North-West University Libraries

E-reference works

Almanacs/Calendars

Bibliographic styles

Dictionaries

  • The Electronic WAT provides electronic access to the 14 WAT-parts (A-S), as well as the Woordkeusegids.
  • The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language. It is a guide to the meaning, history and pronunciation of over half a million words.
  • Oxford Reference Online is a collection of electronic reference works.
  • Pharos is the focus of South African subject dictionaries and glossaries — a one-stop reference for all terminology users.

Encyclopedia

Exam papers

News

Pharmacopeia

General reference sources

Statistics

  • Statistics South Africa or  Stats SA aims to produce timely, accurate and accessible official statistics on South Africa

Universities, technikons and schools worldwide

Yearbooks