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Reference materials, in print, are available in the Education Resource Library Reference Collection and at Irwin Library.
Online reference sources are listed below:
Credo Reference is a digital reference library containing all types of reference books: dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, not to mention a host of subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Primarily a collection of encyclopedias on specific subjects, but other reference works are also included.
Online version of Encyclopaedia Britannica - includes video clips, quotations, some classic literature, news, etc.
Oxford Reference Online (ORO)
The Premium Collection offers a huge range of fully-indexed, extensively linked, up to date, and cross-searchable dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press, including detailed information across a broad subject range from titles in the world-renowned Oxford Companions series.
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
"The definitive record of the English language."