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350+ titles in the humanities and social sciences, including the Blackwell companions and handbooks. Strengths are psychology, sociology, history, literature, philosophy, and religion.

Online version of the Cambridge Companions; offers introductions to major writers, artists, topics and periods within the fields of literature, classics, philosophy, religion and culture.

Reference dictionaries and companions, including illustrations, web links, and searching individual titles or by subject area; from Oxford University Press.

Online versions of American Writers, British Writers, European Writers, and World and Genre Writers.

Encyclopedias

Standard German-language encyclopedia, similar to Encyclopaedia Britannica.

Dictionaries

Standard historical dictionary of the German language.

Unabridged bilingual dictionaries for French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian & Chinese, with native speaker audio pronunciation.

Biographical Sources

1875 to present

Full-text access is provided for ADB and an index of articles to the NDB, which is shelved at ref DD 85 .N4

Lengthy literary biographies by recognized literary scholars and critics, covering past & present authors, historians, journalists, screenwriters, publishers, and playwrights.

Statistics & Data

1993 to present

Up-to-date information and news on the countries of the world including politics, economics, business, news and data.