Online Resources

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

The American Heritage Book of English Usage
American Heritage Dictionary
Onelook Reverse Dictionary
OneLook Dictionary Search (super for poets and writers)
The American Heritage Dictionary of Idioms: The Most Comprehensive Collection of Idiomatic Expressions and Phrases
Roget’s Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
Refdesk ~ Internet sources, search engines, headline news, etc
Specialty Dictionary
Webopedia (Computer & Internet Terms Dictionary)
John Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations, 1919.
Artlex Art Dictionaries
Visual Dictionary
LIBRARY SPOT: Maps, online libraries, quotations, dictionaries
Smithsonian Encyclopedia

FindLaw (Law Dictionary/Encyclopedia)
NOLO (Law Dictionary/Encyclopedia)
American Law Sources Online
LexisNexis (Encyclopedia for Legal Researchers)

Grammar Site (The Elements of Style. William Strunk, Jr.)
Your Dictionary (Grammar and Reference Articles)

Foreign Languages
Foreign Languages Dictionary

Holocaust Encyclopedia

Medline Plus (Medical Encyclopedia)
The Merck Manuals (Online Medical Library)
Gray’s Anatomy
Science Dictionary
Encyclopedia of Psychology


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