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Modern Languages

Designed for modern language students, this guide takes you through the Library’s resources to improve your research.

Reference Resources


Find useful modern language reference books available at the Zondervan Library. If there are no print options shown for this subject be sure to search the online collections below.

Spanish - English Dictionaries

Reference Collection 460's

German - English Dictionaries

Reference Collection 430's

Chinese - English Dictionary

Reference Collection 495.1's

Japanese - English Dictionaries

Reference Collections 495.6's

French - English Dictionaries

Reference Collection 440's

Online Reference Tools

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)

Provides encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Oxford Reference

Oxford Reference

Offers multidisciplinary and cross-searchable dictionary and reference works published by Oxford University Press.


Other Reference Resources

Biography in Context

Provides biographical information for thousands of significant people throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.

Contemporary Authors

Provides biographical and bibliographical information and references to thousands of international authors.