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Britannica online – library edition Access all three editions together in a library or use these links to access the adult, student or junior versions Credo reference Credo Reference: Over 600 well known books and encyclopædias, crossword solver and search facility to other subscription services Gale virtual reference library Wide range of reference books, periodicals and newspapers Oxford reference Authoritative, concise information from major reference books by Oxford University Press Oxford English dictionary Full, constantly updated encyclopaedia of the history of the English language. Access from home Oxford dictionaries pro Current specialist English language dictionaries and thesaurus. Includes section on writing skills.
Oxford dictionary of national biography 50,000 people who shaped the history of the British Isles. There is also a Local Lives page created with Suffolk users in mind. Who's who and who was who Short biographies of noteworthy people of Britain since 1849, plus latest edition
Research monitor International market research reports for consumer goods industries from Euromonitor International, now available from within any Suffolk library and from home.
Oxford art online Combines Grove Dictionary of Art, Benezit Dictionary of Artists and other major art encyclopædias Oxford music online Combines Grove Dictionary of Music and other major music encyclopædias
19th century British Library newspapers Full text local and national articles Ancestry library edition Library edition allowing free access from computers in Suffolk libraries and record offices only. Find my past Library edition allowing free access from computers in Suffolk libraries and record offices only. John Johnson collection 18th and 19th century ephemera from the Bodleian Library. Gale news vault Allows you to search the Times Digital Archive and 19th century Newspapers together Gale Times digital archive The entire Times newspaper: newly upgraded edition 1785–2006
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