Dictionary of Irish BiographyA collaborative project between Cambridge University Press and the Royal Irish Academy, it is the most comprehensive and authoritative biographical dictionary yet published for Ireland.
Dictionary of Old English (DOE)he Dictionary of Old English (DOE) is a dictionary of the Old English language, published by the Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto, under the direction of Angus Cameron, Ashley Crandell Amos, and Antonette diPaolo Healey.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (10 concurrent user limit)This link opens in a new windowA ground-breaking and engaging reference work providing 58,700 specially-written signed biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of the British past, from the earliest times to the end of the year 2000. State-of-the-art search options, extensive internal cross-referencing, access to articles from the original DNB, and navigation by "themes" combine with rigorous research and scholarship to make the Oxford DNB one of the most innovative and important reference sites available online.
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Oxford Encyclopedia of the Middle AgesA collaborative work of over 600 scholars from more than forty countries, the Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages provides 3,000 concise and detailed articles on all aspects of the period from the fifth to the fifteenth century.
Oxford English DictionaryThis link opens in a new windowThe OED traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books. The online OED includes a Historical Thesaurus and Timelines.
Resource URL: https://www.oed.com/
Vendor: Oxford University Press
Subjects: English, *General / Multi-Subject
Type: Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
Oxford Music Online (14 concurrent user limit)This link opens in a new windowCovers musical composers, performers, scholars and persons whose contributions are in some way connected to the world of music. Includes 3,000 links to related sites that contain sound archives and illustrations and full-text searching capabilities. Global coverage of articles includes all genres of music from ancient times to the present.
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Resource URL: http://www.oxfordmusiconline.com/
Vendor: Oxford University Press
Type: Biographies, E-Journal Collections, Encyclopedias & Dictionaries
Oxford Reference (5 concurrent user limit)This link opens in a new windowOxford Reference contains over 100 general and subject dictionaries, and language reference works published by Oxford University Press. The collection includes quotations, proverbs, place-names and other general reference works. Among the English language reference works are thesauri and a wide variety of dictionaries (e.g. grammar, abbreviations, idioms, eponyms, euphemisms). Foreign language dictionaries include German, Italian, and Spanish. Specialized subject dictionaries are available in a wide range of disciplines.
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Subjects: Archaeology Art & Architecture Bilingual dictionaries Classical studies Encyclopedias English Dictionaries and Thesauri History Language reference Law Linguistics Literature Media studies Medicine and health Music Names studies Performing arts Philosophy Quotations Religion Science and technology Social sciences Society and culture
Stanford Encyclopedia of PhilosophyThis link opens in a new windowA dynamic encyclopedia published as a project of the Metaphysics Research Lab at the Center for the Study of Language and Information at Stanford University. In a dynamic encyclopedia, each entry is maintained and kept up to date on a routine, frequent basis by an expert or group of experts in the field.
Resource URL: http://plato.stanford.edu/
Vendor: The Metaphysics Research Lab, Stanford University
Subjects: Classics, History, Philosophy, Religion
Type: Biographies, Encyclopedias & Dictionaries, Open Access, Research Starter