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Contains fulltext online reference books on the subjects of arts, biography, education, environment, history, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science, and social science. View books by subject or search for articles by keyword or topic.
The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It traces the usage of words through quotations from a wide range of international English language sources. Covers words from across the English-speaking world, from North America to South Africa, from Australia and New Zealand to the Caribbean. Offers the best in etymological analysis and in listing of variant spellings, and it shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.
Full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz. Part of Oxford Music Online, which also contains the Encyclopedia of Popular Music, the Oxford Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Companion to Music. Selected articles from New Grove Dictionary of American Music.