Resources for Reference: Online Dictionaries ... etc.
Abbreviations Encyclopedias Religion
Acronyms Food Science
Almanacs Geography/Maps Search Engines
Art Health/Medicine Social Science
Biographies History Speeches
Business Language Statistics
Conferences/Exhibits Law Style Guides
Converters Literature Technology
Current Awareness Music Translators
Dictionaries & Thesauri Philosophy  
Directories Psychology  
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Abbreviations

General

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary (via Gale Virtual Reference- info)

All that JAS (Journal Abbreviation Source) - Collection of journal abbreviation directories from Iowa State University.

The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary (via Credo Reference - info

Subject-Specific

Dictionary of Communications Technology: Terms, Definitions and Abbreviations (via Credo Reference - info

Dictionary of Foreign Phrases and Abbreviations (via Credo Reference - info

Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (via Credo Reference- info)

Acronyms

Acronym Finder - Acronym-to-full-name expansions.

Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary (via Gale Virtual Reference- info)

Abbreviations and Acronyms of the U.S. Government - Alphabetical list with links to corresponding office.

Dictionary of Medical Acronyms and Abbreviations (via Credo Reference- info)

Almanacs and Fact Books

CIA World Factbook - Annual political and economic information on the world's countries, territories, and possessions.

Fast Facts - Almanacs, factbooks, statistical reports, and related reference tools.

Statistical Abstract of the United States - PDF version of print work, 1995-present.

Art

A Biographical Dictionary of Artists, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

The Bloomsbury Guide to Art (via Credo Reference- info)

The Bridgeman Art Library Archive (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Guide to Theatre (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Film Factfinder (via Credo Reference- info)

Continuum Companion to Twentieth Century Theatre (via Credo Reference - info)

Critical Terms for Art History (via Credo Reference - info)

The Encyclopedia of American Folk Art (via Credo Reference - info)

Harris, Dictionary of Architecture and Construction

Martial Arts of the World (via Credo Reference - info)

Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Shakespeare's Theatre: A Dictionary of His Stage Context (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of 20th Century Architecture (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of 20th Century Design and Designers (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art and Artists (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of British Art (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Fashion and Fashion Designers (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers (via Credo Reference- info)

The Thames & Hudson Encyclopaedia of Impressionism (via Credo Reference- info)

Time Saver Standards for Architectural Design: Technical Data for Professional Practice (via Credo Reference- info)


Biographies

General

Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - All members from 1774 to the present.

Information Please Biographies - First-stop sketches.

Lives, the Biography Resource - Individual biographies and links to biography collections.

Subject-Specific

African-American Writers: A Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Biographical Dictionary of 20th Century Philosophers (via Credo Reference- info)

A Biographical Dictionary of Artists, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

A Biographical Dictionary of Dissenting Economists (via Credo Reference- info)

Biographical Dictionary of Modern Egypt (via Credo Reference- info)

Biographical Dictionary of Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists (via Credo Reference- info)

A Biographical Dictionary of Women Economists (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Biographical Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage (via Credo Reference- info)

Debrett's People of Today 2006 (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Women Social Reformers (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedic Dictionary of Women in Early American Films: 1895-1930, An (via Credo Reference- info)

The Harvard Biographical Dictionary of Music (via Credo Reference- info)

The Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography (via Credo Reference- info)

The Macmillan Dictionary of Women's Biography (via Credo Reference- info)

Marquis Who Was Who in America 1607-1984 (via Credo Reference- info)

Marquis Who Was Who in America 1985-present (via Credo Reference- info)

Marquis Who's Who in America (via Credo Reference- info)

Marquis Who's Who in the World (via Credo Reference- info)

The Nobel Memorial Laureates in Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

Notable American Women: 1607-1950 (via Credo Reference- info)

Notable American Women: Completing the Twentieth Century (via Credo Reference- info)

