Accessing eResources Remotely
Access to licensed library research materials (eResources) requires a special usernname/password combination.
To learn that username/password combination, login here, or call 318-869-5047.
For step-by-step instructions on how to obtain the login credentials for licensed eResources, see this IT FAQ entry.
Ready Reference — Dictionaries
One Look.Com searches web sites for words and phrases in 910 indexed dictionaries available; covers a broad spectrum of subject areas. http://www.onelook.com/
Oxford English Dictionary is available to Centenary patrons only; online version of the dictionary with updates. http://dictionary.oed.com
Rhyme Zone.Com is a source for finding rhyming words as well as phrases; also, allows for syllable matching. http://www.rhymezone.com/
Merriam-Webster Online allows searches between the Collegiate dictionary and thesaurus with links to definitions and synonyms. http://www.m-w.com/
Your Dictionary.Com searches hundreds of dictionaries in over 200 languages. It allows you to find definitions, and seek translations from one language to another. Also, this site gives you connection to grammar and other links. http://www.yourdictionary.com/
Foreign Language Dictionaries
Foreign Word.Com searches become translations from 69 source languages into 73 target languages - 400 language combinations. http://www.foreignword.com/Tools/dictsrch.htm