This subject guide highlights some key discipline resources to get you started with study and research.
Below are some dictionaries and grammar works to get you started. For further resources, also check the following subject headings in the Library catalogue:
Dizionario dei sinonimi e contari (Thesaurus)
Easy to use synonym search for Italian words provided by Corriere della sera.
Collins Italian » English online dictionary with thousands of words and phrases.
Italian verbs conjugator
Useful site for working with Italian verbs.
To find books on a particular subject, use a keyword search on the Library Catalogue. For example:
Keyword searching often retrieves a large number of results. These four techniques can help you focus your search:
The video below (3:47 mins) explains how you can use these advanced search techniques to quickly find relevant books and ebooks in the catalogue:
Use databases to search across many academic resources (including peer-reviewed journals) at the same time.
Refer to the A-Z Ejournals and Databases page for a comprehensive list of available resources.
The selection of multidisciplinary databases below will retrieve results from different subject areas.
You can find relevant information and resources for your research on the websites of professional organisations and bodies, institutes, NGOs, government departments, etc.
This guide gives a few suggestions to get you started and to give you an idea what to look for. It is by no means comprehensive. If you are a coursework student, check your LMS to see if your lecturer has provided website recommendations.
Tip: if you want to limit your Google search results to organisational, governmental, or educational websites, use Google's advanced search option to limit the site or domains to .org, .gov, .edu.
Some website suggestions to get you started: