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How do I find reference sources?

A guide to finding online and print reference sources like almanacs, dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc.

Online Dictionaries (English)

Print Dictionaries

To find dictionaries and thesauri in print, use the Advanced Search feature in the Library Catalog, entering "Dictionaries" as subject:

  • English language dictionaries
  • English language dictionaries slang
  • English lanuguage dictionaries rhyme
  • English language dictionaries canada
  • English language dialects yorkshire dictionaries.