(Alumni) How do I find encyclopedias and dictionaries?
Last Updated: Jun 19, 2020     Views: 46

The library has a number of encyclopedias and dictionaries available to search. Some of our more popular ones are:

  • Credo Reference contains specialized dictionaries and encyclopedias in topics such as accounting and finance, arts, biographies, business, economics, ethics and philosophy, history, literature, music, nursing, psychology, religion, science, and technology.
  • Gale Ebooks provides a collection of full-text encyclopedias and specialized reference sources on a wide variety of subjects including art, business, education, history, literature, law, medicine, philosophy, religion, science, and technology.
  • Oxford English Dictionary (OED) contains word definitions, pronunciations, and extensive information about the usage of words over time.
  • Oxford Reference contains specialized dictionaries and encyclopedias covering subjects across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
  • SAGE Knowledge provides an authoritative collection of social sciences books, reference materials, and videos. It covers a wide range of topics within social sciences, including criminal justice, education, psychology, and sociology.

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