Offers electronic resources supporting teaching and research in linguistics. Included are indexes to articles in scholarly journals, online full-text sources, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other resources.
Encyclopedia of the world's 7,000 living languages. Entries include an estimate of the number of speakers, alternate names, dialects, classification and language maps. Links to OLAC Open Language Archives for further description.
DARE documents regional aspects of English language usage in the U.S., including variations in words, phrases, and pronunciation. You to browse by region using the interactive map. You can also create your own maps based on the extensive survey data and hear audio clips from over 4,000 interview recordings.
Database of research review articles in the Oxford Handbooks series. Includes handbooks to linguistics, literature, philosophy and psychology. Includes all titles published in electronic format 2012-present, all subjects except for law.
Books, journals and reference works on social science research methods. Includes the notable "little green book" series (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences) and the "little blue book" series (Qualitative Research Methods)
Encyclopaedia Britannica's latest article database (including hundreds of articles not found in the print edition), Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, and the Britannica Book of the Year (1994- ), with thousands of web links selected by editors.
Over 125 dictionaries and thesauri, language reference, quotation, and subject-specific reference works published by Oxford University Press. Includes subject reference works in the humanities, social sciences,
Combined access to Roget's International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases (1922 ed.) and Roget's II: The New Thesaurus (3rd ed., 1995). Provides brief definitions of words, with lists of other words with synonyms and antonyms.