Credo Reference — Hundreds of reference books cover every major topic online.

Credo Reference

The library has added a new Web-based search tool for reference, Credo Reference. It is an excellent place to begin your search on a topic. You will find quick facts, encyclopedia articles, graphs, statistics and images.

Credo has hundreds of reference books cover every major topic, including art, medicine, history, technology, and more. The collection features: over 2 million entries; 180,000 audio pronunciation files; 66,000 art, science, and medical images; and 90,000 atlas images of places and geographic features throughout the world.

Sample entries:

DISASTER FILMS. (2006). In Chambers Film Factfinder. Retrieved May 06, 2007, from http://www.xreferplus.com/entry/5968628

ica Prison Riot. (2002). In World of Criminal Justice, Gale. Retrieved May 06, 2007, from DISPLAYURLAttica Prison Riot. (2002). In World of Criminal Justice, Gale. Retrieved May 06, 2007, from http://www.xreferplus.com/entry/4827329

Massachusetts – People. (2000). In U.S. Census 2000 State & County Statistical QuickFacts.
http://www.xreferplus.com/entry.jsp?xrefid=4826068&secid=.sortasc_county.homeownshiprate.foreignbornpersons

autism. (2002). In Mosby’s Medical, Nursing and Allied Health Dictionary. Retrieved May 06, 2007, from http://www.xreferplus.com/entry/3028593

folklore. (2005). In Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature. Retrieved May 06, 2007, from http://www.xreferplus.com/entry/5657228

The Concept Map feature organizes your search results and related results into topic-specific clusters. This enables you to get a quick, visual representation of up to thousands of results, where you can easily identify what’s relevant and what’s not.

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