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Dictionaries and encyclopaedias

For answers to a wide range of reference queries try:

Blackwell Reference Online 

Oxford Reference Online

The resources below are just a small selection of our electronic dictionaries and encyclopaedias. Search the library catalogue for more resources: in the search box, type in your keyword 'dictionary' or 'encyclop*' (truncate the term to ensure both encyclopedia and encyclopaedia are found) and any other keywords (e.g. politics) and run the search. When the results are returned, click on Show only Full Text Online for the electronic versions of the titles.

Dictionaries - Language

Dictionaries - Subject