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To find encyclopedias in the CLUES catalogue, enter a general subject in the search box below. Retrieval will be a combination of print and online encyclopedias.
Example: Psychology



Encyclopedias are useful sources to find background information and key concepts or dates related to your topic. Try searching in a general encyclopedia for a concise overview or a subject specific encyclopedia for a more in-depth article about your topic.

These lists represent a selection of some of the best starting points for doing research. You can find many more encyclopedias, in print or online, by searching the library catalogue.

General and Multidisciplinary



Fine Arts


Science and Medicine

Social Sciences

page last updated on: Friday 12 July 2013

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