Dictionaries and Other Handy Tools

BibMe - provides an interactive tool to help create reference citations for research papers.

Citation Machine - provides an interactive tool to help create reference citations for research papers.

Conversion Calculator - converts units of weight, distance, temperature, volume, and more.

Currency Converter - find the latest currency exchange rates and convert all major world currencies.

Dictionary.com - dictionary and thesaurus with definitions, synonyms, antonyms, idioms, and word origins.

Google Translate - translates words, phrases, and web pages into and from dozens of languages.

Forvo - a foreign language word pronunciation guide, with more than a million foreign words pronounced by native speakers.

InfoPlease - provided an encyclopedia, almanac, atlas, dictionary, and other useful tools.

KnightCite - An online citation generator service provided by the Hekman Library of Calvin College. This service simplifies the often tedious task of compiling an accurate bibliography in the appropriate style by formatting the given data on a source into a reliable citation, eliminating the need to memorize minute details of style for multiple kinds of sources. 

Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus - online dictionary, thesaurus, spanish-english and medical dictionaries, audio pronunciations, and word games.

Snopes.com - check the truth behind urban legends, folklore, myths, and rumors.

Time Zones - see what time it is all around the world.

Time Zone Converter - convert the time from one location to another, worldwide.

Web 2.0 Scientific Calculator - a free online calculator that does everything from simple math to scientific calculations.

Wikipedia -  a free online encyclopedia that anyone can add to or edit.

World History Encyclopedia - non-profit organization publishing the world's most-read history encyclopedia.

World Statistics Pocketbook - The World Statistics Pocketbook is an annual compilation of key economic, social and environmental indicators, presented in one-page profiles, compiled by the United Nations Statistics Division

Zip Code Lookup - official U.S. Post Office zip code finder tool.


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