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Lucy Scribner Library

World Languages & Literatures: Dictionaries


How do I find a foreign language dictionary?

Using the library catalog, do the following search:

  • In the first box, type your language
  • In the second box, type dictionaries
    • Use the plural form!
  • Next to each of these boxes, select Subject from the dropdown
  • Click search

You should now have a list of dictionaries for your language in both print and electronic formats. Make sure to check the location of the print dictionaries as many may be in the reference collection.

French-English Dictionary

Reference PC2640 .F74 2006

Spanish-English Dictionary

Reference PC4640 .A47 2001

Cassell's Italian Dictionary

Reference & Circulating

PC164 .C33 2002

Oxford Arabic Dictionary

Reference PJ6640 .O92 2014

Oxford Latin Dictionary

Reference PA2365.E5 O9 2012 (2 vols)

The New Nelson

Reference PL677.5 .S54 1997

Collins Russian Concise Dictionary

Reference PG2640 .H37 2000