles added on a rolling basis each month.
3. Who is powering the ORE of Natural Hazard Science?
The ORE of Natural Hazard Science is supported by the world’s leading scientists, researchers, experts and scholars in the discipline. Articles are commissioned by Oxford’s senior reference editors and vetted by editorial boards of international experts.
4. When will full text articles appear on ORE of Natural Hazard Science?
We expect to publish the first full-text articles in early 2016. Please visit About for a more in-dep