Language Arts and Education: Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Reference Tools

Many excellent reference resources are electronic and bundled within other, larger sources like Literature Resource Center and Oxford Reference. 


The e-book titles displayed are just a few electronic and paper dictionaries owned by GVSU. Search the catalog to find other dictionaries that might help you define your terms.

Choosing a Dictionary or Encyclopedia

Dictionaries and encyclopedias are a good place to start for background information about your topic, including:

  • an overview
  • facts & quick answers
  • paths to other sources
Subjects: English
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