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Electronic Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, and Reference Resources: Encyclopedias

This guide contains links to electronic reference materials such as encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Finding Encyclopedia Entries

Start with these Encyclopedias

To find encyclopedia entries about your topic, you may want to start with the following. Subject specific encyclopedias can be found on those subject guides.

Library Catalog Basic Search

Basic search in the Houston Cole Library catalog. 

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