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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias 
Britannica Online Combines Encyclopædia Britannica and Merriam Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, periodicals, atlas, world data, the Classics, biographies, news, and multimedia.
Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia This EBSCOhost database provides encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Oxford Dictionary Premium Oxford’s largest modern English dictionaries and thesaurus. Word entries, definitions, synonyms, and antonyms from one of the most credible sources available.
General Reference
ABC-CLIO Search Pop Culture Universe, The African American Experience, The American Indian Experience and The Latino American Experience.
H.W. Wilson Reference Shelf A collection of diverse eBooks on topics ranging from North Korea to affordable housing to artificial intelligence. Provided through Salem Press.
Oxford Reference Online Oxford Digital Reference Shelf Titles are Oxford's  scholarly reference titles provided as eBooks in a variety of subject areas such as Art, Literature and Culture.
Specialized Reference
Literature of War Provides historical, cultural and social context of works that focus on armed conflict throughout the world and time. It highlights the realities of war, its impact on society, and how it affects our understanding of it.
Magill's Medical Guide Covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format, with sidebars addressing recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes for all diseases and disorders.
Psychology and Mental Health This eBook provides notable theories, people, social issues, life stages, the physiology and anatomy of the nervous system, and various mental illnesses or conditions, all in a simple, easy to use A-Z format.