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Dictionaries

Dictionaries can be found in the Reference section in Ellis Library (1st floor East)

The call number ranges for some of the major languages are as follows:

Greek and Latin: PA201 - PA2915

Romance Languages:

  • Italian: PC1001-1977
  • French: PC2001-3761
  • Spanish: PC4001-4977
  • Portuguese: PC5001-5498

English Language: PE1-3729

  • Modern English: PE1001-1693

West Germanic Languages:

  • Dutch: PF1-5999
  • German: PF3001-5999

Oriental Languages:

  • Hebrew: PJ4501 - 5192
  • Arabic: PJ6001 - 8517

Indo-Iranian Languages: PK1-9601

East Asian, African, Oceanic Languages:

  • Japanese: PL501-699
  • Korean: PL901-949
  • Chinese: PL1001-1960
  • Oceanic Languages: PL5001-7511
  • African Languages: PL8000-8009

North American, Central American, South American Languages:  PM1-9021

Library Catalogs

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Call Number Ranges

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Anaphora (Linguistics)
Anthropological linguistics 
Applied linguistics 
Areal linguistics 
Bilingualism
Bilingualism in children 
Biolinguistics 
Code switching (Linguistics) (see also Diglossia)
Cognition and culture 
Cognitive grammar
Cognitive styles 
Communication 
Comparative linguistics 
Contrastive linguistics 
Conversation analysis 
Creole dialects 
Dialectology 
Diglossia (Linguistics) (see also Code switching)
Education, Bilingual 
Generative grammar
Grammar, Comparative and general
Grammar, Comparative and general--Phonology
Grammar, Comparative and general--Syntax 
Historical linguistics
Interlanguage (Language learning)
Language acquisition 
Language and culture
Language and languages--Classification 
Language and languages--Origin 
Language and languages--Philosophy 
Lexicography 
Lexicology 
Lexicostatistics  
Linguistic change 
Linguistic demography 
Linguistic geography 
Linguistic minorities 
Linguistics--History
Linguistics--Methodology
Linguistics --Research
Linguistics Terminology
Neurolinguistics 
Phonetics 
Grammar, Comparative and general Phonology
Pidgin languages 
Pragmatics 
Psycholinguistics 
Reconstruction (Linguistics) 
Second language acquisition 
Semantics 
Semantics, Comparative 
Semantics (Philosophy) 
Semiotics 
Sociolinguistics
Speech acts (Linguistics)
Translating and interpreting
Typology (Linguistics) 
Vocabulary
Writing 
Written language