The Human race.

Video: Biography in Social Change

Biographies direct us to key individuals, but they also help shape the agenda of social issues addressed by society.

Video: Peace and Friendship

Dr Liz Carmichael was a practising doctor in South Africa before being ordained.

Video: New Man Comes to Oxford

In February 2009, Exeter College installed a piece by Antony Gormley, Britain's most famous sculptor, on the roof of one of its buildings, looking out over Broad Street.

People: Dr Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas was appointed Bodley’s Librarian in February 2007. She is the first woman and non-British citizen to hold the position in 400 years.

People: Prof Hermione Lee

Professor Lee took up office on 1 October 2008.