Browse by Call Number
You can browse the library for the subject linguistics by using the following call numbers:
P Philology. Linguistics
PE English language
The Library of Congress' Classification Outline for Class P Language and Literature can be found at the following link:
Library of Congress Classification Outline - Class P Language and Literature
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An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world’s 6,909 known living languages.
The Linguasphere Register
Register of the world’s languages and speech communities. Provided by the l’Observatoire linguistique.
Linguistic Resources on the Internet
A topically organized list of resources elsewhere on the Internet that may be of interest to the linguist. Provided by SIL.
The Linguist List
Operated by the Institute for Language Information and Technology (ILIT) at Eastern Michigan University, the aim of the list is to provide a forum where academic linguists can discuss linguistic issues and exchange linguistic information.
The Government of Canada's terminology and linguistic
California Language Archive
A catalog and online archive of the indigenous languages of California, western North America, and the Americas.
World Wide Words
"The English language is forever changing. New words appear; old ones fall out of use or change their meanings. World Wide Words tries to record at least some part of this shifting wordscape by featuring new words, word histories, the background to words in the news, and the curiosities of native English speech."
The following offers a very small selection of reference resources. Unless otherwise indicated, these resources are available on the second floor in the reference section.
For a list of useful databases please see the Articles and Databases tab. Databases are usually the best place to look for articles about a specific subject. However, if you would like to view journals devoted to a specific discipline you can search the catalog. The following list is a small sample of journals useful for researching linguistics. Many are available online. Check the record for format information.
"Contains articles, short reports, book reviews and book notices on all aspects of linguistics, focusing on the area of theoretical linguistics."
Journal of Linguistics
"Has as its goal to publish articles that make a clear contribution to current debate in all branches of theoretical linguistics. Provides an excellent survey of recent linguistics publications."
"Presents new theoretical developments based on the latest international discovery."
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