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Comparative Literature: Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Online and Print Dictionaries


Print Dictionaries

Print dictionaries are located on the 1st floor in the Suzzallo Reference section. Additional print dictionaries are located throughout the library and can be found by searching the UW catalog

The call numbers for the foreign language dictionaries in the 1st floor Suzzallo Reference section are below:

Language Call Number
American English PE2835
Arabic PJ6640
Chinese PL1455
Danish PD3640
English PE1628
English-Gaelic PB1591
English-Irish PB1291
English-Scots PE2106
English-Welsh PB2191
Esperanto PM8237
French PC2640
German PF3640
Greek PA1139
Hawaiian PL6446
Hebrew PJ4833
Japanese PL679
Khmer (Cambodian) PL4326
Korean PL937
Latin PA2365
Laotian PL4251
Norwegian PD2691
Persian PK6379
Polish PG6640
Portuguese PC5327
Russian PG2640
Swedish PD5640
Tagalog PL6056
Thai PL4187
Tibetian PL3637
Turkish PL191
Vietnamese PL4376

Translation Aids

Encyclopedia Collections

Additional print encyclopedias are located on the 1st floor in the Suzzallo Reference section as well as throughout the library. 

Literary Encyclopedias

History Encyclopedias