Reference E-books

CREDO Reference includes over 250 reference books online with 65,000 searchable images.  Subjects cover Arts & Humanities, Accounting, Economics, Finance, Science, Law, History & Society, Management, and Information Technology.

Why use reference tools?

Get a good overview and history of a topic, term or issue.

Focus on your topic and place it properly within context of the field of study.

Find alternate keywords to help locate relevant articles and books.

Reference Websites

ACRONYMS & ABBREVIATIONS
Abbreviations.com
Browse by category, word, or abbreviation.

Acronym Finder
Offers extensive listing that can be searched by acronym, abbreviation or by keyword.

ALMANACS & FACTS
Creative Commons
A website dedicated to browsing the web for fair use materials with a range of options and sites.

Infoplease
Infoplease has been providing authoritative answers to all kinds of factural questions since 1938.

Guinness Book of World Records
Official site of Guinness World Records, the ultimate authority on record-breaking achievement, providing information about superlative facts and feats.

Old Farmer's Almanac
Traditional source since 1792 containing practical facts about everything from a sunrise table and best fishing days to planting charts and weather forecasts.

QUOTATIONS
Lib Quotes
A great collection of sourced quotations by philosophers, writers, politicians and many more. 100% sourced quotations.