Search under <language> language--dictionaries
for example English language dictionaries or Hebrew language dictionaries
This will give you words and definitions in the same language.
If you are looking for a dictionary that translates from one language to another, search under
<first language> language--dictionaries--<2nd language>
for example, English language--dictionaries--Hebrew
English dictionaries are generally shelved in PE 1625 and PE 1628
Hebrew dictionaries are shelved in PJ section: Biblical (PJ 4825), Modern (PJ 4830), Hebrew-English & English-Hebrew (PJ 4833)
Aramaic (PJ 5205)
Yiddish (PJ 5117)
Ladino (PC 4813)
This tool searches several online dictionaries including American Heritage Dictionary and Websters Revised Unabridged dictionary. It also searches Hitchcock's Bible Names dictionary and the U.S. Gazetteer
lexicool.com: Directory of Bilingual and Multilingual Dictionaries
A searchable directory of "over 1000 translation dictionaries and glossaries." Search by language, subject, or keyword; available in English, French, Italian, and Spanish.
Subjects: Dictionaries -- Directories ... Created by: dl
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Search (browse-subject) under :
Report writing--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Dissertation, academic--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Look in LB 2369 and Z 253 (especially in the reference section).
Son of Citation Machine
Type an ISBN into this site and it will create the citation in any of ALA, MLA, Chicago, or Torabian formats. If it can't find your ISBN, you can type the information about the book into a form, and the website will create a citation for you to cut and paste into your document.
Citing Electronic Resources (APA style)
Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab)
This site has many resources for writing including guides to the APA (American Psychological Association), Chicago Manual of Style, and the MLA (Modern Language Association) styles.
Search under: Report writing or Academic writing
Books on this topic appear in several different sections of the library - check the catalog or ask your local librarian.
Guide to Grammar and Style By Jack Lynch
Lynch offers a collection of notes on grammar, usage, and hints on clear writing.
Hypergrammar by the Writing Centre at the University of Ottawa.
While the Library thinks that these sites are useful, their content is not under our control and may express views that are not shared by the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion.
If you have any further questions about finding information on this, or any other topic, ask your local HUC-JIR librarian or email us.