Online Books and Reference Works

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Books Online, New Listings
Internet Public Library
Reference Books or Material
Search the Internet (by author or title) For Any Book Online

Some of my Local Libraries:
East Baton Rouge Parish Libraries
Livingston Parish Libraries
LSU Libraries
State Library of Louisiana

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Online Library (books with complete e-texts)

  • Gutenberg Etext Project (Hundreds of public-domain books!)
  • InterNet Classics Archive (400 Greek/Roman works in English translation)
  • Alex: Access To About 1,800 Etexts on the Internet
  • The Harvard Classics
  • Complete Works of William Shakespeare
  • Foxe's Book of Martyrs
  • Great Books and Classics
  • Great Books Index
  • Works of Flavius Josephus
  • The Bible (with various translations) 

  • Reference Books or Material:

    English/Grammar/Writing Helps

  • "My Virtual Reference Desk"
  •  Answers.Com (online Dictionary, Encyclopedia, and Much More)
  • Bartlett's Familiar Quotations
  • Miriam-Webster Online Dictionary (with also a word-a-day builder)
  • The WordSmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus
  • Acronym Dictionary
  • Paradigm Online Writing Assistant
  • History

  • ORB (On-line Reference Book for Medieval Studies)
  • Maps/World Facts

  • World Fact Book
  • The Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection (Hundreds of them!)
  • US Census Bureau Home Page (see world population, US population, birth-rate, fatality-rate, etc.)
  • Other References

  • Tech Encyclopedia (by CMP Net, The Technology Network)
  • Glossary and pictures of various leaf-shapes
  • Baby Names (with their meanings)
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