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DICTIONARIES & ENCYCLOPEDIAS

The Reference area is located on the first floor of McKillop Library. Reference materials do not circulate, but you are welcome to make photocopies.
  • Biographical Dictionary of American Architects (Deceased)
    REF NA736 .W5 1996

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of American Antiques
    REF NK805 .C65 1965

  • Datapedia of the United States, 1790-2005: America Year by Year
    REF HA202 .K87 2001

  • The Design Encyclopedia
    Ref NK1370 .B93 2004

  • The Dictionary of Art
    REF N31 .D5 1996

  • Dictionary of Building Preservation
    REF NA31 .D55 1996

  • Dictionary of Marks: Pottery and Porcelain
    REF NK4215 .K68

  • The Dictionary of World Pottery and Porcelain
    REF NK3770 .B64

  • The Elements of Style: an Encyclopedia of Domestic Architectural Details
    REF NA2850 .E44 1991

  • Encyclopedia of Archaeology: the Great Archaeologists
    REF CC110 .E54 1999

  • Encyclopedia of American Architecture
    REF NA705 .H86

  • The Encyclopedia of Furniture
    REF NK2205 .A7 1965

  • Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology
    REF GN307 .E525 1996

  • Encyclopedia of Underwater and Maritime Archaeology
    REF CC77.U5 E53 1998

  • Encyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology
    REF CC70 .K56 2000

  • An Illustrated Dictionary of Ceramics
    REF NK3770 .S38 1974b

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HANDBOOKS, DIRECTORIES & ATLASES

  • The Architectural Heritage of Newport, Rhode Island, 1640-1915
    REF NA735.N54 D6 1967

  • The Atlas of World Archaeology
    REF CC165 .A85 2000

  • Furniture Treasury
    REF NK2406 .N732 1961

  • Genealogical Sources in the Rhode Island State Archives
    REF F78 .G463 1991

  • Historical Statistics of the United States, Colonial Times to 1970
    REF HA202 .B87 1975

  • How to Find Out By Asking: A Guide to Oral History in Rhode Island
    REF F78.2 .Q56

  • Measuring America: The Decennial Censuses from 1790 to 2000
    REF HA37.U62 M43 2002

  • NDI (National Death Index) PLUS: Coded Causes of Death
    REF HA38.A3 N2715 1999

  • The Oxford Companion to Archaeology
    REF CC70 .O96 1996

  • Rhode Island: the National Register of Historic Places: Questions About the National Register
    REF F80 .R46 1998

  • Treasury of American Design
    REF NK805 .H67

  • Where to Write for Vital Records: Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Divorces
    REF HA38 .A495

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