following Web-links are selected because of their quality and usefulness
in answering typical reference questions. Care has been taken to validate
the links; revisions and obsolescence may occur. More Web resources are
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to a number of databases that contain full text reference resource:
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all subject areas.
- Book Review Digest
Includes descriptive summaries of books as well as excerpts of book reviews, with all the book review citations and full text of book reviews.
- Choice Reviews
Book reviews from all subject areas from Choice magazine.
- College Source
Contains 26,900 college catalogs.
- Country Watch
intelligence on each of the 192 countries of the world.
- Gale Virtual Reference Library (InfoTrac)
Contains the full text of social science encyclopedias.
- Encyclopaedia Britannica
Digital version of the Encyclopaedia Britannica.
- Grove Art
Grove Art Online
provides Web access to the entire text of The Dictionary of Art.
- Grove Music
full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The
New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.
- Oxford English Dictionary
of the Oxford English Dictionary.
- Oxford Reference Online
English and bilingual dictionaries in all subject areas.