Reference Collection: Introduction
Using the Reference Collections
Reference items, are helpful for finding:
- Background information
- Definitions and spelling
- Facts and figures
- Topical overviews of subjects
UCD Library's reference collections include:
- Yearbooks and annuals
Searching for Reference Works
Use OneSearch to find print and electronic reference works.
If you know the exact reference work that you are looking for, put the title in inverted commas, such as "Dictionary of Irish Biography".
In the left hand panel the Book/eBook and Full Text Online options will be helpful to narrow results down to book style items and, if you wish, works available online.
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