Resources by Subject: "Reference"
The Chicago Manual of Style Online is completely searchable and easy to use, providing quick answers to your style and editing questions and it incorporates the popular Chicago Style Q&A. Your queries will return results--clearly distinguishable--from both the Manual and the Chicago Style Q&A. It also provides convenient Tools, such as sample forms, letters, and style sheets.
Global Issues in Context uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. It supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, & women.
The online version of the Oxford English Dictionary, the premier dictionary of the English language. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookbooks.