Oxford Reference Online
On-Campus Access: http://www.oxfordreference.com
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Description: Oxford Reference Online brings together 100 language and subject dictionaries and reference works - containing well over 60,000 pages - into a single cross-searchable resource.
Dates Covered: Current
Types of Coverage: Full Text
Source List: http://www.oxfordreference.com/pages/Subjects_and_Titles__2F
Frequency of Updates: Varies
Subjects Covered: Multidisciplinary, with coverage of the humanities, fine arts, social sciences, sciences, computing, and law
Types of Items: English dictionaries, references, bilingual dictionaries, maps & illustrations, timelines, encyclopedia, subject reference
Number of Items: As of 01/01/06: ontains over 100 dictionary
Vendor: Oxford University Press http://www.oup.com/us
Publisher: Oxford University Press http://www.oup.com/us
Other Information
Related Resources: Oxford English Dictionary
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