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Reference Sources

Use reference books as background sources to get quick facts or information, or an overview of a subject. Some examples of reference sources are: dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, almanacs, directories, atlases, and handbooks.

Books with REF in the call number are located on the first floor. Books with GEN are on the second or third floors. Call numbers with OVRSZ are on the third floor in the Oversized collection.


Cambridge Encyclopedia of the Language Sciences

P 29 C28 2009 REF

Atlas of the World's Languages

G 1046 E3 A8 REF

Atlas of North American English

PE 2808 L26 2006 OVRSZ

Cambridge Encyclopedia of the World's Ancient Languages

P 371 C357 2004 REF

Compendium of the World's Languages

P 371 C36 2000 REF

Concise Encyclopedia of Languages of the World

P 29 C66 2009 REF

Concise Encyclopedia of Pragmatics

P 99.4 P72 C62 2009 REF

Concise Encyclopedia of Semantics

P 325 C66 2009 REF

A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics

P 29 C65 2003 REF

Dictionary of Sociolinguistics

P 40 D477 2004 REF

Encyclopedia of Communication Theory

P 87.5 E496 2009 REF

The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics

P 29 E48 2006 REF

Encyclopedia of Semiotics

P 99 E64 1998 REF

Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia

P 29 R67 2010 REF

World Atlas of Language Structures

P 143 W67 2005 OVRSZ