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The A-Z list below includes encyclopedias and dictionaries selected by Penfield Library for the online reference collection. This list is also available by Subject.


Key general and interdisciplinary resources

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - L - M - N - O - S - T - W


A


Online version of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology.



In depth entries on U.S. scientists. Newer edition available in paper copy: Ref Storage Q141 .A47 2005

B


Also available in paper copy: Ref D23.B45 2005


Also available in paper copy: Ref JA 61 B43 1999


Online version is a reprint of 1987 print version. Also available in paper copy: Ref JA 61 B57 1987


Also available in paper copy: Ref HD62.7 .B865 (older copies in Reference Storage). Additional Business Plans are available from SBA and Palo Alto Software

C


Also available in paper copy: Ref F1006 .C36 1999




Also available in paper copy: Ref BD111 .C626 2009


Articles on computer and information science, including historical information and selected biographies







D


Also available in paper copy: Ref E174 .D52 2003


Includes terms and definitions in the fields of information science and technology. Also available in paper copy: Ref T58.5 .D499 2007


Also available in paper copy: Ref E98.R3 G46 1992


E







Also available in paper copy: Ref. HQ 1061 E53 2001



Also available in paper copy: Ref JX 1407 E53 2002



Also available in paper copy: Ref QH 332 .E52 2004 (3rd. ed., 5 vols)








Presents state-of-the-art research and ready-to-use facts on the media's interaction with children and adolescents.



Also available in paper copy: Ref GT507 .E53 2005


Also available in paper copy: Ref P87.5 .E53 2002



Also available in paper copy: Ref. HM 136 B783 1997


Also available in paper copy: Ref HV 6017 .E52 2002, v. 1-4





Also available in paper copy: Ref HV5804 .E53 2001





Also available in paper copy: Ref LB 15 .E47 2003





Also available in paper copy: Ref QH 360.2 E54 2002



Also available in paper copy: Ref GT2850 .E53 2003




Also available in paper copy: Ref GE 149 E47 2002






Also available in paper copy: Ref BP40 .E525 2004




Also available in paper copy: Ref HV 7921.E53 2005



Merriam-Webster's work, online as part of Gale's Literature Resource Center.







Also available in paper copy: Ref JA 61 .E54 2005


Also available in paper copy: Ref HV 9471.E693 2005





Also available in paper copy: Ref LB 1027.55.E523 2005






Also available in paper copy: Ref KF 4548 E53 2000






A database of descriptive information about over 25,000 tests. Offers useful information about where the tests are published and how to obtain a copy.



G





Articles relating to the Internet and commerce. Presents answers to common questions about website development, financing, advertising, and more. Features 470 essays covering topics and terms, profiles of the top e-commerce companies, biographies of e-commerce innovators, and coverage of events and legislation related to the Internet and to e-commerce.





A collection of 100+ reference titles available in full-text electronically. Search the entire collection, or search selected titles using "advanced search."



Also available in paper copy: Ref. QL 3 .G7813 2003



J


Provides overviews and introductions to theoretical movements, critics, and theorists. Entries cover literary and cultural theories that may be useful in literary criticism or cinema and screen studies.


M




One to three page articles for the general reader. Also available in paper copy: Ref RC 41 .M34


A database of descriptive information and edited reviews for over 7,000 commercially available testing instruments. Print editions 1-17 (1938-2007) in Reference Storage BF 421 .B96.Limited to eight users -- please remember to log off.


N


Listed in the "Legal Guides" section of "Westlaw Campus Research".



Also available in paper copy: Ref CB 9 .N49 2005


O


NOVEL logoAccess viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. Great for current issues research.


Over 7500 articles from core African American reference sources; also including primary source documents, images, maps, timelines, and biographies.


Provides access to The Dictionary of Art (paper copy REF N31 .D5 1996 v.1-34), original essays by scholars in the field, image links for drawings, paintings, maps etc. Multi-cultural and multi-national material is included. New material is added on a regular basis.Limited to five users -- please remember to log off.


Also available in paper copy: Ref PS21 .E537 2004



Also available in paper copy: Ref HC16 .O64 2003


Also available in paper copy: Ref F1218.6 .O95 2001




Comprehensive dictionary of the English language, including word origins.


Provides access to The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music Online and The Oxford Companion to Music. Audio examples require free download of Scorch software.Limited to three users -- please remember to log off.

S


A collection of reference titles available in full-text electronically.




Also available in paper copy: Ref E169.1 .S764 2000




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