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Specialized E-Reference
 

This page provides links to important online reference works -- dictionaries, directories, and encyclopedias -- purchased by the library in specific academic fields. Off-campus access to many of these resources is restricted to WSU faculty, staff, and students.

For other types of resources in your subject area: check out the subject listings of Electronic Databases and Electronic Journals held by the library. Under Resources by Subject, you will find lists of important Web and other resources compiled by WSU Subject Librarians. Also, General E-Reference provides links to many free Web resources on a variety of topics. To find additional print and electronic books on your topic that are held by the library, use the Online Catalog. If you have any questions, please Ask! a librarian for help.


 


Anthropology, World Cultures

Art

Astronomy


Biological Sciences

Business, Accounting, and Finance    


Chemistry

Children's Literature


Classical Studies

Computer Science

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Criminal Justice


Economics


Education

  • Dictionary for School Library Media Specialists (2001)
  • Encyclopedia of Education (Gale, 2003)
  • Encyclopedia of Multicultural Education (Greenwood, 1999)
  • Historical Dictionary of American Education (Greenwood, 1999)

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Engineering

  • ASM Handbooks Online
  • Concise Encyclopedia of Robotics (2003)
  • Encyclopedia of Space Science & Technology (2003
  • Knovel Library of over 800 reference titles
  • Plastics Materials and Processes: A Concise Encyclopedia (2003)
     
English Language and Literature


Ethnic Studies, American


Film


Geography


Geology

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Health Sciences  

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History


Law 


Library and Information Science

  • Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology (2005)
  • International Encyclopedia of Information and Library Science (2003)

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Mathematics and Statistics

Meteorology


Modern Languages and Literature

Music

Mythology and Folklore


Performing Arts


Philosophy

Physics


Political Science, Countries and States


Psychology

  • Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science
  • Dictionary of Cognitive Sciences (2004)
  • A Dictionary of Psychology (Oxford)
     

Religion

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Science, General

Social Science, General

Sociology


Women's Studies

 


Updated: December 31, 2004    Contact: Reference and Research Services Web Administrator