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Acronym Finder

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General Reference Tools


Category:

Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

This database contains 60,000+ common acronyms and abbreviations about all subjects, with a focus on computers, technology, telecommunications, and the military.


Bartlett's Book of Familiar Quotations

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General Reference Tools


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Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

(the 1911 version)


Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation

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General Reference Tools


Category:

Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

This Web site "provides commonsense guidance to the grammatically confused and the punctuation impaired." Easy to use, with links to other helpful resources for writers.


Information Please

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General Reference Tools


Category:

Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


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Brought to us by the publishers of the Information Please Almanac, this is a very useful site for quick answers.


OneLook Dictionaries

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General Reference Tools


Category:

Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

Check out several different dictionaries with a single search!


Simpson's Contemporary Quotations

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General Reference Tools


Category:

Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

Look here for quotes made between 1950 and 1988.


Symbols.com

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General Reference Tools


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Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

An online encyclopedia of symbols and their meanings. Search by word, or use the graphical index.


Thesaurus.com

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General Reference Tools


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Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


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Unbound Bible

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General Reference Tools


Category:

Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


Description:

Looking for a Bible quotation? This is a helpful resource with many different translations. The site is also available in French and Spanish.


Webster's Dictionary

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General Reference Tools


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Dictionaries, Thesauri and Encyclopedias


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