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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Oxford Dictionaries and Reference Online - Full text of over 100 dictionaries and general reference works.

Oxford English Dictionary

Columbia Encyclopedia

Enciclopedia Universal en Espanol

Worldbook Online - a suite of online research tools that delivers encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites.

Other Writing Aids

Chicago Manual of Style Quick Guide

Roget's II- The New Thesaurus

World Almanac

Writing Resources on the Web

OhioLINK Electronic Reference Search - Special-topic reference books -- encyclopedias, handbooks, biographical collections, guides  - in simple search format

Oxford Reference Online Core Collection

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