Databases by Format: Dictionaries


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Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Provides access to the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. 

Cambridge Free English Dictionary and Thesaurus

Provides dictionaries aimed primarily at learners of English. 

Collins Dictionaries

Provides word definitions, translations and examples. 

Credo Reference Online

Collection includes over 650 titles with emphasis on subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. Also included are over short reference videos, high-resolution art images, photographs and maps across all subject areas. 

Oxford Dictionaries

Provides  a comprehensive current English dictionary, grammar guidance, puzzles and games, and a language blog.

Oxford Reference

Access to Oxford University Pressís DictionariesCompanions and EncyclopediasOxford Reference is the premier online reference product, spanning 25 different subject areas.

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