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General Reference

Introduction

This guide contains online resources for general and background information on many topics, as well as a search for reference books in print.

Search the Thompson Library's Print Reference Collection

The print Reference Collection is located on the 3rd floor of the Thompson Library. You can search for words and phrases in most of these books, and use the Library Catalog to locate the books on the shelf.

Encyclopedias and Similar Works

Dictionaries

People & Organizations

Places

Statistics

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