Reference Works in the Internet

Stefan H. Reissmann





















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Links & Descriptions

 

Languages

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Encyclopaedias

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wikimedia Foundation

 

 

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Wikimedia - Portal

http://www.wikimedia.org

Portal to the various Wikimedia projects, e.g.:

- Wikimedia Commons (media archive);

- Wikipedia (encyclopaedias);

- Wiktionary (monolingual dictionaries);

- Wikibooks (collection of electronic books);

- Wikispecies (biosystematic index of organism species).

 

 

 

 

Wikimedia Commons

http://commons.wikimedia.org

Free media archive: Collection of largely free usable pictures and other media files.

 

 

 

 

Wikipedia - Portal

http://www.wikipedia.org

Portal to the Wikipedia E-encyclopaedias in different languages.

 

many

 

 

English-language Wikipedia

http://en.wikipedia.org

Free online encyclopedia with a little more than 1.200.000 articles.

 

English

 

 

German-language Wikipedia

http://de.wikipedia.org

Durch freie Mitarbeit erstelltes und erweitertes deutschsprachiges E-Lexikon mit gegenwärtig gut 400.000 Artikeln.

 

deutsch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other Free E-Encyclopaedias

 

 

 

 

The Free Dictionary

http://www.thefreedictionary.com

Free English online dictionary and encyclopedia . . .

 

English

 

 

The Free Dictionary

http://encyclopedia.thefreedictionary.com

Free English online encyclopedia.

 

English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Further E-Encyclopaedias

 

 

 

Encyclopedia Britannica

http://www.britannica.com

Online edition of the largest printed English encyclopedia. Only a part of the information is free accessible.

 

English

 

 

XIPOLIS

http://www.xipolis.net

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English

 

 

Know-Library

http://www.know-library.net

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English

 

 

Hints & Things

http://www.hintsandthings.co.uk

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English

 

 

Bartleby

http://www.bartleby.com

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English

 

 

LexiDonx

http://lexi.donx.de

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WissenGlobal

http://wissenglobal.de

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Monolingual Dictionaries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wiktionary - Portal

http://www.wiktionary.org

Portal to the various monolingual Wikimedia dictionaries (Wiktionaries).

 

many

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

English Dictionaries

 

 

 

Wiktionary

http://en.wiktionary.org

Free monolingual English online dictionary.

 

English

 

The Free Dictionary

http://www.thefreedictionary.com

Free English online dictionary and encyclopedia . . .

 

English

 

 

Word Reference

http://wordreference.com

English referential dictionary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

German & Germanic Dictionaries

 

 

 

Wiktionary

http://de.wiktionary.org

Einsprachiges deutsches Wörterbuch basierend auf freier Mitarbeit.

 

 

 

 

Wörterbuchnetz

http://www.woerterbuchnetz.de/woerterbuecher

Einsprachige deutsche Wörterbücher im Internet.

 

deutsch

 

 

Wortschatz

http://wortschatz.uni-leipzig.de

Deutscher Wortschatz im Internet.

 

deutsch

 

 

DWDS

http://www.dwds.de

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deutsch

 

Digitaler Wenker-Atlas

http://www.diwa.info

Der von Georg Wenker in den Jahren 1888 bis 1923 erarbeitete "Sprachatlas des Deutschen Reichs" digitalisiert im Internet.

 

deutsch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Esperanto Dictionaries

 

 

 

Vikivortaro

http://eo.vikivortaro.org

Wikimedia esperanta vortaro.

 

Esperanto

 

Esperanta Vortaro

http://www.uni-leipzig.de/esperanto/voko/revo/purl.org/net/voko/revo

Unulingva esperanta vortaro.

 

Esperanto

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Multilingual Dictionaries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dicologos

http://www.dicologos.org

Multilingual dictionaries.

 

 

 

 

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http://www.geocities.com/susanacr_99/diccionarios.htm

Multilingual dictionaries.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Free Translation

http://www.freetranslation.com

Charge-free translations.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other dictionaries and the like

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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http://www.language.int.com.au

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...

http://www.translate.ru

Translations . . .

 

 

 

...

http://translation.langenberg.com

Translations . . .

 

 

 

 

Systransoft

http://www.systransoft.com

Translations . . .

 

 

 

 

Alamax

http://www.alamax.de

Translations . . .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Literature

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Electronic Libraries

 

 

 

 

Wikibooks

http://www.wikibooks.org

Free E-books.

Kostenlose E-Bücher.

 

many

 

Projekt Gutenberg

http://www.gutenberg.org

Large collection of free E-books, primarily older, classical literature.

Große Sammlung kostenloser E-Bücher, vor allem ältere, klassische Literatur.

 

many

 

 

Die freie digitale Bibliothek

http://www.digbib.org

E-library, primarily with German literature.

E-Bücherei mit überwiegend deutscher Literatur.

 

mainly German

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Units & Measures

 

 

 

 

Online Conversion

http://www.onlineconversion.com

Online Conversion of different metric and non-metric units.

 

English 

 

 

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http://www.ex.ac.uk/cimt/dictunit/dictunit.htm

Unit dictionary.

 

English 

 

 

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http://www.unc.edu/~rowlett/units/index.html

List of units.

 

English 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Currencies

 

 

 

 

OANDA

http://www.oanda.com

Online currency converter.

 

English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 







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