General reference

Access dictionaries, encyclopedia, and more general reference sources.

Britannica Library

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Access Encyclopedia Britannica's vast collection of entries plus multimedia content, relevant magazine and journal articles, primary sources and e-books, selected web resources, a world atlas and dict Read more...

Credo Reference

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This digital reference library contains hundreds of high-quality reference books covering a wide range of topics (arts and leisure, biography, business, food, geography, health and medicine, histor Read more...

Credo Reference: General Reference

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This collection offers bilingual dictionaries for many languages (including German, Greek, Polish, Latin, French, Italian, Portuguese and Welsh), business dictionaries for several languages and a numb Read more...

Credo Reference: Language & Literature

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Scores of digital dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks comprise this collection focused on language and literature. Read more...

EBSCOhost Research Databases

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This suite of databases from EBSCOhost includes a wide variety of topics and solid, full-text, authoritative resources for researchers from elementary school through professional level. Read more...

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

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This encyclopedia offers basic information on people and places as well as extensive general coverage. Read more...

Gale Virtual Reference Library

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Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of full-text encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Read more...

MasterFILE Premier

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MasterFILE Premier from EBSCOhost provides full-text articles from general reference, business, consumer health, general science and multicultural magazines and periodicals back to 1990. Read more...

Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary

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One of the most popular English language dictionaries is available online and completely searchable. Main entries are accompanied by sample illustrations, etymologies and quotations. Read more...

Ohio Web Library

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Simultaneously search any or all of the Ohio Web Library statewide information databases from a single intuitive interface. Read more...

Oxford English Dictionary

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The Oxford English Dictionary Online contains the complete text of the 20 volume print set, making it one of the most comprehensive online guides to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of English Read more...

Proquest Research Library

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Proquest Research Library is a periodical database that provides access to thousands of magazines, scholarly journals and newspapers. Read more...

World Book Online

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The online version of World Book Encyclopedia offers articles suited for grades 4-12 and adults. Read more...

WorldCat Discovery Services

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This huge world-wide database of library materials provides records of any type of material cataloged and held by OCLC member libraries. Read more...