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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Library Resources

Dictionaries and encyclopaedias are examples of reference sources. You can use dictionaries to find definitions and encylopaedias to find background information.

Web Resources

Find reference sources using MultiSearch

Use MultiSearch to search for reference sources in the library.

  1. Go to Advanced Search  
  2. Select "any" in the first drop down box to search for handbook OR dictionary OR encyclopedia
  3. Select "in subject" in the second box to search for broad terms  like Economics OR Economy