Languages Databases

Database Name Description
Linguistics POWERSEARCHSearches all of the following databases simultaneously: Academic Search Complete, L'Anée Philologique, MLA International Bibliography.  How to Search This Database
Linguistics & Language Behavior AbstractsAn international index to journals, books, dissertations, and reports about language, linguistics, speech, communications and related topics. The index starts in 1973. Each document in Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts contains a summary. How to Search This Database
Mango LanguagesMango Languages is an online language learning program. There are over 60 languages to choose from. Users need to set up a personal account and should use headphones with a microphone to take full advantage of the learning experience.
Oxford Reference OnlineThe award-winning Oxford Reference Online (ORO) database contains the full text of over 200 reference books and dozens of English and bilingual dictionaries, plus 50,000 in-depth articles, hundreds of links to valuable web resources, and thousands of maps and illustrations, all produced by the authoritative Oxford University Press. ORO provides efficient one-stop-shopping for facts, definitions, biographies, and dates in one scholarly, full-text database.  How to Search This Database
Oxford English Dictionary OnlineThe OED is "the ultimate authority on the English language as well as a history of English speech and thought from its infancy to the present day." It is a unique source of scholarly information on the meaning, history and pronunciation of 500,000 words, tracing their historical appearances through 2.5 million quotations.

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