The largest and most comprehensive American dictionary. This electronic version comprises the text of Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged, published in 1961, and subsequent updates which take account of current usage.
Don't be fooled by the name. "Europa" offers great overviews of ALL regions and countries. Includes histories, geographic descriptions, economic and political overviews, extensive statistics, and more. Note: this database may only be used by one person at a time. Please logout when finished. Thank you.
Comprehensive encyclopedia of art. Includes many images. Cross-search several art encyclopedias and dictionaries including Grove Art Online, The Oxford, Companion to Western Art and Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.
An open-access resource for high-quality, scholarly introductions to topics across the discipline of philosophy.
Print Reference Sources
Oxy Libraries also have reference works in the print collection, like the examples below. Reference books are on the 3rd floor of the library, near Special Collections. In the OASys catalog use Advanced search to limit by Location to "Ref Stacks".