Online Reference Desk

Online Research Resources for Teachers, Students, and Writers

Online Information for Writers

Children's Book Council
Colossal Directory of Children's Publishers
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
The Purple Crayon

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Glossaries, and Useful Lists

Anagram Dictionary
Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
Cliché Finder
Cryptogram Cracker
Eponym Dictionary - Words derived from people's names
Etymology and History of First Names
High-Tech Glossary of Acronyms
High-Tech Glossary of Terms
History Virtual Encyclopedia
Homonym List
Kids Click - Web search for Kids by Librarians
Legal Dictionary
Linguistics Glossary
MapQuest - Online maps and world atlas
Mathematics Glossary
Medical Encyclopedia
Medieval Britannia Lexicon
Multi-Lingual Translation Dictionary
Mythology Encyclopedia
Musical Terms Glossary
Photographic Glossary of Terms
Rhyming Dictionary
Sites for Teachers
Stock Traders' Glossary
Units of Measurement Dictionary and Conversion Table
Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus


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Note: My official website has moved to . However, for the time being I plan to continue to maintain the content on this page.

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