The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome – Offers a comprehensive overview of the major cultures of the classical Mediterranean world—Greek, Hellenistic, and Roman—from the Bronze Age to the fifth century CE. It also covers the legacy of the classical world and its interpretation and influence in subsequent centuries.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt – Featuring 600 original articles written by leading scholars, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt goes far beyond the records of archaeology to make available what we know about the full social, political, religious, cultural and artistic legacy of this 5,000-year civilization.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Meso American Culture – Comprehensive reference source to chronicle Pre-Hispanic, colonial, and modern Mesoamerica, defined as the lands stretching from Mexico to the southern tip of Central America. With more than 600 articles, it is invaluable for those interested in the rich heritage of this land.
The 2000s in America – Digital copy of the complete three-volume encyclopedia on 21st century history. (Print copy available on the reference shelf in the library.)
Gale Virtual Reference Library – access to online reference books in e-book format.