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Dictionaries & Thesauri

A resource guide to Queens Libraries dictionary and thesauri reference resources.
Swedish-German and German-Swedish dictionaries by Carl Auerbach, 2011
On the Shelves
In the Reference Collection of Stauffer Library (on the first floor), you will find several shelves of English, general western language and other language dictionaries.  As well there are other dictionaries that can be signed out and are located on the upper floors.
Via Omni
If you are looking for a dictionary in a specific language, then search Omni by Subject Heading. For example:
  • english language dictionaries
  • english language dictionaries french
  • chinese language dictionaries english
  • french language dictionaries english
  • friench language dictionaries spanish
  • german language dictionaries english
  • turkish language dictionaries
Check the subject guide in your discipline for a list of specialized dictionaries. Assistance is available by clicking on Ask Us on the Library Home page..