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Starting Points / Top Resources
An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world’s 6,909 known living languages.
Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics
The most authoritative, up-to-date, comprehensive, and international reference source in the field of linguistics.
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Hit the ground running this quarter by completing the items on this short list. These tools and services will make it easier to find and get the materials you need for your studies and research.