Overview

There are several ways to find a relevant reference source for your topic:

  1. Search a large collection of reference encyclopedias and handbooks, for example Gale Virtual Reference Library or Sage Knowledge.
  2. Search the library catalog, using a broad subject term and the terms encyclopedia, dictionary or handbook.
  3. Find a relevant library guide for your subject area.

Search a large collection of reference materials

  1. From the library homepage, open the Databases link.

    library homepage

  2. Under General Interest and Reference, select Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

    Databases page