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At the beginning of a research project, reference sources such as encyclopedias can give you a quick snapshot of the important issues surrounding a topic. The resources below are great for orienting yourself on a topic before diving into the more detailed research contained in academic journals.
The most comprehensive dictionary of the English language over the last millennium. It is a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from international English language sources.