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Databases by Subject: Dictionaries
This guide lists the databases by the subjects they cover and the types of material (ebooks, encyclopedias, newspapers, etc.) they contain.
Databases A - Z
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
One of the oldest and most well respected English dictionaries, the OED defines over 600,000 words and gives the history of their origin and use.
Encyclopaedia Britannica Academic
The Britannica database includes access to the
with over 225,000 entries, including more than 10,000 new words and definitions.
Oxford English Dictionary
The Oxford English Dictionary
Edmund S. Weiner (Editor); John Simpson (Editor)
Call Number: PE1625 O92
Publication Date: 1989-03-30
This 20 volume plus set is one of the most comprehensive dictionaries on the history of English words and uses. The library has both the print and online versions of this dictionary.
A Guide to the Oxford English Dictionary
Donna L. Berg
Publication Date: 1993-08-26
Jun 28, 2020 9:35 PM
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