Reference material and bibliographies

Online reference works

  • Oxford Reference Online: large collection of online reference works which can be searched singly or as a group. It includes subject and language dictionaries, thesauri, Who’s Whos and biographical dictionaries.
  • Oxford English Dictionary (OED): the online version of the authoritative dictionary of the English language

More online reference works

Free online reference tools for health and medicine

Reference books and indexes

In the Templeman Library subject based reference and bibliographic material is usually shelved in separate sequences near the main book sequences for that subject. Both reference and bibliographic items have blue tape on their spines and are shown in blue on the Library maps.