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The Library has many general and subject-specific reference books such as dictionaries, encyclopedias and yearbooks.
Each campus library has a general reference section for dictionaries etc, and you will also find a reference section within each subject area.
To find reference works, try a keyword search of the Library Catalogue.
Type either "encyclopedia", "encyclopaedia", or "dictionary" and include terms from your subject, eg "encyclopedia fashion".
To find only online reference sources, use the Search@Library tab and select "online" from the facets on the right.
For a good general reference work try Oxford Reference Online (encyclopedias and dictionaries).
We have lists of key reference works for specific subject areas which will give you a good starting point.
Use the drop-down list below to select your subject
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