English Reference Resources: English Reference Resources
Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)Contains the complete 2nd ed., its three-volume Additions series, and also draft material from the revision program, which represents the latest progress towards the 3rd ed.
Also available in print. Reference Collection PE 1625 .O87 1989
Middle English CompendiumProvides access and interconnectivity between the Middle English Dictionary and the HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse based on the bibliographies of the Middle English Dictionary.
Literature Resource CenterIncludes electronic versions of many of Gale's reference publications as well as critical analyses, biographies,and bibliographies for more than 120,000 authors from every age and literary discipline.
Britannica OnlineConsists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database; articles not yet in the print Britannica; Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (tenth edition); the Britannica Book of the Year; and links to other World Wide Web sites selected by Britannica editors.