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Chican@ & Latinx Topics : Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, & Biographies

This research guide provides an introduction to Chicanx/Chican@ & Latinx/Latin@ topics & resources at UW-Madison and beyond.


Subject Encyclopedias


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Basic Reference Resources Research Guide
An introduction to reference sources, such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, and more, available in the collections of the UW-Madison Libraries.

Keyword Searching in Credo Reference

Credo Reference

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This "Premium" edition of Credo Reference is a collection of more than 600 reference tools that may be searched collectively or individually. It includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, statistical sources, biographical tools, thesauri, books of quotations, image collections, and subject-specific titles. Subject coverage features Medicine & Health, American History, Language & Linguistics, General Literature, Psychology, Religion, Economics, Art & Art History. The sources are enhanced with illustrations, tables, audio files, and interactive maps.