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Quick Reference Sources: Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

Encyclopedias & Reference Books

Just starting to research your topic?  These databases contain different types of encyclopedias and reference books.  These are excellent starting points.  Most include formatted citations!

Links to additional specialized encyclopedias and quick reference resources can be found on corresponding Research Subject Guides.  Examples:  Religion, Art, etc.

General & Specialized Dictionaries

Links to additional specialized dictionaries and encyclopedias can be found on corresponding Research Subject Guides.  Examples:  Religion, Art, etc.