Encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks

Use encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference resources for overview articles, quick facts, and definitions.

  1. Gale Encyclopedia of Science, 4th edition
  2. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (ELS)
  3. CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
  4. ISI Journal Citation Reports
  5. Van Nostrand's Scientific Encyclopedia
  6. Gale Virtual Reference Library

More encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks

  1. A dictionary of animal behaviour
  2. A Dictionary of Astronomy
  3. A Dictionary of Biology
  4. A Dictionary of biology
  5. A Dictionary of Chemistry
  6. A dictionary of earth sciences
  7. McGraw-Hill dictionary of earth science
  8. The Oxford companion to the Earth
  9. A Dictionary of Ecology
  10. A Dictionary Of Ecology
  11. McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Environmental Science
  12. A dictionary of food and nutrition.
  13. Benders' dictionary of nutrition and food technology
  14. A Dictionary of Genetics
  15. A Dictionary of Geography
  16. The Oxford companion to the history of modern science
  17. A dictionary of the internet
  18. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics
  19. A dictionary of physics.
  20. A Dictionary of Plant Sciences
  21. Dictionary Of Plant Sciences
  22. A Dictionary of Scientists
  23. A Dictionary of scientists
  24. A Dictionary of Weather
  25. A Dictionary of Weights, Measures, and Units
  26. Dictionary Of Zoology
  27. A dictionary of zoology
  28. Encyclopedia of Astronomy and Astrophysics
  29. Encyclopedia of Bioethics
  30. Encyclopedia of Chromatography
  31. Encyclopedia of the Earth
  32. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
  33. Encyclopedia of Evolution
  34. Encyclopedia of Global Change
  35. Wiley Encyclopedia of Molecular Medicine, Volumes 1-5
  36. Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  37. Encyclopedia of Science and Technology
  38. Encyclopedia of Separation Science
  39. Science in the ancient world: an encyclopedia
  40. Wiley Encyclopedia of Food Science and Technology (2nd Edition) Volumes 1-4
  41. World Encyclopedia
  42. The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry
  43. Handbook of Paleoanthropology (Vol I, II & III)
  44. Knovel
  45. Community of Science
  46. International Research Centers Directory
  47. Information Bridge: DOE Scientific and Technical Information
  48. Scirus
  49. Encyclopedia of Mathematical Physics
  50. Encyclopedia of Neuroscience
  51. Encyclopedia of Science and Religion
  52. Gale's Ready Reference Shelf
  53. The History of Science and Religion in the Western Tradition: An Encyclopedia

Research guides

Primary sources

More primary sources

  1. Pravda Digital Archive