Last Updated: Apr 3, 2013
Subject Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Books, etc. (Credo)
Hundreds of online reference resources organized by
subject. Credo Reference
An online tool that provides access to hundreds of background sources covering every major subject.
Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Authoritative information on nearly every subject, this is the online version of the Encyclopedia Britannica.
Oxford English Dictionary
"The definitive record of the English language." Including 600,000 words from over a millennium, the OED not only defines, but provides historical context for, English words from the everyday to the arcane.
Testing & Education Reference Center
Includes practice tests and courses for GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MAT, SAT, PRAXIS, TOEFL, civil service and licensure exams, graduate school search, and more.
Literature Resource Center (Gale)
Online resource for research on literary topics, authors, and their works. Coverage includes all genres and disciplines, all time periods, and all regions of the world.
Oxford Music Online (Grove Music)
Composer, performer and librettist biographies, encyclopedic coverage of music genre and form, works lists.
Oxford History of Western Music
Richard Taruskin's classic and exhaustive study of the Western classical tradition, from the earliest musical notation to the late twentieth century.
McGraw-Hill online encyclopedia covering natural sciences, engineering, and related topics. Includes images, videos, periodic table lookup and more.
CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics
Core handbook for chemistry and physical sciences. Constants, symbols, elemental properties, MSDSes, and more.
Electronic Reagents for Organic Synthesis
Look up chemical reactions and substances in this comprehensive encyclopedia. Includes structure and reaction searching!
Encyclopedia of Computational Chemistry
A timely, comprehensive and authoritative work, which describes many aspects of this young and fascinating discipline from its inception to the present day.
Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Biology
Comprehensive guide to the essentials of evolutionary biology. From Oxford University Press.
Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology
Comprehensive and authoritative reference work on the area of biology that is revolutionizing medicine.
Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology
Articles on chemical substances, covering properties, manufacturing, and use. Great chemical engineering resource with information on environmental and health issues as well.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms
This sixth edition of the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms continues to serve the needs of both the scientific community and the general reader for high quality information, and to contribute to scientific education and technological literacy.