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Resources by Type: Dictionaries and Thesauri
Databases index magazine, newspaper and journal articles. Purchased databases with the
icon are accessible only to MU users. Many databases will give you the full text of an article.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Grand Robert & Collins Dictionnaire : Anglais-Français / Français-Anglais
Also Known as: Le Grand Robert
A comprehensive English-French/French-English dictionary.
Oxford English Dictionary Online
Also Known as: OED
Contains etymologies, definitions and usage of English worldwide, from 1150 to the present.
Oxford Reference Online Premium
Oxford Reference Online Premium is a searchable database of over 100 reference works covering history, literature, art, religion, philosophy, law, science and many other areas.
Dictionary of Old English Corpus
Dictionary of Old English Corpus is a complete record of surviving old English except for some variant manuscripts of individual texts.
Middle English Compendium
The Middle English Compendium provides interlinked access to several resources: the online Middle English Dictionary, a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse, and a Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse, with links to associated online resources.
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians
Also Known as: Oxford Music Online
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians is the premier music encyclopedia. Includes the New Grove Dictionaries of Jazz and Opera and the Oxford Dictionary of Music.
Oxford Art Online
Oxford Art Online includes Grove Art Online, Oxford companion to Western art, Concise Oxford dictionary of art terms, and Encyclopedia of aesthetics. Grove Art Online provides access to over 45,000 signed articles, 21,000 biographies, and 5000 searchable and embedded images.
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