Thursday, August 11, 2016
Yocum Library's Online Database of the Week: Oxford Reference
Warning: It's not that easy! However, it is interesting. Go to http://www.oxfordreference.com/newsitem/118/how-much-of-an-olympics-fan-are-you-quiz take the quiz. Let us know how you do!
If you are not a student, faculty, or staff member at RACC, you won't be able to access it. If you are part of the RACC community and you're using the database off campus, you can access the password sheet in your myRACC portal. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and you'll see it.
Oxford Reference "[b]ring[s] together 2 million digitized entries across Oxford University Press’s Dictionaries, Companions and Encyclopedias, Oxford Reference."
Recommended Web Sites!
- Internet Public Library . The “Reading Room” is interesting. Books, magazine, journal links and much much more.
- File Extension Resource. Ever wonder what those extensions mean on a file? Check this site out for thousands of extensions, what they mean, and what programs open them
- The Purdue University Online Writing Lab ...MLA guidelines in research papers, and citing all sources from a single book to government ...
- New York Public Library's Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 640,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.