Databases: Subject Listing

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Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

 
    Britannica Online             
Britannica Online mainly includes 4 Encyclopedias; namely, Encyclopedia Britannica, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia and Britannica Concise Encyclopedia.

 
    Encyclopedia of the History of American Management             
This reference source on American business and management includes entries tracing the development of management thinking and business culture in North America. Entries contain biographical details, an analysis of the thinkers' doctrines and ideas, and so on.

 
    Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia             
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia indexes over 25,000 records, contains various images, and offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.

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    Gale Virtual Reference Library              Title List
It is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. This collection provides access to over 200 titles with more than 100 titles newly added.

 
    Oxford Dictionaries             
It offers language resources, bilingual dictionaries for Chinese and English, and study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages.

 
    Oxford English Dictionary Online             
The OED covers the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million English words from the past and the present. The usage of words is traced through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources. The online version contains the complete text of the 20-volume Second Edition, first published in 1989, together with its 3-volume Additions Series, published in 1993 (volumes 1 and 2) and 1997 (volume 3).

 
    Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History              
It covers legal history from ancient to modern times, providing a background on geographically distinctive laws, their origins, and their consequences throughout world history.

 
    Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law             
It includes increased coverage in growing areas of international law including diplomatic law, criminal law, human rights, and more. Entries provides the reader with copious references for further research including cases, treaties, journal articles, and websites.

 
    The Oxford Companion to World Exploration             
From Antarctica to the North Pole, it offers information on all topics of exploration worldwide, including advances in navigation, the discovery of the New World, polar expeditions, and the space age.

 
    The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World             
The Encyclopedia provides information about major world developments from 1750 to the present, with close attention to social, economic, cultural, and political topics. It contains articles on world events; countries; organizations; regions; ethnic groups; and themes.