Notable American Women: The Modern Period (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Biographical Dictionary of Women (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Ancient Egypt, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Christianity, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Classical Mythology, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Gay and Lesbian History, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in the Old Testament, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in the New Testament, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in The Roman World, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who Was Who at Waterloo: A Biography of the Battle (via Credo Reference- info)

The Wisden Archive of Cricketers' Lives 2009 (via Credo Reference- info)

Business

A Biographical Dictionary of Dissenting Economists (via Credo Reference- info)

A Biographical Dictionary of Women Economists (via Credo Reference- info)

Business French Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Business German Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Business Spanish Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

BUSINESS: The Ultimate Resource - Dictionary of Business and Management (via Credo Reference- info)

Capstone Encyclopaedia of Business (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Business (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Accounting (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Business (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Business, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of E-Business (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Economics, Wiley (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Finance and Investment Terms, Barron's (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Financial Engineering (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Human Resources and Personnel Management (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Information and Library Management (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Publishing and Printing (via Credo Reference- info)

The Elgar Companion to Consumer Research and Economics Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

The Elgar Companion to Feminist Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

The Elgar Dictionary of Economic Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

An Encyclopedia of Keynesian Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

An Encyclopedia of Macroeconomics (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of the History of American Management (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of United States Economic and Financial Indicators (via Credo Reference- info)

International Encyclopedia of Hospitality Management (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Penguin Business Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The Nobel Memorial Laureates in Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin International Dictionary of Finance (via Credo Reference- info)

The Ultimate Business Library, Wiley (via Credo Reference- info)

Wall Street Words (via Credo Reference- info)

Webster's New World Finance and Investment Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who In Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

Conferences/Exhibits

ExpoWorld.Net - Planning and running meetings, conferences, and conventions.

Trade Show News Network - Searchable database in wide range of industries.

Converters

Approximate Conversions from Metric Measures - From the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): Formulas for converting between English and Metric measures.

Time and date.com - Time zones, calendars, and countdowns.

Universal Currency Converter - Up-to-the-minute conversion rates.

Current Awareness

Philly.com - News, opinion, and culture from selected local media, including the Inquirer.

Refdesk.com - News, current events, factbooks, almanacs, and commonly used reference tools.

Reuters - Breaking news and financial information.

Speech & Transcript Center from Gary Price - Historical speeches; large collection of recent newsworthy transcript.

Dictionaries & Thesauri

General

The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms, The (via Credo Reference- info)

American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language - In-depth definitions.

Academic Info's Reference Desk Dictionaries - Foreign languages, specialized dictionaries, and glossaries.

Biographical Directory of the United States Congress - All members from 1774 to the present.

Bloomsbury Thesaurus (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers 21st Century Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins English Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Information Please Biographies - First-stop sketches.

Lives, the Biography Resource - Individual biographies and links to biography collections.

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate(R) Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Merriam - Webster's Collegiate Dictionary - Includes thesaurus.

Microsoft Encarta Dictionary - North American edition.

OneLook Dictionaries - Definitions from multiple sources.

Roget's II: The New Thesaurus (via Credo Reference- info)

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language (via Credo Reference- info)

The Macquarie Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin English Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Subject-Specific

The Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography (via Credo Reference- info)

Glossary Agent - Collection of glossaries of terms used in insurance and finance related fields.

TechEncyclopedia - Terms relating to computers and information technology.

Wordsmyth Educational Dictionary-Thesaurus - One search provides definitions and related terms.

Business French Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Business German Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Business Spanish Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins French Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins German Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Irish Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Italian Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Latin Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Portuguese Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Spanish Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Spanish Law, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Harrap's-Dalloz French-English Law Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Penguin Business Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Penguin Dictionary of Music (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Economics (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin International Dictionary of Finance (via Credo Reference- info)

Directories

Switchboard

Yahoo People Search

Infospace Directory

AnyWho (from AT&T)

WhoWhere

Downloads: Software, Plug-ins, etc.

