Online Dictionaries, Thesauri, and Encyclopedias
1. One Look Dictionaries- This online dictionary lets you to look up definitions, and it has a reverse dictionary that lets you describe a concept and get back a list of words and phrases related to that concept.
http://www.onelook.com/

2. WWWebster Dictionary- This is the online version of Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary. It also contains a Spanish/English dictionary.
http://www.m-w.com/

3. Heinle’s Newbury House Dictionary of American English- This online dictionary provides both a definition and a sample sentence so you can see the word used.
http://nhd.heinle.com/Home.aspx

4. Visual Thesaurus- This unique tool is an interactive dictionary and thesaurus with an innovative display that encourages exploration and learning. Ask a librarian for the password.
http://www.visualthesaurus.com
5. Thesaurus.com-Roget’s- A great thesaurus for finding synonyms and antonyms.
http://www.thesaurus.com/
6. Grolier Online Encyclopedia - This is a great set of online encyclopedias. Just ask a librarian for the password.
http://go.grolier.com
7. Encyclopedia.com- Online version of the Columbia Encyclopedia. Each article is enhanced with links to newspaper and magazine articles as well as pictures and maps.
http://www.encyclopedia.com
Online Telephone Book
1. AT&T Any Who Directory Service-This site allows you to find a person, business, or create a map.
http://www.anywho.com

Miscellaneous
1. Acronym Finder-Find out what any acronym, abbreviation, or initialism stands for.
http://www.acronymfinder.com/