Skip to Main Content

How do I find reference sources?

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

Maps & Catographic Resources

Print Atlases & Gazetteers


To locate atlases, use the Advanced Search feature in the Library Catalog, entering "Atlases" as a subject.

  • Atlases British
  • Atlases Chinese
  • Atlases Egyptian
  • Atlases histor*


Use Advanced Search and enter "gazetteers" or "geography dictionaries" as a subject.

  • Great Britain gazetteers
  • India gazetteers
  • United States gazetteers
  • geography dictionaries Persian