Google Freeware Directory

Microsoft.com Download Center

MemoWare - An online collection of PDA-readable documents.

Netscape Downloads

Tucows Downloads

ZDNet Free Downloads

Encyclopedias

General

Britannica Concise - Short, informative versions of articles from Encyclopedia Britannica.

Britannica Concise Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Columbia Encyclopedia, sixth edition - Online version available from Bartleby.com.

Free Internet Encyclopedia - Provides brief articles and web links.

Philip's Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

The Crystal Reference Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

The Hutchinson Unabridged Encyclopedia including Atlas (via Credo Reference- info)

The Macmillan Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Subject-Specific

Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of the United States in the Nineteenth Century (via Credo Reference- info)

Miller's Antiques Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Food

Benders' Dictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (via Credo Reference- info)

Cambridge World History of Food (via Credo Reference- info

International Dictionary of Food and Cooking, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Oddbins Dictionary of Wine (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Food Lover's Companion, Barron's (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Wine Lover's Companion, Barron's (via Credo Reference- info)

Geography/Maps

Atlas of the Bible, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

Atlas of the Universe (via Credo Reference- info)

Map Machine - From the National Geographic Society.

Mapquest - Street maps and driving directions nationwide.

Brewer's Britain and Ireland (via Credo Reference- info)

CIA World Factbook (via Credo Reference- info)

Cassell's Peoples, Nations and Cultures (via Credo Reference- info)

Concise Atlas of World History, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Penguin Encyclopedia of Places (via Credo Reference- info)

Philip's World Geo-Factbook (via Credo Reference- info)

The Collins World Atlas Gazetteer (via Credo Reference- info)

The Dictionary of Human Geography (via Credo Reference- info)

The Dictionary of Physical Geography (via Credo Reference- info)

The Houghton Mifflin Dictionary of Geography (via Credo Reference- info)

The Hutchinson World Weather Guide (via Credo Reference- info)

U.S. Census 2000 State & County Statistical QuickFacts (via Credo Reference- info)

Health/Medicine

The American Heritage Stedman's Medical Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Baillière's Midwives' Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Black's Medical Dictionary, 41st Edition (via Credo Reference- info)

Black's Veterinary Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Historical Dictionary of Disease (via Credo Reference- info)

Churchill Livingstone's Dictionary of Nursing (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Medicine (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Medical Terms (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Medicine, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science (via Credo Reference- info)

Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

International Dictionary of Homeopathy (via Credo Reference- info)

Macmillan Dictionary of Toxicology (via Credo Reference- info)

Map Machine - From the National Geographic Society.

Mapquest - Street maps and driving directions nationwide.

Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Mosby's Dental Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Mosby's Dictionary of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (via Credo Reference- info)

Mosby's Emergency Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Mosby's Handbook of Herbs & Natural Supplements (via Credo Reference- info)

Mosby's Medical, Nursing and Allied Health Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Natural Medicine Instructions for Patients (via Credo Reference- info)

Pharmaceutical Medicine Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The Royal Society of Medicine Health Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

The Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines (via Credo Reference- info)

Saunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Webster's New World™ Medical Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

History

Alcohol and Temperance in Modern History: An International Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

The American Economy: A Historical Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

A Dictionary of Contemporary History - 1945 to the present (via Credo Reference- info)

Andromeda Encyclopedic Dictionary of World History (via Credo Reference- info)

Biographical Dictionary of Modern Egypt (via Credo Reference- info)

Black Firsts (via Credo Reference- info)

The Bridgeman History of Science (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Historical Dictionary of Disease (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Dictionary of World History (via Credo Reference- info)

The Companion to British History, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Concise Atlas of World History, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

Conspiracy Theories in American History (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of British History (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of African History (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Mexico: History, Society & Culture (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of North American Indians, Houghton Mifflin (via Credo Reference- info)

