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Atlases and Gazetteers Top of Page
Columbia Gazetteer of the World
  Ref G103.5 .C65 1998
Congressional District Atlas
  Ref G1201 .F7 U45 1987 and
Dorling Kindersley World Atlas
  Ref G1021 .D625 2005 ATLAS CASE
National Geographic Road Atlas
  Ref G1201 .P2 G47 2000 ATLAS CASE
New Historical Atlas of Religion in America
  Ref G1201 .E4 N4 2001
Putnam's Historical Atlas
  Ref G1030 .M8x 1927 ATLAS CASE
The Rand McNally Atlas of the Oceans
  Ref G2800 .R3 1987 ATLAS CASE

Biographical Sources Top of Page
American Men & Women of Science
  Ref Q141 .A47 1990
American National Biography
  Ref CT213 .A68 1999 v.1-25
Current Biography
  Ref CT100 .C8
Dictionary of National Biography
  Ref DA28 .D45 v.1-60
Dictionary of World Biography
  Ref CT104 .D54 1998 v. 1-9
Great Lives from History: Ancient and Medieval
  Ref CT113 .G74 v.1-5
Great Lives from History: Renaissance to 1900
  Ref CT104 .G68 v.1-5
Great Lives from History: Twentieth Century
  Ref CT120 .G69 v.1-5
International Who's Who
  Ref CT120 .I5
Marquis Who's Who in America 2009
Marquis Who's Who in the World 2009
Women in World History
  Ref HQ1115 .W6 1999

Dictionaries Top of Page
Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary
  Ref PE1693 .A3 1992
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language
Complete Dictionary of Symbols
  Ref AZ108 .T74 2005
Credo Reference
Dictionary of Contemporary Slang, 2007
Dictionary of Jargon
  Ref PE1689 .G73
Five Language Visual Dictionary
  Ref P361 .A15 2003
Illustrated Oxford Dictionary
  Ref PE1628 .D58 2003
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas
  Ref CB9 .N49 2005
Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms, 2010
Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang, 2010
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
  Ref PE1625 .O87 1989
Oxford Reference Online - Premium
Sage Reference Online

Encyclopedias Top of Page
Britannica Online
Credo Reference
Encyclopedia Americana
  Ref AE5 .E333 2005
Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology, 2006
New Encyclopaedia Britannica
  Ref AE5 .E363 2005
Oxford Reference Online - Premium
Sage Reference Online
World Book Encyclopedia
  Ref AE5 .W55 2006

Legal Resources Top of Page
Encyclopedia of Public Relations, 2005
Intellectual Freedom Manual
  Ref Z711.4 .I57 STORAGE
National Survey of State Laws
  Ref KF386 .N38 1997 STORAGE
Sexual Harassment: A Reference Handbook
  Ref KFR4758 .E36 1993

Quotations Top of Page
Familiar Quotations
  Ref PN6081 .B27 1980
Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations, 2008
Oxford Dictionary of Modern Quotations, 2008
Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, 2009
Oxford Dictionary of Quotations
  Ref PN6080 .O95 1992
Oxford Dictionary of Scientific Quotations, 2006
Quotable Woman
  Ref PN6081.5 .Q65 2001
Quotations & Sayings
Respectfully Quoted
  Ref PN6082 .R435

Statistical Sources Top of Page
Europa World Yearbook
  Ref JN1 .E85 2005 v.1-2
Historical Statistics of the United States
  Ref HA202 .H57 2006 v. 1-5
International Historical Statistics Africa, Asia, & Oceania 1750-1993
  Ref HA4675 .M552 1998
International Historical Statistics Europe 1750-2000
  Ref HA1107 .M5 2003
International Historical Statistics The Americas 1750-2000
  Ref HA175 .M55 2003
Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
  Ref HA202 year and
Statistical Resources on the Web
Vital Statistics of the United States
  Ref HB3505 .V58 2011
World Almanac & Book of Facts
  Ref AY67 .N5 W7

Style Manuals Top of Page
Chicago Manual of Style
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
  Ref LB2369 G53 (current year)
MLA Style Manual & Guide to Scholarly Publishing
  Ref PN147 .G444 2008
Scientific Style & Format: the CBE Manual
  Ref T11 .S386 2006

Thesauri Top of Page
Oxford American Thesaurus of Current English
  Ref PE1591 .O89 1999
Oxford Thesaurus
  Ref PE2832 .U7 1999 and
Roget's Thesaurus of English Words & Phrases

Travel Guides Top of Page
Eyewitness Travel Guides Italy
  Ref DG416 .I8168 2003
Eyewitness Travel Guides Japan
  Ref DS811 .J37 2003
Eyewitness Travel Guides London
  Ref DA679 .L43 2003
Eyewitness Travel Guides Moscow
  Ref DK597 .R52 2004
Eyewitness Travel Guides South Africa
  Ref DT1738 .S68 2003

Indexes, Abstracts, and Databases Top of Page
Principle ToolAcademic Search Elite (ESBCO)
Ethnic NewsWatch
General Science Full Text
Lexis-Nexis Academic
ProjectMUSE (Standard Collection)
ProQuest NewsStand (Newspapers)
Readers' Guide Full Text
Ulrich's Periodical Index

Internet Sites Top of Page U.S. Maps & Data
INFOMINE: Scholarly Internet Resource Collections
Librarian's Index to the Internet
Library of Congress
Library Spot
MIT Virtual Reference Collection
Northwestern University
UN Data
United Nations Statistics Division
Urban Legends Reference Pages
Virtual Reference Shelf
Visual Dictionary Online
WorldCat Identities

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