Quick Reference

quickref  Information at your fingertips! Here you will find authoritative online sources for information, data, primary literature, and research and writing aids. Select from these online reference resources, or ask a librarian for assistance. For in-depth, scholarly research articles, please visit Articles & Databases.

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American Heritage Dictionary 

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Select from these Resources:
Dictionaries, Thesauri, & Acronyms  Research, Writing, & Test Prep  
Encyclopedias & Almanacs  Government, Law, & Elections  
Etexts - Literature  Maps, Atlases, & Travel  
Etexts - Theology  News  
Quotations & Speeches   Statistics & Demographics  
Internet Search Tools  USPS, Time, Telephone, Traffic & Weather  

Additional Reference Portals

ipl2  Catholic Times Guide to WWW (Sept. 28, 2008, pp.12-14) 
Library Spot   Electronic Reference Collection  
Martindale's Reference Desk  University of Texas Libraries Useful Reference Sites  
Refdesk.com   100 Search Engines for Academic Research (TeachThought) 
UNC Library E-Reference Links   

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