DICTIONARY & ENCYCLOPEDIA 

Words

 Webster Dictionary - 10th edition. Meaning, pronunciation, function, origin, and synonyms.

 Oxford English Dictionary – from York IP only.

 Online Etymology Dictionary – by Douglas Harper

 OneLook Dictionaries - an index of 1,803,084 words in 303 dictionaries (as of 7/23/98).

 OneLook Reverse Dictionary – “Lets you describe a concept and get back a list of words and phrases related to that concept.”

 Dictionary.com - by Lexico LLC.

 YourDictionary.com - more than 1800 dictionaries with more than 250 languages.

 English Dictionaries Online

 Roget's Thesaurus

 The English-to-American Dictionary - by Chris Rae

Computer & Internet

 Hi-Tech Dictionary – Computer User

 Net Jargon - an Dictionary of the Internet Language © by Vincent James and Erin Jansen

 Glossary of Internet Terms - Internet Literacy Consultants

 Webopedia - an online dictionary and search engine for computer and Internet technology

 Glossary: Web Searching and Netscape Jargon - UC-Berkeley Library

 Tech Encyclopedia - TechWeb, more than 20,000 IT terms.

Foreign Languages

 Translators – multilingual

 English to Chinese – from Dictionary.com

 Foreign Languages for Travelers - basic vocabulary terms, good enough for a 2-night stay.

 The Logo Dictionary - translations to and from more than 30 languages. Provides more than 7,580,560 entries.

Encyclopedia

 Encyclopædia Britannica - also includes Internet Guide, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, (From York IP).

 Funk & Wagnall's Multimedia Encyclopedia Online - 29-volume worth of entries. Audio, photos, animation. 

 Encyberpedia - all in one: dictionaries, glossaries, encyclopedias, and thesauri.

 Word IQ – also includes dictionary, thesaurus, and more.

 The Canadian Encyclopedia Online

 Wikipedia - the free encyclopedia

 Knol - a Google product

Special

 Dictionary of Occupational Titles (DOT) Index - An alphabetical index to the revised 1991 4th edition of the DOT

 American Business Language - by Dr. Davis Folsom, author of Understanding American Business Jargon: A Dictionary , published by Greenwood Press, 1997.

 Encyclopedia of Symbols - 2,500 Western symbols, 1,600 articles detailing symbol meanings and histories.

 Acronym Finder - all subjects, including information technology, business, military, government…

 Acronym Server

 Abbreviations & Acronyms of the U.S. Government - University Library, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

 ODLIS: Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science - the work of Joan M. Reitz, Assistant Professor/Instruction Librarian at the Ruth A. Haas Library, Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) in Danbury, CT.

 Music Dictionary

 The Cook's Thesaurus - a cooking encyclopedia that covers thousands of ingredients and kitchen tools.

 Glossarist - a searchable directory of glossaries and topical dictionaries.

 Medical EncyclopediaU.S. National Library of Medicine

 Medical Dictionary - U.S. National Library of Medicine

 Legal dictionary from Lawyers.com - LexisNexis

  

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