United Kingdom Top Sites for Reference

    Wikipedia

    A free encyclopedia built collaboratively using wiki software. (Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License).

    wikipedia.org

    Yahoo! Answers

    Ask questions and get answers from other people in the community.

    answers.yahoo.com

    Quora Market Research

    Quora is your best source for knowledge. Quora aims to be the easiest place to write new content and share content from the web.

    quora.com

    Thesaurus.com

    Online version of Roget's II: The New Thesaurus, 3rd edition.

    thesaurus.com

    The Internet Archive

    Nonprofit organisation established to preserve Web sites by taking regular "snapshots". The Wayback Machine provides links to older versions of a webpage. There are special collections, for example on Web pioneers.

    archive.org

    wikiHow

    wikiHow is a wiki based collaboration to build the world’s largest, highest quality how to manual. Our multilingual how to manual has free step-by-step instructions on how to do all types of things.

    wikihow.com

    Wikimedia

    Wikimedia is a global movement whose mission is to bring free educational content to the world.

    wikimedia.org

    WordReference,com

    Dictionary containing English to/from Spanish, French, German, and Italian, and a language forum.

    wordreference.com

    Urban Dictionary

    A veritable cornucopia of streetwise lingo, posted and defined by its readers.

    urbandictionary.com

    ScienceDirect

    An information source for scientific, technical, and medical research. Subscription required for some sections.

    sciencedirect.com

    192.com

    People and local business finder incorporating 8 major sources for the United Kingdom. Offers free directory enquiries and public records.

    192.com

    1-Click Answers

    This free reference tool from Answers.com can look up quick answers in a range of authoritative sources, while you're working with any application.

    answers.com

    Dictionary.com

    Reference.com - a free online encyclopedia and information reference. Research articles from Columbia Encyclopedia and Encyclopedia Britannica.

    reference.com

    The Free Dictionary

    English, Medical, Legal, and Computer Dictionaries, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, a Literature Reference Library, and a Search Engine all in one!

    thefreedictionary.com

    Dictionary.com

    The world's most popular dictionary and thesaurus with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, idioms, word origins, quotes, audio pronunciations, example sentences and Word of the Day! Look up the meaning of words, slang, phrases, idioms, and abbreviations in o

    dictionary.reference.com

    Cambridge Dictionary

    Free online dictionary from Cambridge University Press.

    dictionary.cambridge.org

    Oxford Dictionaries

    Dictionary by Oxford University Press. Answers questions on English grammar, spelling, and usage. Basic dictionary is free, premium content with subscription.

    oxforddictionaries.com

    Wiktionary

    Collaborative project for creating a free lexical database in every language, complete with meanings, etymologies, and pronunciations.

    wiktionary.org

    CiteThisForMe - The Harvard Reference Generator

    CiteThisForMe is a tool designed to help students prepare their whole bibliography or reference list quickly and easily. It uses the Harvard referencing style, one of the most common referencing styles in academia.

    citethisforme.com

    EBSCO Publishing

    Offers a broad range of full text and bibliographic databases designed for research. Subject areas include: academic, biomedical, government, school, and corporate libraries. Requires registration.

    ebscohost.com

    Instant Google Street View

    Instantly see a Google Street View of any supported location. Easily share and save your favourite views.

    instantstreetview.com

    Dict.cc

    Two-way lookup with over 630,000 keywords. User contributions are encouraged. Includes user recorded voices, vocabulary trainer and translation forum.

    dict.cc

    Here.com

    Nokia'nın yer bulma ve harita servisi.

    here.com

    Serials Solutions - Home

    Serials Solutions provides a complete and integrated family of e-resource access and mangement services that help realize the true depth, richness, and value of electronic collections.

    serialssolutions.com

    The National Archives

    Promotes and manages the UK's archival collections. Details of collections and services, information for visitors, and an online search.

    nationalarchives.gov.uk

    Reverso

    Translation, dictionary, conjugation, grammar for English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, Hebrew, Polish, Dutch ...

    reverso.net

    LEO

    Ein Service der LEO GmbH: Kostenlose Online-Wörterbücher/Foren/Trainer für Deutsch-Englisch/Französisch/Spanisch/Italienisch/Chinesisch/Russisch

    leo.org

    MarineTraffic.com

    Real-time ships positions worldwide. Watch vessels arrivals and departures at ports and get notifications. Full details of merchant vessels and historical itineraries

    marinetraffic.com

    OpenStreetMap

    The Free Wiki World Map – An openly licensed map of the world being created by volunteers using local knowledge, GPS tracks and donated sources. Includes an interactive map and details of how to get involved.

    openstreetmap.org

    Ordnance Survey

    Britain's national mapping agency. Historical, touring, landline, superplan, GB, Landranger, Explorer, road and street maps.

    ordnancesurvey.co.uk

    Merriam-Webster

    Publisher of American English dictionaries and reference sources.

    merriam-webster.com

    Azet.sk

    Dajte domov Vášmu internetu. S portálom Azet.sk nájdete informácie na jednom mieste. Ponúka služby katalógu firiem, bazáru, aktuality, Å¡port, počasie, kalendár a iné.

    azet.sk

    CollinsDictionary.com

    Collins Dictionaries. English, French, German, Spanish. Comprehensive Dictionaries, Always Free Online.

    collinsdictionary.com

    National Library of Scotland

    A complete list of library catalogs and indexes, current exhibitions and a digital library. Located in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

    nls.uk

    bab.la - loving languages

    Search translations in the online dictionary and have fun learning languages with vocabulary lessons and many free games and quizzes.

    bab.la

    The British Library

    Official depository of the United Kingdom and one the largest research institutions in the world. Maintains collections of primary and secondary resource materials dealing with most areas of intellectual inquiry. Locations in London and West Yorkshire, Un

    bl.uk

    Spanish Dictionary

    Bidirectional Spanish and English dictionary with audio pronunciation of the words.

    spanishdict.com

    arXiv.org e-Print Archive

    Fully automated electronic archive and distribution server for research papers, hosted at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.

    arxiv.org

    yourDictionary.com

    The dictionary you can understand featuring definitions that actually make sense with example use cases for the most popular words. Be confident in your use of words! YourDictionary features original definitions with example use cases; definitions from th

    yourdictionary.com

    Linguee

    One can search many bilingual texts in English and German for words and expressions.

    linguee.com

    Yelp

    Members share their favorite recommendations - everything from the latest restaurants and shops, to the best hair salons and spas, to doctors and yoga instructors.

    yelp.com

    The Crossword Solver

    Collection of crossword solving tools and crossword thesaurus to help fill in the blanks in crossword puzzles.

    the-crossword-solver.com

    BrainyQuote

    BrainyQuote is the world's largest quotation site. We educate and entertain audiences of all ages with family-friendly quotations from history's most prominent figures through to today's newsmakers - famous celebrities, athletes, politicians, authors, and

    brainyquote.com