The Encyclopaedia of the Renaissance (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of the Romantic Era, 1760-1850 (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of the United States in the Nineteenth Century (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Women Social Reformers (via Credo Reference- info)

The Encyclopedia of World History (via Credo Reference- info)

The Great American History Fact-Finder (via Credo Reference- info)

A Guide to the Ancient World, H.W. Wilson (via Credo Reference- info)

The Hutchinson Chronology of World History (via Credo Reference- info)

Immigration and Asylum from 1900 to Present (via Credo Reference- info)

Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Postclassical World (via Credo Reference- info)

The Macquarie Encyclopedia of Australian Events (via Credo Reference- info)

Mexico: An Encyclopedia of Contemporary Culture and History (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Houghton Mifflin (via Credo Reference- info)

Propaganda and Mass Persuasion: A Historical Encyclopedia, 1500 to the Present (via Credo Reference- info)

The Reader's Companion to American History (via Credo Reference- info)

The Reader's Companion to Military History (via Credo Reference- info)

The Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History (via Credo Reference- info)

The Reader's Companion to the American Presidency (via Credo Reference- info)

Reader's Guide to British History (via Credo Reference- info)

Ships of the World, Houghto Mifflin (via Credo Reference- info)

Thames & Hudson Dictionary of the Italian Renaissance, The (via Credo Reference- info)

Who Was Who at Waterloo: A Biography of the Battle (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Ancient Egypt, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Gay and Lesbian History, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in The Roman World, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Language

The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms, The (via Credo Reference- info)

The American Heritage Guide to Contemporary Usage and Style (via Credo Reference- info)

The Bloomsbury Good Word Guide (via Credo Reference- info)

Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase and Fable (via Credo Reference- info)

Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable (via Credo Reference- info)

Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, Millennium Edition (via Credo Reference- info)

The Browser's Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Dictionary of Eponyms (via Credo Reference- info)

Concise Encyclopedia of Sociolinguistics (via Credo Reference- info)

The Devil's Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Contemporary Slang (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Foreign Phrases and Abbreviations, H.W. Wilson (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Languages (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (via Credo Reference- info)

Divided by a Common Language (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Life Writing: Autobiographical and Biographical Forms (via Credo Reference- info)

Good Word Guide (via Credo Reference- info)

How We Talk: American Regional English Today (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Rhyming Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Rawson's Dictionary of Euphemisms and Other Doubletalk (via Credo Reference- info)

Rawson's Wicked Words (via Credo Reference- info)

Word Histories and Mysteries (via Credo Reference- info)

Law

Collins Dictionary of Law (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Conflict Resolution, Wiley (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Law, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Spanish Law, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of the European Union (via Credo Reference- info)

Eurojargon (via Credo Reference- info)

Great American Court Cases, Gale (via Credo Reference- info)

Guns in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture and the Law (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Forensic Psychology: Resource for Mental Health and Legal Professionals (via Credo Reference- info)

Harrap's-Dalloz French-English Law Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law (via Credo Reference- info)

World of Criminal Justice, Gale (via Credo Reference- info)

Literature

African-American Writers: A Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The Bloomsbury Dictionary of English Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Brewer's Curious Titles (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Guide to Children's Books in English (via Credo Reference- info)

Cambridge Guide to Literature in English 3rd edition (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Guide to Women's Writing in English (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Classic Speeches (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Dictionary of Literary Characters (via Credo Reference- info)

The Chronology of American Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

The Columbia Companion to the Twentieth-Century American Short Story (via Credo Reference- info)

Concise Encyclopedia of Latin American Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Continuum Encyclopedia of British Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Continuum Encyclopedia of Children's Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Critical Terms for Literary Study (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Italian Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

A Dictionary of Literary Symbols (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Shakespeare, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of German Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Latin American and Caribbean Literature, 1900-2003 (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Medieval Literature (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English (via Credo Reference- info)

