Reference

:Dictionary

Alberta Online Encyclopedia

The Alberta Online Encyclopedia is a multi-media encyclopedia that showcases all aspects of the historical, cultural, natural, scientific and technological heritage of Alberta. Note: Red Deer Public Library does not subscribe to Alberta Online Encyclopedia. This is just a link to the freely available version on the Internet.

http://www.albertasource.ca/

Children's Literature Review

This illustrated series which is now available on line covers more than 600 writers and illustrators for children and young adults. 

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Canadian Reference Center 

Canadian Reference Centre combines Canadian magazines, newspapers & newswires and reference books to create the largest collection of regional full text content available to Canadian libraries.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica Online 

Good starting point for all research. Includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus , Britannica Student Encyclopedia and the Britannica Book of the Year. Note: Red Deer Public Library does not subscribe to Encyclopedia Britannica. This is just a link to the freely available version on the Internet.

http://www.britannica.com/ 

Merriam-Webster Dictionary

This site includes a dictionary, thesaurus, and a medical dictionary. Note: Red Deer Public Library does not subscribe to Merriam-Webster Dictionary. This is just a link to the freely available version on the Internet.

http://www.merriam-webster.com/