Encyclopedias and dictionaries

The library has access to a large number of encyclopedias and dictionaries. They give a quick subject overview and suggest words you can use in future searches.

Reference literature at the University Library

We have bibliographies, dictionaries and encyclopedias in both printed and electronic formats. In addition we have general encyclopedias and dictionaries as well as handbooks in most subject areas.

Go to your "Subject guide" for a selection of electronic reference works in your field.

Encyclopedias online - a selection by subject

Encyclopedias online - a topic selection