Holocaust Literature: An Encyclopedia of Writers and Their Work (via Credo Reference- info)

Music

A Biographical Dictionary of Artists, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World: Media, Industry and Society (via Credo Reference- info)

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World: Performance and Production (via Credo Reference- info)

The Faber Companion to 20th Century Popular Music (via Credo Reference- info)

The Harvard Biographical Dictionary of Music (via Credo Reference- info)

The Harvard Dictionary of Music (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Penguin Dictionary of Music (via Credo Reference- info)

Philosophy

Biographical Dictionary of 20th Century Philosophers (via Credo Reference- info)

Bloomsbury Guide to Human Thought (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Dictionary of the Unexplained (via Credo Reference- info)

Companion Encyclopedia of Asian Philosophy (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Existentialism (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Modern American Philosophers (via Credo Reference- info)

A Dictionary of Philosophy, Macmillan (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of World Philosophy (via Credo Reference- info)

The Edinburgh Encyclopedia of Continental Philosophy (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Classical Philosophy (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Empiricism (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Ethics (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Postmodernism (via Credo Reference- info)

Psychology

Biographical Dictionary of Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Adolescence (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Childhood Cognitive Development (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Childhood Social Development (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Infant Development (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Perception (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Research Methods in Clinical Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Research Methods in Experimental Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Research Methods in Industrial and Organizational Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Interpersonal Processes (via Credo Reference- info)

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intraindividual Processes (via Credo Reference- info)

The Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science (via Credo Reference- info)

The Elgar Companion to Consumer Research and Economics Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Elsevier's Dictionary of Psychological Theories (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Women and Gender: Sex Similarities and Differences and the Impact of Society on Gender (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Forensic Psychology: Resource for Mental Health and Legal Professionals (via Credo Reference- info)

International Handbook of Giftedness and Talent (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Psychology (via Credo Reference- info)

Quotations

Bartlett's Familiar Quotations - 1919 edition.

Bloomsbury Biographical Dictionary of Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

Bloomsbury Thematic Dictionary of Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

Book of Bible Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

Chambers Classic Speeches (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Concise Dictionary of Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

Creative Quotations - Wide range of topics with an emphasis on creativity.

The Elgar Dictionary of Economic Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

IFLANET Quotations about Libraries and Librarians - Searchable by author and broad topic.

Rawson's Dictionary of American Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

Respectfully Quoted (via Credo Reference- info)

Simpson's Contemporary Quotations - 1950-1988, by author and topic.

Simpson's Contemporary Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

The Quotations Home Page - Quotes on its own site and links to other sites.

Religion

Atlas of the Bible, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

Bloomsbury Dictionary of Myth (via Credo Reference- info)

Book of Bible Quotations (via Credo Reference- info)

Critical Terms for Religious Studies (via Credo Reference- info)

Critical Terms for the Study of Buddhism (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Hindu Lore and Legend, Thames & Hudson (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Jewish Lore and Legend, Thames & Hudson (via Credo Reference- info)

Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

The Holy Bible, King James Version, Cambridge University Press (via Credo Reference- info)

Macmillan Dictionary of the Bible (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Encyclopedia of Judaism (via Credo Reference- info)

The Qur'an (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Christianity, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in Classical Mythology, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in the New Testament, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Who's Who in the Old Testament, Routledge (via Credo Reference- info)

Science

Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (via Credo Reference- info)

The American Heritage Science Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Animals and Science: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

Astronomy Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Atlas of the Universe (via Credo Reference- info)

The Bridgeman History of Science (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Dictionary of Scientists (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Astronomy (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Biology (via Credo Reference- info)

Concise Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology (via Credo Reference- info)

Condensed Encyclopedia of Polymer Engineering Terms (via Credo Reference- info)

Consciousness: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Astronomy, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Developmental Biology and Embryology, Wiley (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Insects (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Paleontology (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of the Solar System (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (via Credo Reference- info)

