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Linguistics: E-books & Reference

A guide to linguistics collections and e-resources
Subjects: Linguistics

Key Resources

OxLip+ subscription e-resources

Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics Articles on a wide range of linguistic topics with extensive references.


Oxford English Dictionary  monolingual dictionary with etymology, spellings, pronounciation and quotations.

Oxford Handbooks of Linguistics Series of Linguistic Handbooks Online


Oxford Reference Online includes bilingual dictionaries: French, German, Spanish, Italian, Irish and Welsh.


Blackwell Reference Online includes Blackwell's Handbooks in Linguistics

E-books and Reference Works

E-books may be found on SOLO  just like print titles and are accessible through a link in the catalogue record.  Electronic reference works such as handbooks are also available through OxLip+.  In OxLip+, select 'linguistics' in the subjects tab and then 'reference' in the right-hand box.

linguistic atlases and maps

Subject Guide

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Johanneke Sytsema
Subject Consultant for Linguistics, Dutch and Frisian
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