Gumberg Library subscribes to a number of databases of electronic reference works. These cover all subject areas, and in some cases, contain hundreds of specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries and other sorts of reference works. Most of these databases permit you to search all the reference works contained in them at once. This means you do not have to have in mind a particular book to search. Great for getting started with your research.
Reference works are great places to learn the basics on a topics. The articles they contain are factual, succinct, and usually objective.
Click on a title below to use an electronic reference work. To use them off-campus, you will need to enter your Multipass username and password when you click on a title.