The Evolution Wars: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

The Great Dinosaur Controversy: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

Guide to Gems (via Credo Reference- info)

Guide to Global Hazards (via Credo Reference- info)

Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Fossils (via Credo Reference- info)

Guide to Seashells of the World (via Credo Reference- info)

Guide to Stars and Planets (via Credo Reference- info)

Guide to the Oceans (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Vegetable Pests (via Credo Reference- info)

Homosexuality and Science: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

Human Evolution: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

The Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography (via Credo Reference- info)

Illustrated Dictionary of Science, Andromeda (via Credo Reference- info)

Keywords and Concepts in Evolutionary Developmental Biology (via Credo Reference- info)

Manufacturing Engineering Handbook (via Credo Reference- info)

McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (via Credo Reference- info)

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms (via Credo Reference- info)

The Macquarie Dictionary of Trees & Shrubs (via Credo Reference- info)

The New Penguin Dictionary of Science (via Credo Reference- info)

Penguin Dictionary of Biology (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Physics (via Credo Reference- info)

Reader's Guide to the History of Science (via Credo Reference- info)

Rivers of North America (via Credo Reference- info)

Science in the Ancient World: An Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Science in the Contemporary World: An Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Science in the Early Twentieth Century: An Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Science in the Enlightenment: An Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Women's History as Scientists: A Guide to the Debates (via Credo Reference- info)

Search Engines

Google Web Directory - Currently the largest search engine on the Web.

Social Science

Africa and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (via Credo Reference- info)

Biographical Dictionary of Social and Cultural Anthropology (via Credo Reference- info)

The Blackwell Dictionary of Political Science (via Credo Reference- info)

The Blackwell Dictionary of Sociology (via Credo Reference- info)

Britain and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (via Credo Reference- info)

Cambridge Encyclopedia of Child Development (via Credo Reference- info)

Cambridge Dictionary of Human Biology and Evolution (via Credo Reference- info)

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Hunters and Gatherers (via Credo Reference- info)

Cambridge Dictionary of Sociology (via Credo Reference- info)

Canada's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Sociology (via Credo Reference- info)

Contemporary Youth Culture: An International Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

A Dictionary of Diplomacy (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Media Studies (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Politics and Government (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Archaeology: History and Discoveries (via Credo Reference- info)

The Encyclopedia of Ecology and Environmental Management, Blackwell Science (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Nationalism: Fundamental Themes (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Nationalism: Leaders, Movements, and Concepts (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Urban America: The Cities and Suburbs (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Urban Legends (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace and Conflict (via Credo Reference- info)

The Former Soviet Union's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook (via Credo Reference- info)

The Former Yugoslavia's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook (via Credo Reference- info)

France and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (via Credo Reference- info)

Germany and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (via Credo Reference- info)

Guns in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture and the Law (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Environmental Sociology (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Global Environmental Politics (via Credo Reference- info)

A Handbook of Globalisation and Environmental Policy (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Research on Teaching the English Language Arts (via Credo Reference- info)

Handbook of Research on the Education of Young Children (via Credo Reference- info)

Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Iberia and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (via Credo Reference- info)

International Encyclopedia of Environmental Politics (via Credo Reference- info)

Iran's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook (via Credo Reference- info)

Ireland and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History (via Credo Reference- info)

Macquarie Dictionary of Australian Politics (via Credo Reference- info)

New Americans: A Guide to Immigration Since 1965 (via Credo Reference- info)

Nigeria's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook (via Credo Reference- info)

The Penguin Dictionary of Sociology (via Credo Reference- info)

Philosophy of Education: An Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Pop Culture Arab World! Media, Arts, and Lifestyle (via Credo Reference- info)

Pop Culture China! Media, Arts, and Lifestyle (via Credo Reference- info)

Pop Culture Germany! Media, Arts, and Lifestyle (via Credo Reference- info)

