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Reference Resources & General Information Quick Links: Ready Reference

Reference works and other resources freely available on the web. Princeton researchers should also consult the research guides and list of databases on the library home page.

Resources in this LibGuide

The resources collected here are both general reference resources and places to find quick facts and stats. Princeton Libraries provide access to thousands of other databases which you can view here

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General Reference Databases

Biographical Information

Encyclopedias, Almanacs & Related Works

Recent encyclopedias are, for the most part, not in electronic form.

English Language Dictionaries, Thesauri & Related Works

Foreign Language Dictionaries & Translation Sites

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