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VIC134 Globalization (w2024)

Subject-specific encyclopedias, companions & dictionaries

About Reference Sources

Reference sources may take the form of bibliographies, companions, handbooks, dictionaries, manuals, and more. 
Their purpose is to provide background information on specific topics:

  • Reference sources are useful for understanding a specific topic, concept, or terminology
  • Encyclopedias and companions often include bibliographies or suggest related topics
  • Suggestions below are for subject-specific reference sources for more in-depth explanations of topics, concepts, or terms

Below is a list of reference sources on topics covered in VIC134

Oxford Reference Online

Multi-disciplinary reference sources (from short subject/discipline dictionary definitions, to fulsome entries in a subject companion or encyclopedia)