High School Visitors

This guide provides information useful to local area school groups that want to visit or use the resources of the University of Arkansas Libraries

Reference Sources

Reference sources such as encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks can provide excellent information to use for background research on a topic. While you may not be able to cite Wikipedia as a source of background information, the library has many excellent subject encyclopedias that can be used and cited for academic papers. Some will be in print and housed in our Reference Collection, but others will be available online.

Online Reference Sources

All of these are also searchable in our OneSearch, but can be searched individually from the links below:

Some subject encyclopedias in our Reference Collection - just a sample, there are many others