Materials which are referred to for concise overviews of a topic.
These often include a bibliography which can serve as a starting list for sources for your project. Examples include:
In Gumberg Library, we have both print and electronic reference tools available for your use.
For more help, check out these guides put together by our Librarians!
Can't get to the library?
You can also access our electronic reference materials including encyclopedias and dictionaries through the links below.
We have a number of print encyclopedias and dictionaries in the collection. You can locate specific titles using QuickSearch.
Use these websites to find country profiles and demographic information.
Use these websites to find global statistics and other datasets.