Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
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Britannica ImageQuest provides access to over three million images from 62 leading collections
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|Onelook Dictionary Search
OneLook enables you to find definitions and translations of words and phrases in multiple online dictionaries by doing a single search. The reverse dictionary feature lets you describe a concept and find a list of words and phrases related to that concept.
|The Phrase Finder
The Phrase Finder has the meanings and origins of thousands of English says, phrases, idioms and expressions.
Thesaurs.com is an online searchable version of Roget's Thesaurus.
|Aboriginal Languages of Australia
This Virtual Library web catalogue was founded in January 1996. It currently has annotated links to 332 resources for 100 of the more than 200 Aboriginal languages.
Auslan Signbank is a language resources site for Auslan (Australian Sign Language). Auslan is the language of the deaf community in Australia. In the site click on login to create and account or sign in.
The world's largest and most comprehensive online directory and search engine for acronyms, abbreviations and initialisms.