Specialized Dictionaries and Specialized Encyclopedias

Assignment: Investigate definitions of words or unfamiliar allusions using specialized dictionaries and specialized encyclopedias; report back to the class, and for writing purposes, submit a paragraph about discoveries.

How to: To find specialized dictionaries and encyclopedias in the library, use the SouthCat catalog; using a Keyword search; type dictionar? psychology or encyclopedia? engineering; [substitute your own discipline] then set "Limits" to "University Library Reference").