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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

American Heritage Dictionary

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Chaminade users only
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries. Searchable by subject or keyword within the entry.

Hawaiian Dictionary Online

Merriam-Webster Dictionary Online

OneLook Dictionary Search

Oxford English Dictionary Chaminade users only
Words from the English-speaking world, including pronunciation, etymological analysis and variant spelling. Updated quarterly.

Representative Poetry Online (University of Toronto)

Roget's Thesaurus



MSN Maps and Directions


National Geographic

Yahoo Maps


Honolulu Advertiser

Honolulu Star Bulletin

International Herald Tribune Online

New York Times on the Web

USA Today


Quotations at


Acronym Finder

Currency Converter

Online Conversion

Statistical Resources on the Web (University of Michigan Library)


Writing Style

Citation Styles - Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

BibMe - bibliography maker

Citation Style Guides

Evaluating Sources

Evaluating Web Sites

MLA Citation Builder

Noodle Tools (scroll down to NoodleBib Express for free citation builder)

Noodletools - Noodlebib Express MLA

Research and Documentation Online