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The Department of Computer Science produces a large number of research papers, books and technical reports every year, most of which can be found and downloaded from these pages. You can either find details of the publication from an author's personal page, or you can search for it directly here.

Technical reports

  • Computer Science by year from 2003
  • Monographs by year from 1970 to 2000. Published by The Programming Research Group. These were printed as A5 booklets but are now out-of-print.
  • Research reports from 2001 to 2008

Text books

Staff of the Department of Computer Science have authored or co-authored a number of textbooks. Teaching materials are available to accompany some of the most recent publications.

PRG Archive Index

The Computer Science Library holds the archive of the Programming Research Group (PRG). It is contained in 240 box-files which hold papers and technical reports produced by PRG members and allied computer scientists between the early 1960s and 1980. The index is arranged by author.

If you wish to consult the archive please contact

Search the publications database

Please enter a search term. You can narrow your search using the drop-down box on the right. The records of technical reports start from 2003 and monographs start from 1970.

Inspired Research Newsletter

The Inspired Research Newsletter is published twice-yearly by the Computer Science Department of Oxford University.