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Credo Reference is an online collection of reference books and other materials in numerous subjects.

Online Resources

Below are some general resources relevant to the study of languages and linguistics. For French, Spanish, or other languages, see the tabs above.

  • Brill Online: Books & Journals: Language & Linguistics
    Search books and journals from Brill relating to languages & linguistics. Browse titles
  • Essay and General Literature Index
    1985-present. Archaeology, architecture, art, children's literature, classical studies, drama, economics, fiction, film , folklore, history, linguistics, music, poetry, political science, religion, women's studies.
  • Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective  
    Covers 1,500+ periodicals across all humanities and social sciences fields. 1907-present (indexing); 1984-present (abstracts); 1994-present (selected full text).
  • Humanities Full Text
    1984-present. Covers archaeology, art, classics, film, folklore, food, journalism, linguistics, music, performing arts, philosophy, religion, space, world history, world literature.
  • Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online
    Searchable dictionaries of Latin, Greek, Slavic, Proto-Germanic, Proto-Celtic, Old-Frisian, Armenian, Hittite, Luvian, Persian (forthcoming), Iranian verbs, and Proto-Nostratic.
  • JSTOR  
    Provides full-text access to the archives of core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences.
  • MIT CogNet
    E-books, e-journals on cognitive sciences.
  • Motif-Index of Folk Literature
    A "classification of narrative elements in folktales, ballads, myths, fables, mediaeval romances, exempla, fabliaux, jest-books, and local legends. Revised and enlarged edition."
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses  
    Includes full-text dissertations from all UM and CIC/Big Ten Universities.
  • ProQuest Research
    1971 to present (indexing); 1987 to present (full text); coverage varies by title. Most subjects covered.
  • Rosetta Stone [TRIAL ACCESS]  
    Interactive language-learning program for 30 languages. Note that you will need to register a username and password, and select a voice gender (for voice recognition purposes), before accessing the product. Only Level I is available for the trial access.

    Available until Sunday, June 22, 2014. Send feedback to
  • Very Short Introductions: Linguistics
    Concise introductions to various topics in linguistics.

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