Websites by Subject: General Reference

Reliable sites on the free Web reviewed and recommended by DCCC librarians for your research.

Reference Websites

General Reference

Biography Websites


Dictionaries & Thesauri Websites

Dictionaries & Thesauri

Encyclopedia Websites


eBooks & eJournals Websites

eBooks & eJournals

Maps & Atlases Websites

Maps & Atlases

Statistics Websites


Citation Style Guides Websites

Writing Help & Citation Style Guides

APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Used in business, education, health sciences, psychology, sociology, etc.

Chicago Manual of Style

Sometimes used in history and the humanities and social sciences - check with your professor.

MLA (Modern Language Association) Style

Used in literature and the humanities.