Pop Culture India! Media, Arts, and Lifestyle (via Credo Reference- info)

Pop Culture Latin America! Media, Arts, and Lifestyle (via Credo Reference- info)

Pop Culture Russia! Media, Arts, and Lifestyle (via Credo Reference- info)

Public Opinion, Polling, and Democracy Around the World: A Historical Encyclopedia (via Credo Reference- info)

Reader's Guide to the Social Sciences (via Credo Reference- info)

South Africa's Diverse Peoples: A Reference Sourcebook (via Credo Reference- info)

U.S. Census 2000 State & County Statistical QuickFacts (via Credo Reference- info)

World of Sociology, Gale (via Credo Reference- info)

Speeches

Speech & Transcript Center from Gary Price - Historical speeches; large collection of recent newsworthy transcripts.

Statistics

>General Directory Sites

University of Michigan Documents Center- Government and private sources.

Librarians' Internet Index - Links to articles and statistics; organized by topic.

Government Statistics

FedStats - Over 100 US federal agencies.

Government in Pennsylvania - Statistics and directories from the state website.

Stateline.org - News and links pertaining to individual states.

International - Web Servers at Statistical Agencies - Collection of links to agencies worldwide.

General Statistics

Statistical Abstract of the United States - PDF version of pr

Gary Price's List of Lists - Statistics and lists of industry leaders.

Style Guides

APA Formatting and Style Guide - The OWL™ at Purdue University

APA Style Guidelines for Electronic References - Excerpts from and updates to APA's Publication Manual.

Citing Sources, Guide to Library Research - A quick and comparative look at works-cited formats for APA, Chicago Style, MLA, and Turabian.

Columbia Guide to Online Style - Excerpts from the book, covering MLA and APA style.

The Elements of Style - First (i.e. pre-E.B. White) edition of William Strunk Jr.'s classic text.

Formatting in Sociology (ASA Style)- From Purdue University's OWL

MLA Formatting and Style Guide - The OWL™ at Purdue University

MLA Style Guidelines for Documenting Web Sources - From MLA Style's Frequently Asked Questions page.

Online! Citation Styles - Excerpts from the book, covering MLA, APA, Chicago, and CBE styles.

Resources for Writers - Guide to citing print and online works from Indiana University.

Technology

Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (via Credo Reference- info)

Collins Dictionary of Computing (via Credo Reference- info)

Compact American Dictionary of Computer Words (via Credo Reference- info)

Computer Graphics Companion (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Communications Technology: Terms, Definitions and Abbreviations, Wiley (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Engineering Terms, Butterworth-Heinemann (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Multimedia and Internet Applications: A Guide for Developers and Users (via Credo Reference- info)

Dictionary of Personal Computing and the Internet, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of 20th Century Technology (via Credo Reference- info)

Encyclopedia of Computer Science (via Credo Reference- info)

Focal Dictionary of Telecommunications, Focal Press (via Credo Reference- info)

Hargrave's Communications Dictionary, Wiley (via Credo Reference- info)

Harris, Dictionary of Architecture and Construction (via Credo Reference- info)

An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation (via Credo Reference- info)

McGraw-Hill Concise Encyclopedia of Science and Technology (via Credo Reference- info)

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms (via Credo Reference- info)

Newnes Dictionary of Electronics, Newnes (via Credo Reference- info)

Webster's New World™ Computer Dictionary (via Credo Reference- info)

Translators

General

EURODICAUTOM European Commission Translation Service - Translation between any of the 12 EU languages.

Dictionary of Foreign Phrases and Abbreviations (via Credo Reference- info)

LOGOS Dictionary - Dictionary and translator on one site.

WordReference.com - English compared to Spanish, German, Italian and French. -->

Subject-Specific

English-French Dictionary of Common Computing Terms - Alphabetical list.

Business French Dictionary, Peter Collin Publishing (via Credo Reference- info)