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Reference Resources -- The Big Three



Companions are collections of essays by specialists intended to introduce the reader to a topic. Two series the library holds are the Cambridge Companions and Oxford Readings

Find a companion in the library catalog:  

  • Try a keyword search for "Cambridge Companion" and ______ (your topic) OR "Oxford Readings" and _______ (your topic)

Some examples (but we have many more!)

Classical Atlases and Maps

Greek and Latin Dictionaries

Find more dictionaries in the Second Floor Reference Collection 

  • Greek dictionaries live at PA 445 
  • Latin dictionaries live at PA 2365