Answered By: APUS Librarians
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2022     Views: 2381

American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language     The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language is just one of many dictionaries available in the Trefry Library.  Read on to learn how you can find more. 

Our library has plenty of dictionaries to choose from, and Credo Reference is a good place to find them.  Credo linked on the library's Articles & Databases page and in the RESEARCH menu. 

1.  On the Credo homepage, click the menu icon in the top left corner.

2. Click All Titles.

3. Use the subject drop-down menu to choose General Reference for basic English language dictionaries.  Or, for discipline-specific dictionaries, choose a subject.

4. Type "dictionary" into the search box.

5.  Click the search button.

Steps to find dictionaries in CREDO.


You can also find dictionaries when you search the library for books.  Search for keywords like these depending upon what kind of dictionary you need:

  • business dictionaries
  • health dictionaries
  • biographical dictionaries

Legal Studies students: see Where can I find a legal dictionary?

ENGL101 students: see I have to write an essay. Do you have any research or writing tips?

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