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English Courses & Research: Reference
(Overview) Sources

What can reference sources do for you in English and Literature research?

  • Lists of works
  • Overviews and critical receptions of works
  • Context of works in history and society
  • Keyword ideas
  • Background info
  • Source recommendations

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Oxford English Dictionary

Nothing compares to this famous resource for tracing the history of a word.