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Language Dictionaries

This guide lists and annotates some of the standard dictionaries for the English language and for selected foreign languages.  The library has many dictionaries  in the Reference collection as well as in the Stacks and on dictionary stands. (Dictionaries from the Stacks collection can be checked out).

You can find locations of dictionaries in the library by looking for the first part of the call numbers listed in this guide. For example, partial call number PE 1628 ... will lead you to English language college dictionaries. 

Additional dictionaries may be identified also by searching the Library catalog for subject headings such as French Language -- Dictionaries.

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