General Reference Resources


Abbreviations (Medical)
Medi-Lexicon

Dictionaries (General)
Oxford English Dictionary REMOTE
American Heritage Dictionary

Merriam-Webster Dictionary


Encyclopedias
Columbia Encyclopedia
Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia REMOTE

Geographic Resources
CIA World Factbook
Columbia Gazetteer of North America

Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Parliamentary Procedure
Robert's Rules of Order Revised

Patents and Trademarks
USPTO Searchable Databases

Quotation Resources
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Columbia World of Quotations
Simpson's Contemporary Quotations
The Quotations Page

Style/Usage Guides
AMA Style Highlights
APA Style Highlights

American Heritage Book of English Usage
Columbia Guide to Standard American English
The Elements of Style
(Strunk)

Thesauri
Roget's Thesauri

Weights and Measures
Currency Calculator
World Wide Metric - Conversion Calculator

Updated 9/26/06, M.Ascher

Follow nymclibrary on Facebook Follow nymclibrary on Twitter NYMCat Account | Staff | Suggestions | Touro Libraries © Health Sciences Library, New York Medical College
15 Dana Rd., Valhalla, NY 10595
Tel. (914) 594 4200