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Quick Reference: Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

 Quick Reference: Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Largest free dictionary and audio pronounciation.


Oxford English Dictionary (restricted to Cumberland community)

The most comprehensive dictionary of the English language


Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia (restricted to Cumberland community)

Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas


Webster’s Dictionary

1913 edition provided by the Gutenburg Project


Roget’s Thesaurus

1911 Edition provided by the Gutenburg Project



Reference sources including encyclopedia, quotations, and verse.