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Mathematics & Statistics Guide: Using Reference Materials

Find targeted resources for research and referencing

Using reference materials to get started

Reference materials are factual works and include:

  • Dictionaries
  • Subject specific dictionaries
  • Directories
  • Encyclopedias

Use these materials to:

  • Define terms in your lecture materials or assignment questions
  • Confirm facts and figures

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Credo is an easy-to-use tool for starting research. Use this box to search hundreds of full-text reference titles, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos.

Resources within this database include:

  • Encyclopaedias
  • Dictionaries
  • Biographies
  • Quotations
  • Bilingual Dictionaries

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