This site is a guide and reference source for researchers and potential researchers into Oxfordshire's history, archaeology, landscape and buildings. It aims to provide concise support and guidance on use of the mass of published accounts and raw materials concerning Oxfordshire's past. The site offers an historical framework and sequences of information and ideas, from which selected links, downloadable texts, and suggested reading, contacts and activities are designed to enable users to go on to further and more detailed investigations of their choice.
The OAHS journal Oxoniensia is now available online. All but the most recent five volumes are freely available under a Creative Commons licence; the most recent volumes are available to subscribers.
Welcome to the O.A.H.S. website.
If you are a member of O.A.H.S., this site will allow you to manage your membership online, check and make payments, book parties and excursions and also access all volumes of Oxoniensia online.
If you are not yet a member you are welcome to browse the site and to attend our lectures; you can also read older volumes of Oxoniensia at our Oxoniensia site. If you are interested in joining, please click the tab marked Join. Membership costs only £12 per annum, and this includes a printed copy of the year's journal, access to the full online archive, and all the other benefits of membership
Details of the 2015-16 winter lecture programme can be found in the diary.
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O.A.H.S. maintains four sites for public use (this site, Oxoniensia, Oxfordshire Past and Oxfordshire History) without any advertising. Donations to help with our costs are always very welcome. You can make a donation using the button to the right.
Oxfordshire Architectural and Historical Society is a registered charity, registration number 259055.