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Online reference

Welcome to Medway Libraries' online reference page. Here you will find access to hundreds of articles from reference works all available free of charge with a Medway library card.

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The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

 

 

 

The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is a biographical database featuring the people who shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond. To access this resource from anywhere other then a Medway library, prefix your library card number with the letters ME (e.g. MED*********). 

The Oxford English Dictionary Online

Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary, the definitive record of the English language, is available online. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of more than 600,000 words - past and present - from across the English-speaking world.  To access this resource from anywhere other then a Medway library, prefix your library card number with the letters ME (e.g. MED*********). 

Oxford Dictionaries

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Do you care about the language you use? How often have you needed to know the meaning of a word, wondered about its origin, or thought about how you might use it most effectively? Then Oxford Dictionaries is for you.

Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Reference Online

Oxford Reference Online brings together language and subject reference works from one of the world's biggest and most trusted reference publishers into a single cross-searchable resource. To access this online resource from anywhere other then a Medway library, prefix your library card number with the letters ME (e.g. MED*********).

 

For more information contact Medway Libraries by telephone: 01634 337799 / TextRelay 18001 01634 333333 or by email: chatham.library@medway.gov.uk

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